Professor Barbara T. Bowman received a 2014 Education Award from the Illinois Currency Exchange Charitable Foundation.

Bowman accepted the award at the foundation’s Back 2 School luncheon, which supports its initiative to provide school supplies to children from low-income families. Elizabeth Dozier, principal of Christian Fenger Academy High School, also received the award.

The foundation, created in 2010, manages the Back 2 School program, whose mission is to create and support educational opportunities that enrich the lives of Illinois children.

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