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Anniversary Luncheon Inspires, Celebrates Milestone

  • December 16, 2016
  • Ann DiStefano

“It doesn’t matter where you’ve been or what you’ve been through – You can always have a fresh start.” – Allison... Continue Reading

Delia’s Story

  • August 1, 2016
  • Ann DiStefano

By Mary Maloney, Founder and Past President I remember vividly our first Fresh Start scholarship recipient, Delia. We had only a... Continue Reading

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Guest Bartending Event at the BBC Tavern and Grill.

  • June 15, 2016
  • scholarshipadmin

On Thursday, June 9 Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation partnered with Wilmington Women in Business to hold a Guest Bartending event at... Continue Reading

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2016 Graduates Celebrated at 20th Anniversary Cookout.

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Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation celebrated their May Graduates with a 20th Anniversary Cookout at Lums Pond on Saturday, June 4th. Board... Continue Reading

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Why Investing in Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation is Smart Business.

  • March 31, 2016
  • scholarshipadmin

By Aprile Parella, Fresh Start Board member There is one thing the public and private sectors can agree on. Education works... Continue Reading

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Different Roads, Same Destination—Graduation!

  • August 28, 2015
  • scholarshipadmin

by Ann DiStefano At the last board meeting for the Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, I found myself wondering how such a... Continue Reading

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Why I Believe in Fresh Starts

  • June 4, 2015
  • scholarshipadmin

by Dana Dobson At my daughter’s graduation ceremony at Temple University two years ago, I wept, smiled, nudged my sister, giggled,... Continue Reading

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Vickie Follows Her Passion, Encourages Others to do the Same

  • April 25, 2015
  • scholarshipadmin

Eight years ago, Fresh Start scholar Vickie Farrell was a hard working, determined young woman who knew she needed a good education... Continue Reading

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Education for Women Creates Ripples of Positive Change

  • February 10, 2015
  • scholarshipadmin

Like the ever-expanding ripples created when one small pebble is dropped into a pond, Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Inc. (FSSF) has... Continue Reading

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Some Enchanting Evening!

  • December 1, 2014
  • scholarshipadmin

The results are in! This year’s “It’s Showtime: An Evening of Entertainment,” was a tremendous success, and not just financially. As always,... Continue Reading