We did it! With the support of close friends, family and supporters we were able to present our first scholarship to Daril Howard, a student attending Spelman University in Atlanta, GA this fall.
Daril is a phenomenal young lady from Laurel, MD who will be studying Health Science and using her academics to inspire and empower other young women. Please send Daril congratulations and as she heads to Spelman College!
Daril will be receiving $2,000 to support her academic journey from Show Me Shoes Foundation and all of our donors.
Please watch her receive the news of the award!
Show Me Shoes Foundation's Mission is to 'Build Confidence from the SOLE.' Our goal to provide teen girls with all the tools to become whole, confident, and powerful young women while empowering them in all areas. Our 'More Than A Dress' Scholarship fund is an extension of a long-standing program, Prom Project. This scholarship will be awarded to young ladies who are first-generation college students from low economic areas. The scholarship will be financial support for a college/university needs: books, tuition, dorms, etc.
Our long-term mission is to provide first-generation scholarships to Black girls who have the desire to pursue college/university or trade. Our scholarship goal to assist with tuition, books, housing and travel. As the scholarship dollars increase, we will award recipients beyond a one-year scholarship to provide funds for the entire education program (4 years max).
To be an Angel Donor for our Scholarship, $100 minimum donation is required.
You can mail your donation to Show Me Shoes Foundation - 2451 Cumberland Pkwy #3912 - Atlanta, GA 30339