Cal-Maine Foods donates $100,000 to help fund scholarship program for lower-income students

January. 10, 2020 | Cal-Maine Foods, Inc., the largest producer and marketer of eggs in the United States, has contributed $100,000 to the Step Up For Students Scholarship Program. The donation funds about 14 scholarships for deserving K-12 schoolchildren in Florida through the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program, which is funded by corporations with tax-credited donations. The scholarships give lower-income … Read More

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company donates $2.5 million to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program

Nov. 6, 2019 | FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.– Step Up For Students announced Nov. 5 a $2.5 million contribution to the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program from Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company (UPCIC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc. UPCIC’s contribution funds 359 scholarships for deserving K-12 Florida schoolchildren for the 2019-20 schoolyear. The scholarships give lower-income … Read More

Republic National Distributing Company donates $65 million to help fund scholarship program for lower-income students

October 22, 2019 | Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), one of the nation’s leading wholesale alcohol beverage distributors, has once again contributed $65 million to the Step Up For Students Scholarship Program. RNDC celebrated the substantial donation while visiting Tampa Catholic High School students who use the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship through Step Up For Students. RNDC’s contribution funds 9,339 … Read More

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits announces $150 Million commitment to the Step Up For Students Scholarship program

April 30, 2019 | Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, the world’s preeminent distributor of beverage alcohol, announced today it has once again committed $150 million to the Step Up For Students scholarship program for the 2019-20 school year. Southern Glazer’s announced the incredible pledge during a celebration honoring the company’s 2018-19 contribution of $150 million, which funds 22,319 scholarships. The … Read More

Wright Flood makes $1.2 million contribution to scholarship program

FEBRUARY 21, 2019 | Wright Flood, the top flood insurance provider in the nation, made a $1.2 million contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. Wright Flood’s donation will fund scholarships for 178 Florida children, giving them the opportunity to attend the school that best meets their learning needs. Since partnering with Step … Read More

Waste Management Inc. of Florida makes $5 million contribution to scholarship program

FEBRUARY 14, 2019 |  Waste Management Inc. of Florida, the leading provider of comprehensive waste management environmental services in Florida, made a $5 million contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. Waste Management’s donation will fund scholarships for 744 Florida children, giving them the opportunity to attend the school that best meets … Read More

HMSHost Helps Improve Education Access for Florida Schoolchildren with $500K Contribution to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program

MARCH 1, 2019 | HMSHost celebrates with Step Up For Students at Impact Christian Academy in Jacksonville, Florida. Pictured (adults from left to right) are HMSHost Vice President of Business Development Stephen Douglas and Step Up For Students COO Anne White. They are joined by students who are benefiting from the scholarship. HMSHost celebrates with Step Up For Students at … Read More

TIAA Bank makes $1.5 million contribution to scholarship program

MARCH 12, 2019 | TIAA Bank announced a $1.5 million contribution to Step Up For Students. Pictured (adults from left to right) are Step Up For Students Development Officer Renae Sweeney, TIAA Bank Senior Vice President and CRA Officer Joseph Hernandez, and Step Up For Students COO Anne White. They are joined by students who are benefiting from the scholarship. … Read More

First National Bank of South Miami makes $300,000 contribution to scholarship program

FEBRUARY 8, 2019 |  First National Bank of South Miami, the provider of award-winning services from commercial lending to trust management to a comprehensive range of personal banking services, made a $300,000 contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. First National Bank of South Miami’s donation will fund scholarships for 45 Florida … Read More