HEF Opens a New Center at King High School
HEF is excited launch a new college and career readiness center at King High School, thanks to funding from Gopher Resource, United Way Suncoast and Consortium of Florida Education Foundations.
The financial support will allow HEF to provide high school students with one-on-one college and career planning and help with admissions and financial aid applications as well as career, technical and workforce pathways.
“I never, not one time in my life growing up, saw a book with a black or brown child in it,”
– Leola Williams Butler, Brian’s mom
Vistra Communications Donates $10,000 in Books
Vistra Communications CEO Brian Butler and his wife, Executive Vice President and HEF Board Member, Maureen Butler, are huge education advocates in our community.
As part of their company’s 15th anniversary celebration, they donated $10,000 in books to HEF through Diversify the Classroom in honor of their parents.
Learn more about how your donations benefit Hillsborough County Public Schools students and teachers in November’s newsletter.
Donor Spotlight: Chris Prentiss
Our work doesn’t happen without the generosity of our donors. That’s why we dedicate a section in our monthly newsletter to showcase the individuals and companies making our mission possible.
This month, we are featuring Chris Prentiss!