ICAN Welcome New Partners in College Access Initiative
ICAN Welcomes New Partners for College Access Initiative
Support for College and Career Readiness Programming Grows Across Iowa
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA (April 5, 2013) — The Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) is pleased to announce the addition of new members to the organization’s Partnership Program. ICAN partners with education-minded institutions and organizations to bring comprehensive college and career readiness programming and resources to students and parents across Iowa, and to support initiatives around the state that support economic growth through increased training and education.
The ICAN Partnership Program is open to any business, organization or institution with the desire to support long-term economic growth and success for Iowa communities and citizens. Partners of the program have joined together to support ICAN’s work in career and college readiness programming which is outlined in the ICAN College Access Power Plan, a suite of programs and services designed to help families better understand college and career planning, how to successfully navigate paying for college, and choosing both a college and major that are the right fit.
ICAN’s new partners include:
- ACT, Inc
- Ascentra Credit Union
- Consumer Credit of Des Moines
- Family Planning Council of Iowa
- First National Bank – Le Mars
- Linn Area Credit Union
- Mount Vernon Bank & Trust Company
- University of Wisconsin - Platteville
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The Iowa College Access Network is a nonprofit, educational organization. ICAN is the College Access Network for Iowa, and a member of the National College Access Network (NCAN). ICAN has locations in Cedar Rapids, Sioux City and West Des Moines, which provide information and support to students and their families as they plan their postsecondary education and apply for financial aid. All ICAN programs and services are provided without charge. For more information about ICAN, call (877) 272-4692 or visit www.ICANsucceed.org