Education Grantee Highlights
All of our grantees do great and valuable work and we like to share their stories when we can. Below are links to stories about five of our Education grantees and the work they’ve each done this past year.
- Supporting STEM Education at Florida Gulf Coast University
- Workplace Readiness Program is Largest Ever
- Education and Big Smiles on a Florida College Campus
- Everyone graduated high school; Everyone enrolled in college
- Reading isn’t as scary as it used to be!
- New Horizons’ Super Teens
- Way to Grow
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sun Coast
Most of our highlighted stories are written based on our grantee’s follow up reports. If you are proud of your funding outcomes and have a story you’d like us to share, please be sure to call our attention to it in your follow up report.
In the meantime, thanks for all the good work you do!
East Side Learning Center Exceeded five of eight 2014 Funding Goals
100% of students learned to read better.
93% of kindergartners reading at or above grade level and ready for 1st grade.
100% of students had a caring relationship with an adult at ESLC.
More than half of volunteer tutors returned.
100% of students chose at least 5 free books for home or 2 books for summer.