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Suncoast Schools FCU Foundation provides scholarship to PHCC's Take Stock in Children program

Foundation receives donation
Maria Hixon, PHCC Foundation Director of Development; Mary Tlachac, Suncoast Schools FCU Foundation Executive Director

The Pasco-Hernando Community College Foundation recently received $7,615 from the Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union (FCU) Foundation for the PHCC’s Take Stock In Children of Hernando County scholarship program.

The $7,615 donation to the PHCC Foundation, to be matched with funds contributed by the state of Florida, will provide three, full two-year scholarships to students enrolled in PHCC’s Take Stock In Children of Hernando County program. Take Stock in Children promotes personal growth, self-responsibility, and academic success for deserving low-income children by providing a set of resources including mentors, scholarships, long-term support, student advocacy, and educational opportunities.

The Suncoast Schools FCU Foundation is a vehicle for Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union to support the education, health and emotional well-being of children in the communities they serve through scholarships and contributions to K-12 public schools and other post-secondary education institutions.

For more information or to make a contribution, please call 727-816-3410 or visit

Release date: 
September 4, 2012
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