Four Students Win Junior League of Miami Scholarships

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Several Miami-Dade County students were named 2018 Junior League of Miami Scholarship recipients. The students were recently honored during a Miami-Dade County Public School Board meeting and are pictured with principals Jose Enriquez and Omar Monteagudo; Junior League of Miami President Helen Picard; Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho; and School Board member Lubby Navarro. Photo provided to the Miami Herald
April 03, 2018 04:56 PM

Miami-Dade County students Telkevia MackeyAndrea Llamas SanchezLourdes Tatem and Christy Curras were named the 2018 Junior League of Miami Scholarship recipients.

The Junior League of Miami is a women’s organization that was created by Mary Harriman, a social activist, to empower the women, children and families of Miami to conquer challenges and build a united community. Lubby Navarro, a Miami-Dade County School Board member, proposed that recipients of the Junior League of Miami Scholarship be recognized for their achievement, and the board approved.