FCB/Synovus Bank makes $900,000 contribution to scholarship program

FCB/Synovus Bank makes $900,000 contribution to scholarship program FEBRUARY 14, 2019 |  FCB/Synovus Bank, a top five regional bank by deposits in the Southeast, made a $900,000 contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. FCB/Synovus Bank’s donation will fund scholarships for 134 Florida children, giving them the opportunity to attend the school … Read More

City National Bank Makes $1.5 million Contribution To Scholarship Program

FEBRUARY 22, 2019 |  City National Bank, Florida’s Big Bank Alternative, has made a $1.5 million contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. The donation will fund 223 scholarships for children in South and Central Florida – giving them the opportunity to attend the school that best meets their learning needs. “At … Read More

Step Up for Students receive $3 million contribution for scholarship program from BB&T

MARCH 1, 2019 | BB&T made a $3 million contribution to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit, which administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren. BB&T’s donation will fund scholarships for 447 Florida children, giving them the opportunity to attend the school that best meets their learning needs. “BB&T believes in giving back to the communities in which we live and … Read More

WellCare Donates $3 Million to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program to Support Florida Schoolchildren

JANUARY 28, 2019 | WellCare Health Plans, Inc., a leading provider of government-sponsored managed care services, announced on January 28 a $3 million contribution to Step Up For Students, funding 446 K-12 scholarships during the 2018-19 school year. The scholarships allow lower-income children the opportunity to attend the school that best meets their learning needs. Since 2004, WellCare has generously … Read More

Ameris Bank Makes Financial Contribution For Scholarship Programs to Benefit Florida Schoolchildren

March 1, 2019 | Ameris Bank, a high-performing community bank serving communities for more than 45 years, has contributed more than $67,000 to Step Up For Students, a Florida-based nonprofit that administers scholarships to lower-income schoolchildren.  The financial donation by Ameris Bank will fund scholarships for 10 Florida children and allows them the opportunity to attend the school that best … Read More

AT&T Donates $25,000 to Step Up For Students

FEBRUARY 28, 2019 | AT&T, a communications technology company serving millions of U.S. consumers and global businesses with video, broadband and voice services, announced today a contribution of $25,000 to Step Up For Students. This donation will help maximize the impact of the Gardiner Scholarship Program. AT&T announced a $25,000 contribution to Step Up For Students. Pictured (adults from left … Read More

Step Up scholars receive key advice from business professionals

JANUARY 21, 2019 | Volunteer boards are critical to the success of an organization, particularly a nonprofit. Garnering advice from a cross-sector of business professionals can enhance and strengthen the organization and those it impacts. The Step Up For Students Advisory Board knows this first-hand.  The 15-member board is comprised of business professionals from around the country who meet throughout … Read More

GEICO Funds 1,041 Scholarships for Florida’s Underprivileged Schoolchildren

DECEMBER 19, 2018 | Tampa, FL GEICO’s commitment to Step up for Students will fund 1,041 scholarships, providing educational options to Florida’s underprivileged K-12 schoolchildren.  Step Up For Students administers the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program. Through GEICO’s generosity, 1,041 financially disadvantaged schoolchildren will be provided the opportunity to choose between a K-12 scholarship that helps with private school tuition … Read More

Globe Life makes $25,000 contribution to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program

DECEMBER 17, 2018 Globe Life, the top volume issuer of ordinary individual life insurance policies in the United States, announced Dec. 17 a $25,000 contribution to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program for the 2018-19 school year. This is the first time that Globe Life has supported Step Up For Students. The company’s contribution will fund three K-12 scholarships so … Read More

Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company makes $4 million contribution to Step Up For Students Scholarship Program

DECEMBER 13, 2018 | Boca Raton, FL Step Up For Students announced Dec. 4 a $4 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. The $4 million donation will fund 565 K-12 scholarships for the 2018-19 school year, so lower-income children can … Read More