Organizations

In response to recent health and economic challenges, Broward County has created an online resource to help families access nutritious meals. The website, together4broward.org highlights dozens of locations countywide offering healthy meals, including the 49 District schools serving “grab and go” meals for children 18 and younger as well as food banks, churches and local…

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Elizabeth Laverde Elizabeth is an avid reader of personal growth books, a parent volunteer and ambassador for multilingual families, and a constant motivator for her family and friends. A native of Cali, Colombia, she was born into a hard-working family who emphasized education as a gateway for endless opportunity. Elizabeth moved to the United States [...]
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Doing an internship in high school can look great on a college application. Internships also allow students to build their resume, explore their interests, learn more about possible careers, and gain real world experience!  As a bonus, internships can give students the opportunity to meet professionals who can write letters of recommendation or serve as mentors.…

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By Cheree Liebowitz Last week some students learned a lesson the hard way.   They had their acceptances from Harvard rescinded.   This means students who worked long and hard to get into a top Ivy League school – and were accepted – were disinvited. Why were offers withdrawn? They posted senseless, injudicious comments and memes on social…

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