Businesses, organizations and individuals are invited to join the Wilson Education Partnership to help Wilson County Schools.  To learn more about any of these opportunities or to explore other areas of interest, contact our office.  The staff will connect you to the appropriate school liaison.


Provide Career Exploration Opportunities for Students

  • Work-based learning experiences and internships
  • Company tours
  • Job-shadowing experiences
  • Career fairs


Sponsor Enrichment for Teachers and School Staff

  • Summer internships in business and industry for teachers
  • Company tours for school staff
  • Salute educators during Teacher Appreciation Week (May) and American Education Week (Nov.) and other times during the year


Donate Classroom and School Resources

  • Grants for classroom projects (give directly to Wilson Education Partnership and we will help make dreams come true)
  • Scholarships for students
  • Funding for classroom field trips
  • Equipment, materials or funds to support curriculum-based projects or extra curricular activities
  • Sponsorship for a school Adult Spelling Bee team
  • Guest speakers with technical and/or subject-matter expertise
  • Mentors/tutors to assist individual students
  • Judges/coaches for academic contests
  • Test proctors and other volunteers
  • Donate backpacks and school supplies
WEP is able to provide support because of generous gifts made each year by in-vestments from businesses, individuals, and grants with the shared understanding that public education is central to a vibrant and healthy community.