Partner Spotlight: Shane Battier
Former NBA basketball player Shane Battier spoke to more than 300 people during Take Stock in Children's annual Contract Signing Celebration for its newest Miami class of 103 low-income, at-risk students.
Battier spoke to the students about taking ownership of their futures and being captains of... Read more »
Mentor Spotlight: Francine Swadley-Lemay
There’s a saying that goes “Do a good turn daily.” The Girl Scout slogan, which has been used since 1912, is a reminder of the many ways girls can contribute positively to the lives of others. Francine Swadley-Lemay takes that slogan to heart.
As an alumna of the Take Stock in Children program, Francine today pays it forward by...
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Alumni Spotlight: Wilnic Gideon Honored as 2014 Alumni of the Year
Boca Raton High School Dean Wilnic Gideon was announced as the recipient of Take Stock in Children’s 2014 Alumni of the Year.
Since 1995, more than 14,000 Take Stock in Children scholars have graduated from high school and Wilnic Gideon was singled out of many for the honor this year. Read more »
4TH ANNUAL PROFIT GOLF CLASSIC BENEFITS TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN'S WORK AND MISSION IN FLORIDAThe 4th Annual Eugene Profit Golf Classic was recently held for the first time at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine benefitting Take Stock in Children. A record amount of golfers and TSIC supporters turned out for the event that took place on the greens of the renowned King & Bear Golf Course.
"I have several business partners and clients in the Florida market, so it was only natural to expand our charitable efforts to the Florida marketplace," said Eugene Profit. "The decision to name Take Stock in Children as one of the beneficiaries of the 4th Annual Profit Golf Classic was a rather easy one. The organization's mission aligns perfectly with our company's mission of believing that no child should be left behind and that given the proper tools, resources, and encouragement, anything is possible," he concluded.
"We are delighted to partner with an organization that shares our commitment to helping students achieve their dreams and making a difference in our communities," said Madeline Pumariega, Take Stock in Children State President and CEO.
Tournament sponsors included Profit Investments, The William Capital Group, Cheevers and Company, Loop Capital, Topeka, Greenberg Traurig, Cabrera Capital Markets, Lewis & Knopf, Advent, Investment Technology Partners, Florida Blue, Edwin Watts, The Spa at World Golf Village, Aroma's, Love Too Par, Arlington Toyota, Underwood Jewelers, Carlisle Industries, KIND Healthy Snacks, Ponte Verda Recorder and First Coast Register and Jerome Brown's Famous BBQ, just to name a few.
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