Take Stock in Children Scholarships

 
Take Stock in Children

Our Program Coordinators
 
Betty Saffioti
Program Director
bsaffiot@irsc.edu
772-462-7252
 
Olivia Lenau
Program Assistant/Data Management
olenau@irsc.edu
772-462-4786
 
Lisa Ruiz
College Success Coach
Indian River, St. Lucie and Okeechobee Counties
lruiz@irsc.edu
772-462-7245
Indian River County: 772-577-3760
Evette Rodriguez
College Success Coach
Martin and St. Lucie Counties
erodrigu@irsc.edu
772-462-7248
Martin County: 772-419-5692
 


Take Stock in Children Program

Take Stock in Children is a comprehensive program that helps at-risk, low-income children succeed by providing college scholarships, volunteer mentors, student advocates/case managers, early intervention, and long-term support. High standards, parental involvement, and community support are crucial to the program's success.

Take Stock in Children Supports Students

The Indian River State College Foundation is the lead agency for Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties. In the past 20 years, the IRSC Foundation has changed the lives of more than 915 young people along the Treasure Coast. Partnerships with local school districts, the Florida Prepaid Foundation, and countless businesses and individuals have led to tremendous success.

Success Stories
 
 
IRSC graduate India White is a stellar example of the power of the Take Stock in Children Scholarship Program.
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Support a Scholarship

The lives of at-risk children are being transformed by the opportunity of an education through the Take Stock in Children program. Community support is vital to the continuation of this highly successful program.
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Become a Mentor

Give a little time, get a lot in return. It only takes a few hours a month to make a huge difference in the life of a child. Mentoring helps keep kids off drugs, out of gangs, and in school so they can fulfill their dreams. And the best part is that you’ll not only see what it does for them, you’ll feel what it does for you.
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Additional Resources

Spotlights

IRSC Employees: Join Team IRSC 2017!

Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning: Distinguished Lecture Series 17-18

Congratulations! Timothy Girard, President of Girard Equipment, Named 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year

Leslie Candes Named IRSC's 2017 Distinguished Alumna

Dr. Angie Bailey Named 2017 Harriett Kirk Crago Faculty of the Year

Planned Giving

IRSC Alumni Association

IRSC Scholarships For 2017-2018 Academic Year

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