Want to Learn More?

Attend a 101!

Attend a Champions 101: Learn about how our work is impacting students, families, and teachers in Collier County. Champions 101s are informational sessions that serve as an introduction to who we are, what we do, and how to help.

For more information contact Kristin Peras, Director of Community Engagement at 239-643-4755 or kperas@championsforlearning.org

Student Support

  • Take Stock in Children scholarship and mentoring program
  • College and Career Preparation Program
  • Countywide efforts to increase access to financial resources
  • Community-based programs to connect Collier students to their future goals

Educator Support

  • Classroom and school-based grants
  • Florida Education License Plate- License to Learn
  • Golden Apple Teacher Recognition Program
  • Community-based and peer learning


  • Roundtable conversations
  • Future Ready Collier collaborative network
  • Recognizing community members for their impact through Night of Champions and Heart of the Apple
  • Give the gift of time or treasure

Interested in helping students achieve their goals?