The Impact of Fatherhood and Male Mentors: Interview with Chris Sprowls

Jun 19, 2024

June is Responsible Fatherhood Month in Florida! This month, we collectively celebrate fathers! Fathers and father figures are pivotal to the lives of their children every day. In this episode of the Mentors & Milestones Podcast, we talk with Chris Sprowls, former Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives and advocate for the Father First …

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It’s Not How You Start, It’s How You Finish

Jun 5, 2024

Dr. Wilnic Gideon, Take Stock Palm Beach alum (2006) and Take Stock Mentor of the Year (2014), gave time as a volunteer mentor while working in the Palm Beach School District and earning a doctoral degree. Today, Dr. Gideon is a principal at a middle school in the State of Washington and the author of Mindful …

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Was College Worth It?

May 22, 2024

Was college worth it? On this episode of the College Corner podcast, Christian Del Valle, Associate Director of the Take Stock in College Program and recent Broward College graduate, reflects on his college experience, lessons learned both in and outside the classroom, and the value of turning your passion into a career.    Follow Take …

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Giving Back While Going After Your Dreams

May 15, 2024

What does it look like to go after your dreams? Take Stock Collier County-Champions for Learning program alum, Leaders 4 Life fellow, and mentor Tien Nguyen, dreamt of working in aquaculture and has been laying the groundwork for making that dream a reality. Despite the obstacles and cultural expectations from parents, Tien overcame. Tien is a true …

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Take Stock in Children alum Tien Nguyen

Giving Back While Going After Your Dreams

What does it look like to go after your dreams? Take Stock Collier County-Champions for Learning program alum, Leaders 4 Life fellow, and mentor Tien...Read More

Soar Into Summer Series: Take Stock in College Team Roundtable

Welcome to the Summer Melt Series! We're kicking off our summer series on the College Corner Podcast with a Take Stock in College team...Read More

College Decision Month 2024 Celebration!

Take Stock Nation! May kicks off College Decision Month in our Take Stock program! This is one of our favorite times of the year as we celebrate our graduating seniors'...Read More

War on Procrastination

Take Stock in College declares war on procrastination! This is an important time for Take Stock in College scholars to get focused and accomplish those goals and tasks before the end...Read More

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