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FUTURES Graduates 41 from Tomorrow’s Leaders Program
FUTURES Graduates 41 from Tomorrow’s Leaders Program DAYTONA BEACH - FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools graduated 41 high school juniors on Wednesday, April 21, from its 32nd annual Tomorrow’s Leaders Program which develops young leaders for our community. The students, representing al... Read More

FUTURES Foundation receives $30,000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation
FUTURES Foundation receives $30,000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools received a $30,000 grant from Duke Energy Foundation to create powerful communities in Volusia County through teacher classroom mini-grants and Volusia County Schools’ Project IBIS (Investigating Bi... Read More

FUTURES Foundation Names 2021 First Year Teacher Award Recipients
FUTURES Foundation Names 2021 First Year Teacher Award Recipients FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools announced its 2021 First Year Teacher Award recipients during its annual recognition event April 6 at Jackie Robinson Ballpark.  Brian Levine, a third-grade teacher at Citrus Grove Elementary School ... Read More

FUTURES Foundation Board of Directors announces match challenge for donations to the James T. “Tom” Russell Scholarship Fund
FUTURES Foundation Board of Directors announces match challenge for donations to the James T. “Tom” Russell Scholarship Fund The Board of Directors of FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools has announced a match challenge of $25,000 for the James T. “Tom” Russell Memorial Scholarship Fund, according to Board President Robert “Bob” Ludlow, Jr.... Read More

FUTURES Names First Year Teacher Award Nominees FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools announced its 2021 First Year Teacher Award nominees. To be considered for the recognition, nominees must have earned a Baccalaureate degree, started a full-time teaching career on or after Jan. 1, 2020, ... Read More

UNITED WAY PROVIDES ACADEMIC SUPPORT THROUGH TECHNOLOGY DEVICES
UNITED WAY PROVIDES ACADEMIC SUPPORT THROUGH TECHNOLOGY DEVICES Thanks to a donation from Space Coast Credit Union, United Way of Volusia-Flagler Counties is able to help address the digital divide families are facing due to virtual learning necessitated by the pandemic.  “Space Coast saw a need and st... Read More

Volusia Names Frank Garaitonandia 2022 Teacher of the Year!
Volusia Names Frank Garaitonandia 2022 Teacher of the Year! Citrus Grove Elementary School art teacher Frank Garaitonandia, a Cuban immigrant who believes, "there is no greater creative act than sparking a child's mind," is this year's Volusia County Schools Teacher of the Year. Mr. Garaitonandia was selecte... Read More

Veronia Sadek Named Leaders For Life Fellowship Recipient
Veronia Sadek Named Leaders For Life Fellowship Recipient Volusia Take Stock in Children (TSIC) scholar Veronia Sadek, a senior at Spruce Creek High School, received a surprise visit Jan. 20th in her classroom when representatives from FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools arrived to announce she ha... Read More

FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools receives AT&T Foundation Grant for Students to Experience ‘STEM@Work’
FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools receives AT&T Foundation Grant for Students to Experience ‘STEM@Work’ Public high school students within Volusia County Schools will benefit from a statewide grant from the AT&T Foundation this year, one that seeks to increase understanding of how classroom curriculum translates into STEM (science, technology, engi... Read More

VOLUSIA TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR SELECTED AS 1 OF 12 STATEWIDE FINALISTS FOR LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP
VOLUSIA TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN SCHOLAR SELECTED AS 1 OF 12 STATEWIDE FINALISTS FOR LEADERS 4 LIFE FELLOWSHIP During a surprise luncheon, Volusia Take Stock in Children (TSIC) scholar Veronia Sadek, a senior at Spruce Creek High School, received the news she has been selected as one of 12 statewide finalists in the annual Leaders for Life Fellowship. She was... Read More

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