Many thanks to...
who supplied materials, labor, and financial contributions!
The Gentlemens' Dormitory
- ACS Construction donated over $20,000 in materials and labor to completely renovate the boys' bathroom.
- The School of Engineering, Design and Construction at Seminole State College provided the design and labor for both boys' common spaces.
- Bill and Cora Sterling and The Literacy Laboratory donated a teen-friendly library for both the girls' and boys' dorms.
- Contractor Frank McLean created the bench seen on the "sports" side, as well as drywall repair, flooring installation, and much more.
- Spectra Contract Flooring donated the carpet tiles on the "nature" side and the vinyl base seen throughout the dorm.
- Moe's of Altamonte Springs and The Anderson Legal Group sponsored the flat-screen television installed for the boys.
- Wilsonart International supplied the laminate for our intake counter.
College and Career Day
- Seminole State College visited The Academy to provide interest and aptitude assessments to all residents. They also welcomed us to campus for a tour.
- On Career Day, we toured WastePro, .decimal and Tecta America. We also heard presentations from Power Grid Engineering and the Seminole Sheriff's Office.
Elsewhere at The Grove
- Wiginton Fire Systems will install a turn-key fire sprinkler system for our girls' dormitory.
- The Florida Department of Health in Seminole County donated desk-top computers, printers, and copiers for use in our virtual classroom.
- The Seminole Sheriff's Office provided a flat-screen television for our girls' dorm.
- The Van Gundy Family donated a leather sectional for use in our girls' dorm.
- The Wydra Family donated couches to warm our common spaces across campus.