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Mentor's motivation inspires Take Stock in Children Scholar to apply for Harvard

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: October 21, 2014
To listen to them talk, you’d think they’d known each other their whole lives. In reality Mentor Steve Sessums and Scholar David Enriquez met three years ago during David’s freshman year. David applied for and was awarded a Take Stock in Children Scholarship in the eighth grade and was paired with Steve as his mentor. It proved to be the perfect match.
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HESS Express donates $100,000 to supporting Bay area students

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: October 8, 2014
HESS Express donates $100,000 to supporting Bay area students

HEF recognized for 25 years of support to public education

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: October 3, 2014
HEF recognized by the Hillsborough Board of County Commissioners.

HEF ranked #6 Education Foundation in the Nation

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 26, 2014
In the 2014 report "Stepping Up: The Top K-12 Education Foundations in the Nation" conducted by Dewey & Associates, the Hillsborough Education Foundation ranked #2 in Florida and #6 in the nation.
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HEF ranked #6 Education Foundation in the Nation

Friday Report from the President

By: B. Philip Jones
Source: Friday Report
Date: September 26, 2014
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2013-2014 Annual Report

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 22, 2014

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ConnectED September 2014 - Volume 13, Issue 7

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Source: ConnectED
Date: September 5, 2014

Annual Teaching Tools Breakfast Raises $120,000 for students in need

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 3, 2014
At our 8th Annual Teaching Tools Breakfast on August 27th nearly 400 of Tampa’s business leaders and philanthropists came together in support of the Hillsborough Education Foundation’s Teaching Tools Store. Together we were able to raise over $120,000 to support the Teaching Tools Store and thousands of students in Hillsborough County...
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Mosaic establishes scholarship fund in memory of HEF Early Board Member.

By: Hillsborough Education Foundation
Date: September 3, 2014
Harry Gray Gordon (“Gray”) was one of the early board members of the Hillsborough Education Foundation, joining the Board in 1991...

Hillsborough Schools Enrollment Up

By: Hillsborough County Public Schools
Source: Hillsborough County Public Schools
Date: August 19, 2014
Tampa, Fla. – (August 19, 2014) – First day enrollment in Hillsborough County Public Schools is up nearly 4,000 students this year compared to the first day of school last year.
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