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Martin County nonprofits join to create college scholarship program for low-income students, families

Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2021
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Summary: D'Asia Watson, 12, of Stuart, is now one of five students in the pilot Copper Key Promise Program — a collaboration between local nonprofits that mentors stand-out, low-income middle school students and families; provides educational and basic need programs and services; and purchases a four-year scholarship in the student's name. more…

New Scholarship Program Identifies MC Students with Potential

Date: Tuesday, April 6, 2021
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Summary: Tracey Etelson, Executive Director of the non-profit Nina Haven Scholarships, Inc., recently announced that the 501(c)(3) has partnered with Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County, House of Hope and the Community Foundation Martin-St.Lucie to create the “Copper Key Promise Program.” The four nonprofits collaborate to identify qualified students – who have been under-represented in the past – in the sixth and seventh grades and wrap them and their families in a blanket of services offered by the organizations. more…