Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund


Fiscal Year Funded:
2011

Amount Funded:
$10,000

Impact Area:
Postsecondary Scholarships

Partner:

Helios' partnership with the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is helping Hispanic students achieve scholarships to attend an institution of higher education in Arizona.

William and Sue Jenkins Helios Education Foundation Scholarship Program


Fiscal Year Funded:
2011

Amount Funded:
$25,000

Impact Area:
Postsecondary Scholarships

Partner:

This investment provides seed funding to establish the William and Sue Jenkins Kiwanis Scholarship Fund which will provide higher education opportunities for youth in south Scottsdale, Arizona.

Student Success - Responding to a National Imperative


Fiscal Year Funded:
2011

Amount Funded:
$1,331,100

Impact Area:
Postsecondary Scholarships

Partner:

Helios is working with the University of Tampa to improve persistence rates among high risk students. The Student Success initiative is an integrated effort among the academic, student support and financial aid departments at the University to leverage the relationships between classroom learning, campus support organizations and financial aid support. These components are all necessary to ensure that students matriculate, achieve and complete postsecondary studies.