Telgian Fire Safety was a proud sponsor of the Tire Kingdom 13th Annual Golf Classic, held Friday October 18, 2019. This event, organized annually by Tire Kingdom, benefits Take Stock in Children Palm Beach County, a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to transforming Florida, one student at a time Working in every county throughout Florida, with a mission to break the cycle of poverty for low-income, academically qualified students, Take Stock in Children provides opportunities for a post-secondary education. In fact, the organization has provided $15 million in Florida Prepaid Foundation Scholarships, with over 1,200 students enrolled.
In addition, through a multi-year model Take Stock in Children provides wraparound services to the students, with no drop-off of services after high school completion. Students enrolled in the program are matched with a caring volunteer mentor and equipped with academically-focused intervention. They are awarded a college scholarship and provided with essential post-secondary retention services.
For 25 years, Take Stock in Children has been making an real impact. 74% of the students enrolled in this program complete college, compared to the Florida average of 27% for students in poverty. Read some of Take Stock in Children’s Success Stories.
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Since 1985, Telgian has served as a trusted partner to clients around the globe, providing innovative fire protection services, security, life safety consulting and engineering / design services, keeping facilities safe, compliant, and on budget.
Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ with offices across the nation in Canada and Mexico, Telgian provides service throughout the US and abroad. We offer our clients a comprehensive, single-source solution for all fire protection, security, and life safety needs. To learn more about Telgian’s companies including Telgian Engineering & Consulting, Telgian Fire Safety, and Telgian Management Technologies, visit our Companies and Services page.
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