Norcross, GA, April 12, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Ashworth College (http://www.ftbenning.ashworthmilitary.com), announced that it will be a sponsor of the 2011 Ft. Benning Eggstravaganza -- an annual egg hunt coordinated by the Ft. Benning Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation organization.
The event will take place on the Post Commander’s lawn, welcoming the children of the base’s active duty families and others affiliated with the post. Members of the Ashworth Military Education team will be on hand to offer refreshments to the parents.
"We’re looking forward to participating in this event and getting to know members of the Ft. Benning Community,” said Rodney Butler, U.S. Army First Sergeant, Retired and Ashworth College Military Education Coordinator on behalf of the accredited online school. “We’re committed to all aspects of Ft. Benning, including events like the Eggstravaganza that gives back to the families who dedicate their lives to the military.”
Ashworth College is a Servicemember Opportunity Colleges Consortium (SOC) member school, accepts ACE credits and is approved for a range of other military benefits including Post 9/11 GI Bill, Montgomery GI Bill, GoArmyEd, and MyCAA.
Ashworth has been recognized as a military friendly school by both G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education magazines. The online school also supports a campus chapter of the Student Veteran’s Association and is a sponsor of Military Spouse magazine’s 2011 Military Spouse of the Year Award.
About Ft. Benning Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation
FMWR provides high quality programs, ranging from child care to financial counseling and deployment assistance, as well as entertainment and leisure activities. The mission of Fort Benning’s FMWR is to enhance and improve the quality of life for our customers with exceptional recreation, child and youth services, social, entertainment and lodging programs. FMWR programs and events are vital tools for Soldier readiness, keeping them physically fit, reducing stress, building skills and self-confidence, and helping form strong esprit de corps. Ft. Benning is located immediately south of Columbus, GA.
About Ashworth College
As a leader in online education, Ashworth College has built a tradition of excellence spanning 25 years, offering students worldwide more than 115 online college degrees, online career certificates, online career training and high school online diplomas that are affordable and fit the busy schedules of working adults. Ashworth also offers military education online as well as specialized programs for corporate partners and homeschoolers.
Headquartered in Norcross, GA, Ashworth is accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The Accrediting Commission of the DETC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. James Madison High School is further accredited regionally by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). SACS CASI is an accreditation division of AdvancED. For more information, visit http://www.ashworthcollege.edu.