Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Lynn Geffrard
Inspiration / Scholarship Program

Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Lynn Geffrard

This is the third of a profile series written by Social Media Coordinator Michelle Vergara that showcases previous Project Inspire Scholarship winners. Lynn Geffrard is the executive director and founder of her nonprofit Dusting H.E.R. and will be transferring to Florida Atlantic University in fall 2015. How did you first get involved with Project Inspire? I … Continue reading

Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Torie Cobbs
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Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Torie Cobbs

This is the second of a profile series written by Social Media Coordinator Michelle Vergara that showcases previous Project Inspire Scholarship winners. Torie Cobbs is currently a junior at the University of West Florida (UWF), majoring in exercise and health science. She will be transferring to Oklahoma State University in Fall 2015 to be closer … Continue reading

Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Brittany L. Bridges
Inspiration / Scholarship Program

Project Inspire Scholarship Alumni Profile: Brittany L. Bridges

This is the first of a profile series written by Social Media Coordinator Michelle Vergara that showcases the Project Inspire Scholarship winners. Brittany Bridges is a senior at the University of Central Florida (UCF) majoring in Health Services Administration and minoring in Mass Communications. She will graduate in Spring 2016 and plans on going to nursing … Continue reading

Our 2013 Scholarship Recipients Say Thank You!
Inspiration / Scholarship Program

Our 2013 Scholarship Recipients Say Thank You!

Our 2013 scholarship recipients are now in college, experiencing the very things we hoped to prepare them for through the Daphne L. Charles Auxiliary Scholarship Program. See thank you notes from our recipients below along with quick updates about college life! A note of thanks from Danielle Liberal, Freshman at Barry University in Miami Shores, … Continue reading

Reflections from our founder on a visit to her high school alma mater
Inspiration / Youth, Education, Empowerment & the Arts Program

Reflections from our founder on a visit to her high school alma mater

Every year, I go back to my roots. I take some time to visit my high school alma mater and speak to students there. I stop them in the hallway, I visit classrooms, I catch them outside, and we talk about college, career, goal-setting and life in general. This past December 2013, I spoke to … Continue reading

Honoring 8 years of college fund recipients
Scholarship Program

Honoring 8 years of college fund recipients

For the past eight years, the Daphne L. Charles Auxiliary Fund has been making educational attainment more than a reality for many young women.   Starting out as a personal annual donation to deserving students, the fund has since transformed into a full-fledged scholarship program.  Let us honor these women, some of whom have since graduated from … Continue reading