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The Business Education Partnership (BEP) Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization formed in 1988 with the help of the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce.

The BEP Foundation forms and sustains valuable relationships that promote true collaboration between educators and businesses, as demonstrated by its mission statement: “To foster interest in and to promote and support programs in public schools of the City of  Murfreesboro and Rutherford County that will prepare students for the business world.”

The BEP Foundation’s energetic and innovative programs provide business leadership opportunities and knowledge that aid in the creation of exceptional educational experiences for guidance counselors, teachers, and students. These programs link curriculum to the community and prepare tomorrow’s workforce while inspiring
future leaders.


Latest News

For Immediate Release

Murfreesboro, Tennessee  --  September 10, 2019 --  BEP Nissan Teacher Minigrant Award applications are now available for teachers who are working in the Murfreesboro City...


 – The Business Education Partnership has announced the winner of the inaugural Emil and Lilly Hassan Teachers’ Fund Award.  Rebecca Jones has been awarded for her propos...

For Immediate Release

MURFREESBORO, TN –  The Business Education Partnership Foundation (BEP) Nissan Teacher Minigrant Awards were held at Stones River Country Club to present funding awards to...

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Luke Dickerson, Murfreesboro City Teacher

My students have benefited greatly from the BEP Foundation's grants and programs. We are so fortunate to have this excellent resource in our community.

Tara Stone, Local Parent

I support BEP's initiatives to help prepare students for the future. Our children have personally benefited from the BEP Nissan Teacher Minigrant Awards their teachers have won, and we have seen firsthand the value of showing students real-world examples of their classroom lessons.