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Sep 01, 2015, 15:21 ET Take Stock in Children Names Jillian Hasner as New President and CEO

Jillian Hasner has been appointed to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of Take Stock in Children, a statewide non-profit organization...


Jan 27, 2015, 16:43 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 18, 2014, 18:08 ET 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 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 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 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 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 "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 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 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 22, 2013, 15:29 ET Take Stock in Children Awards Asofsky Foundation "Leaders 4 Life" Fellowship

All Non-Tuition Related Expenses Paid for These Five Exemplary Florida High School Students Take Stock in Children provides college...