Veterans Reach to Teach

A program designed for hiring Veterans and family members of those that served our country with a Bachelor’s Degree to be guest teacher substitutes in the state of Arizona.

News Coverage

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Our Mission

The mission of Checkered Flag Run is to provide diverse educational programs that impact under-served students and veterans. Our belief is access to quality educational opportunities ensures the investment of every student & Veteran gets them across the “finish line”.

Upcoming Events

The Bridge Forum Scottsdale

January 23, 2017

The Bridge Forum Scottsdale is an invitation-only event which seeks solutions and best practices from top law enforcement professionals. The forum features Police Chiefs from across metropolitan Phoenix who will lead interactive, results-oriented dialog sessions. Those who represent law enforcement, community organizations and the media will be invited to attend. The Bridge Forum Scottsdale is hosted by the Nielsen, Thurgood Marshall College Fund and the Checkered Flag Run Foundation.

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Fall 2017

HeroZona is Coming to Arizona in 2017.   With over 600,000 Veterans in the State of Arizona and 275,000 in Maricopa County, we plan to celebrate the diverse veteran and vetprenuer community.

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” We provide diverse educational programs that impact under-served students & veterans. “