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 & Okeechobee Counties
lruiz@irsc.edu
Indian River 772-577-3760
St. Lucie 772-462-7245
Evette Rodriguez
College Success Coach
Martin & St. Lucie Counties
erodrigu@irsc.edu
Martin 772-419-5692
St. Lucie 772-462-7248


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 Scholarships

IRSC Employees: Join Team IRSC 2017!

Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning: Registration NOW Open!

Dr. Elliot Cohen Awarded 2017 Anne R. Snyder Department Chair Excellence Award

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

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

Leslie Candes Named IRSC's 2017 Distinguished Alumna

Planned Giving

IRSC Alumni Association

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