Sgroi Financial LLC supports local teachers through Pencil Project Giveaway

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For the sixth year in a row, Sgroi Financial will award $2,500 to local teachers. Through their Pencil Project Giveaway, $500 will be given to five local teachers from throughout WNY. The Pencil Project Giveaway is part of an initiative that is very important to Sgroi Financial – supporting local teachers.

This year’s Pencil Project Giveaway runs through Aug. 20. The nomination process is simple as anyone can nominate a teacher from any school district in WNY. Winners will be announced on Monday, Aug. 21, and will receive $500 toward classroom supplies.

Past winners include teachers from Cleveland Hill Middle School, Franklin Elementary, Bennet Park Montessori Center, Wilson Elementary and Erie 1 Boces.

Nominations can be easily submitted online at

In addition to the Pencil Project, Sgroi Financial supports local educators by assisting thousands of teachers each year from over 100 districts with their 403(b) plan which is a retirement plan designed for careers such as teachers, nonprofit employees and religious organizations.

For more information, please contact Abigail Clouden at