Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund Reports Fundraising Success

Philanthropy

SRQ DAILY WEDNESDAY PHILANTHROPY EDITION WEDNESDAY MAY 15, 2019

The Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund (TESF) has reported tremendous success at its Annual Golf Classic & Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Kentucky Derby Tournament. The tournament not only brought together family members, friends and nationwide supporters to participate in two of Taylor’s favorite pastimes—golf and poker—but also raised more than $200,000 for the foundation during this one-day event. Since the inception of the Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund in December 2010, more than $1 million dollars has been raised to support the foundation’s mission. 

The support of corporate partnerships, sponsors and contributors is vital to the success and sustainability of the Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund.  Every sponsorship and donation contribute toward the goal of helping a worthy student experience an independent, college preparatory education at The Out-of-Door Academy's Upper School, when they would not otherwise have the means to attend the private school. 

Currently, the TESF has four alumni and four students attend The Out-of-Door Academy on full, four-year scholarships.

Taylor Emmons Scholarship Fund

« View The Wednesday May 15, 2019 SRQ Daily Edition
« Back To SRQ Daily Archive

Other Articles in Philanthropy

Mar 27, 2019Brittany Mattie

Fruits of Their Labor

Mar 19, 2019Brittany Mattie

Gulf Coast Adds Trifecta to the Board

Mar 6, 2019Brittany Mattie

Paw Pals Continue to Reach the Zenith