Our Future Leaders Academy students are making us prouder and prouder every day.
- Jorge Serrano, a senior at Palmetto High School has received the Army ROTC Scholarship. This scholarship will cover all his college costs, from his freshman year through graduation. He wants to pursue a career in the medical field.
- Jorge Hernandez accompanied our Executive Director to give a presentation to the Manatee Community Foundation Manatee Matches Circle and impressed the donors with his story. Hernandez was given a scholarship of $1,000 from an anonymous donor and also received a laptop donated by a generous donor to send him to college on his way to becoming a veterinarian.
- Ten fortunate UnidosNow scholars were provided a scholarship to attend ACT preparation classes at USF-Sarasota Manatee. We are grateful to the William Stark Foundation and Jo-Ann Hillman for their generous support.
- More college acceptances for our students:
Diamante Luna: Agnes Scott College, Stephens College.
Karen Cruz: University of South Florida.
Freddy Orjuela: University of Central Florida, Wheaton College.
Lorenzo Dubrocq: University of Miami, Rochester Institute of Technology, Lehigh University, Boston University, Colgate University.
Laura Orjuela: University of Colorado Boulder, University of Central Florida, Florida State University.