Children's Home awarded $3,500 by Staples Foundation

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Recently awarded $3,500 from the "2 Million & Change" grant funding initiative, Florida United Methodist Children's Home is looking forward to enhancing their existing STEM program and Legacy Scholars Academy. The "2 Million & Change" fund is awarded by Staples Foundation, a charitable arm of Staples, Inc. directing more than $2 million dollars to local organizations worldwide.

In 2015, Staples awarded more than $2.5 million to 875 organizations to support education and job skills programs, career exploration for high school students, academic scholarships, mentoring and other programs.

For more information about the Florida United Methodist Children's Home, contact Mark Cobia, Manager of Marketing and Communications at

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