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May 13, 2015, 18:30 ET
Madeline Pumariega, President and CEO of Take Stock in Children, is appointed the new Chancellor of the Florida College System

Take Stock In Children President And CEO Madeline Pumariega Appointed As Florida College System Chancellor

Today, Education Commissioner Pam Stewart announced the appointment of Madeline M. Pumariega, President and CEO of Take Stock in Children as the...

May 07, 2015, 19:20 ET
Pictured are (from left) Lovely Noel, Take Stock in Children College Success Coach, Sal Ferradas, U.S. Trust and Take Stock in Children Board Member, Marilyn Emas, Take Stock in Children Vice President of Development; John Locke, Take Stock in Children Comptroller and Director of Compliance; Maryam Laguna, Take Stock in Children Director of Communications and Partnerships; Richard Berkowitz, Berkowitz, Pollack, Brant and Take Stock in Children Board Member; Laurie Zapletal, BB&T and GMCC Nonprofit Business Committee Chair; and Gene Schaefer, Miami Market President, Bank of America.

Take Stock in Children Takes Top Honors for Innovation

 Take Stock in Children was recently recognized as an Innovative Program of Excellence by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce during the...

Jan 27, 2015, 16:43 ET
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Life-Changing Fellowship Awarded to Exemplary Take Stock in Children Scholars

As a result of their character, academics and leadership qualities, six mentored Florida high school student scholars were chosen as 2015 Take...

Jan 15, 2015, 18:17 ET
Celebrating USDOE Investing in Innovation $3 Million Grant announced today at Edward White High School with (from left to right) Superintendent of Duval Public Schools Nikolai Vitti, TSIC Alumna Melkevia Morris  and TSIC President and CEO Madeline Pumariega

Take Stock In Children Receives Federal Innovation Grant To Launch Mentoring Pilot In Florida High Schools

 With its new $3 million U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation (i3) grant, Take Stock in Children, Florida's preeminent...

Nov 12, 2014, 17:25 ET
Take Stock in Children hosts student career exploration with Roadtrip Nation in Miami

Take Stock In Children Partners With Roadtrip Nation To Drive Student Success And Career Exploration

Getting excited about their futures, today nearly 100 students experienced a one-of-a-kind, career exploration event hosted by Take Stock in...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:48 ET
Former NBA basketball player and Miami Heat star Shane Battier addresses Take Stock in Children newest incoming scholars during a Contract Signing Celebration. (PRNewsFoto/Take Stock in Children)

Former Miami Heat Star Shane Battier Motivates New Miami Class Of Take Stock In Children Scholars To Excel

Former NBA basketball player Shane Battier spoke to more than 300 people during Take Stock in Children's annual Contract Signing Celebration for...

Oct 06, 2014, 14:56 ET
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Former Miami Heat Star Shane Battier to Address Newest Class of Take Stock In Children Scholars

Take Stock in Children (TSIC), a scholarship and mentoring program will host a Contract Signing Celebration on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 for its...

Oct 02, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Former NFL Player Eugene Profit Tees Up For Take Stock In Children

The 4th Annual Profit Golf Classic benefiting Take Stock in Children will take place on Saturday, October 4th at the renowned King & Bear Golf...

Sep 11, 2014, 16:37 ET
Take Stock in Children College and Career Readiness Summit presented by the Florida Lottery in Orlando featured panels discussing education pathways for Florida's youth living poverty (PRNewsFoto/Take Stock in Children)

College and Career Readiness Summit Highlights Criticality of Education Pathways for Youth in Poverty

 Take Stock in Children's first College and Career Readiness Summit presented by the Florida Lottery and held at the Westin Orlando Universal...

Jul 16, 2014, 11:11 ET
More than 1,800 Take Stock in Children high school seniors received The Orange Book College Success Guide to help them navigate through college. (PRNewsFoto/Take Stock in Children)

Take Stock In Children Revamps College Success Guide

Take Stock in Children (TSIC), a statewide non-profit organization with a solid history of providing at-risk youth with scholarships, mentors and...

Feb 27, 2014, 16:00 ET
2014 Take Stock in Children's Leaders 4 Life with Mark Asofsky of the Asofsky Family Foundation.  (PRNewsFoto/Take Stock in Children)

Six Take Stock In Children High School Scholars Honored In Tallahassee

  Take Stock in Children high school seniors- Jorden Holland from Okaloosa County, Daniella Rossi from Indian River County, Jacquelynn...

Feb 18, 2014, 18:08 ET
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Pathways To Success Summit Highlights Take Stock Success

Take Stock in Children, a non-profit organization in Florida that provides scholarships, mentors and hope to at-risk students, recognized its top...

Jan 15, 2014, 10:59 ET
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National Mentoring Month In Florida Starts On High Note

Six Mentored High School Students Selected to Receive Leaders for Life™ Fellowship Award At the beginning of National Mentoring Month, six...

Oct 15, 2013, 16:16 ET
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Take Stock in Children Partnering With The Princeton Review

To Provide SAT Test-Prep Resources To 1,590 Florida Eleventh Grade Students Take Stock in Children (www.takestockinchildren.org), a non-profit...

Oct 11, 2013, 16:06 ET
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Chairman Of The Board Ted Carter Takes Stock In Children

Jacksonville Economic Development CEO to Chair Florida's Most Successful Mentoring 501(c)3  Take Stock in Children, Florida's flagship...

Oct 03, 2013, 10:08 ET
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Take Stock In Children Announces Madeline Pumariega As New President/CEO

Madeline M. Pumariega has been appointed to serve as President & Chief Executive Officer of Take Stock in Children, a...

Sep 26, 2013, 16:32 ET
Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell celebrates the opening of a Tampa Bay Rays season game for Take Stock in Children's Night at the Ballpark on August 28, 2013. The event was held during the flagship mentoring organization's annual conference: "Take Stock in Children -- A Grand Slam for Florida Students."  (PRNewsFoto/Take Stock in Children)

"A Grand Slam for Florida's Students" Highlights Success Strategy

Presented by the Florida Lottery, Conference Hits One Out Of The Park  Take Stock in Children's "A Grand Slam for Florida's Students"...

Jun 07, 2013, 11:15 ET
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FPL Fuels Future For Take Stock In Children Seniors

Four Take Stock in Children high school seniors were recently honored as Florida Power & Light Company (FPL)  Scholars. Recognized as...

Apr 24, 2013, 15:26 ET
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Take Stock In Children Salutes Top Volunteer Mentor

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, Take Stock in Children honored one of 7,500 Florida volunteer mentors with the organization's most...

Mar 29, 2013, 08:30 ET

Take Stock in Children Palm Beach County to Enroll 200 New Students into Mentoring/Scholarship Program

 Take Stock in Children strives to help at risk Palm Beach County students, ages 12 through 18, graduate high school by providing...