In Scholars Written by admin on Jan 14, 2014 - 10:44am
Hello, my name is Jarvis C. Veira, and I am 2004 Carson Scholar!
Last year, I graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Fiber Science and Apparel Design specializing in Menswear. Initially, I began at Cornell as a pre-med student, but I soon realized that my true dream was to become a Menswear designer and start my own clothing company.
In Events Written by admin on Feb 24, 2015 - 04:00pm
On February 6, 2015, the Carson Scholars Fund, along with the Paley Foundation, hosted Children: Our Future Stars, a black tie gala fundraiser held at the breathtaking and historic Breakers hotel in Palm Beach, FL. The evening was memorable, attracting philanthropists and business leaders from Palm Beach County and beyond. The hosts, Dr. Benjamin Carson and Dr. Dror Paley, were as captivating and impressive as the organizations they represent, telling remarkable stories of how they have helped change the lives of the children they serve.
In Scholars Written by admin on Feb 18, 2015 - 01:36pm
This feature of Then and Now: Alumni Spotlight is focused on Odalis Lopez, a 2010 Carson Scholar. Odalis graduated from the National Academy Foundation High School in Baltimore, MD in 2011 as Valedictorian of her class. She was awarded 17 scholarships from various organizations and funds including the College Bound Foundation, Baltimore Ravens and Baltimore City District 46 Delegates, to name a few.
In Events Written by admin on Jan 26, 2015 - 11:14am
On Saturday, January 24, 2015, the Carson Scholars Fund got dressed up for a great cause! The event, Black Tie Baltimore, was held at the Baltimore Museum of Industry to support three educational nonprofits: The Carson Scholars Fund, The Midtown Academy and Teach for America.
In Events Written by admin on Nov 18, 2014 - 11:24am
Many students hurried into school with excitement on Monday, November 17. They could not wait for guests to arrive at their school to read for Ben Carson Reading Day! Ben Carson Reading Day is an annual event held in conjunction with American Education Week. It is designed to raise awareness of the importance of reading and to promote daily leisure reading. To celebrate, schools around the country will be sharing Dr. Carson’s narration of Jan Pinborough’s children’s book, Miss Moore Thought Otherwise, with their students.