“Champions For Learning has given me the motivation to work hard. They have taught me how to be successful and have helped me in my personal growth.”  – Gina

Fostering Real-world Learning Opportunities for Students and Families

Supporting families and helping students gain the skills and vision for their future is a unique and important role for our community. Champions For Learning works with the community, connecting them directly with students in support of college and career readiness.

  • Volunteer models: Take Stock in Children and Real-World Learning Model/College & Career Prep
  • Community-based programming and training: Specific initiatives are developed to help hundreds of students focus on the tasks they need to accomplish to achieve their future goals
  • Access to financial resources: leading collaborative county-wide efforts to increase completion rates for the Free Application of Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
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Real-World Learning Model

College and Career Prep Program – Any eleventh grade student (regardless of income level) from public or independent high schools is eligible to apply for this college and career prep program which assists students in accomplishing their goals and finding the financial resources to pay for post-high school education.

Take Stock in Children

Scholarship & Mentoring Program – Eighth grade students with economic needs are selected to meet with a Champions For Learning volunteer mentor regularly. Upon successful completion of the program, the students earn a two year Florida state college tuition scholarship.

Student Resources

Learn more about the many resources that families and students will find useful as they strive to find their pathway and accomplish their future goals.

Our Impact

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completing FAFSA
scholarship offers to 78 seniors

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