Congratulations to the
2017 Community Involvement Awards
Winners! 

Broward County Public Schools Community Involvement Awards (CIA) was held on Friday, February 17 at Bailey Hall located at Broward College A. Hugh Adams Central Campus. The CIA was attended by more than 800 individuals who gathered to honor the District’s outstanding family engagement initiatives, mentors, volunteers, and business and community partners.
 
This year’s event, emceed by Local 10 Weekend News Anchor, Carlos Suarez, featured student performances from Coral Glades High School, Monarch High School, New River Middle School and South Broward High School. Additionally, J.P. Taravella High School ProStart program provided an enjoyable breakfast.  
 

2017 Community Involvement Awards Recap


 

The 2017 Community Involvement Awards winners are:

 

SCHOOL-BASED PARTNERSHIP OF THE YEAR 

Project-Based Learning Award
Pompano Beach High School with Baccus Global
 
Donation of Cash or In-Kind Support Award
Seagull Alternative High School with My Safe Harbor
 

DISTRICT PARTNERSHIP OF THE YEAR 

Community Foundation of Broward
 

FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT 

Publix at Winston Park Center, nominated by Winston Park Elementary
 

OUTSTANDING MENTOR OF THE YEAR 

New Mentoring Program of the Year
Adopt A Student Mentoring Program
William Dandy Middle School
 
Literacy-Based Mentoring Program of the Year
ReadingPals – United Way of Broward County
Multiple Elementary Schools
 
School Mentoring Initiative of the Year
ADIMU Men of Excellence Club
Silver Lakes Middle School
 
Community-Based Mentoring Program of the Year
100 Black Men of Greater Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Schools
 
Mentor of the Year – Elementary Level
Kathie Arnold
Parkside Elementary School
 
Mentor of the Year – Secondary Level
Cynthia Gilmore
Plantation Middle School
 

OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR 

Volunteer of the Year – Elementary Level
Charlotte Purkis
Beachside Montessori Village
 
Volunteer of the Year – Secondary Level
Daylet Yanes-Casuso
Everglades High School
 
Student Volunteer of the Year
Anyel Cornielle-Martine
Hollywood Hills High School

Senior Volunteer of the Year
William Schwab
Lauderdale Lakes Middle School
 
Program Organizer Volunteer of the Year
Rachel Silber
Hollywood Hills High School
 
Most Hours of Service
Darlene Sipes
Riverside Elementary School

 

The 2017 Community Involvement Awards is presented by:
Public Information Office, 754-321-2300
 Office of Academics, 754-321-1599
 Office of Strategy and Operations, 754-321-2131





 

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