We appreciate your interest in our work. It is important for us to be available to our supporters, donors, volunteers, and community partners. Please use the following contact information to connect with the most appropriate member to serve you best. The Foundation is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Foundation Office Address
2266 Second Street, Fort Myers, FL 33901
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1608, Fort Myers, FL 33902
Phone: 239.337.0433
Fax: 239.337.7077

Contact Us by Email

President & CEO
Marshall T. Bower, Esq.
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Administrative Assistant
Shay A. Rambarran
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Director of Programs
Beverly Burke
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Director of Marketing & Development
Brittany Carroll
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Director of Scholarships
Rosa Gamez
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Director of Student Programs
Kelly Thawley
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Mentor Coordinator
Sheryl Verhulst
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Fiscal Manager
Laura Rodriguez
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Assistant Program Manager
Jan Usas
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Program Assistant
Jill Byers Koisa
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College Success Coach
Staci VanSlambrousk
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