Press Releases

Record Number of Opportunity Scholarship Applications Provide Hope for Thousands of NC Students

By: pefncadmin
Feb 18, 2016
Raleigh, NC (February 18, 2016) – Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC), the state’s leading voice for educational choice, applauds the tremendous parental demand for both the Opportunity Scholarship Program and Children with Disabilities Grant. Over 12,000 Opportunity Scholarship applications have been received since the Program’s start just three years ... READ MORE

It’s Official — Opportunity Scholarships Expand!

By: pefncadmin
Sep 18, 2015
Raleigh, NC (September 18, 2015) – Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC), the state’s leading voice for educational choice, applauds Governor McCrory for signing a budget that expands the Opportunity Scholarship Program to thousands more children. Below is a statement from Darrell Allison, president of PEFNC: “The expansion of the ... READ MORE

Children, Parents Win Big with Final N.C. State Budget

By: pefncadmin
Sep 15, 2015
Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC), the state’s leading voice for educational choice, celebrates the North Carolina General Assembly’s compromised budget that showcases the importance of a holistic approach to K-12 education while awaiting final approval and signature of the governor. Below is a statement from ... READ MORE

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