Press Release: MBF/Commissioner Willy Gort Scholarship

Program Date: September 24, 2015

Media Contact: Tina Cornely, MBF

tina@192.186.227.164

(305) 379-7070 Ext. 201

MIAMI, Fla. – Today the City of Miami commission approved the creation of the MBF/Commissioner Willy Gort Scholarship Program. This $203,000 scholarship commitment will bolster the City of Miami’s efforts to close the opportunity gap by providing a college education to the underrepresented youth of District 1. This initiative will provide scholarship opportunities for students interested in attending George T. Baker Aviation Technical College, Lindsey Hopkins Technical College or Miami Dade College. The application is available at via this link.

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