Metro Tech: Nursing Instructor Dena Cady won $5000 Fiesta Bowl Wishes for Teachers Award

Posted by Communications at 12/21/2016

Nursing instructor Dena Cady has won a $5,000 Fiesta Bowl Wishes for Teachers award, in partnership with College Football Playoff Foundation Extra Yard for Teachers.  She will use the funds for new mannequins for the nursing lab. Over 2,400 teachers from Arizona submitted applications, and Rutan’s wish was randomly selected to be granted.   Each winning teacher is also invited to attend the Motel 6 Caxtus Bowl at Chase Field, December 27, where they will be honored on field with  fellow Wishes for Teachers recipients.  The Extra Yard for Teachers program is distributing $500,000 in Fiesta Bowl Wishes to 100 Arizona teachers in December.