Homeless Education (Project Heart)

Project HEART

Our Mission

  • The mission of Project Heart is to provide Manatee County students living in housing transition with support and resources to enroll, attend and succeed in school.

    Project Heart assists students who lack a fixed, adequate and stable nighttime residence such as students living in the following situations:

    • Run Away or Domestic Family Shelter
    • Motel or Hotel
    • Double up with other people due to loss of housing or economic hardship
    • In a Car, Park, Abandoned Building or Bus Station

    Services available through this program include: 

    • School Enrollment
    • School Supplies and Uniforms
    • School Stability and Tutoring
    • School-Related Expenses
    • Graduation or GED Fees
    • Post High School Planning
    • Referrals for Financial Assistance in the Community

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