Take Stock in Children of Sarasota Awards $600,000 in College Scholarships
The scholarships will go to 45 graduating seniors from Sarasota County Schools.
Forty-five graduating seniors from Sarasota County Schools have participated in the Take Stock in Children program, in which students and parents/guardians signed agreements to remain crime-free and drug-free, maintain good grades, behavior, and attendance, attend College Success Coaching sessions, and meet with their volunteer mentor on a regular basis. Students who have successfully completed the program will receive receive a college scholarship. This year, more than $600,000 will be awarded.