The Citrus County Coalition for College & Careers is a nonprofit organization that works with community partners to support and provide resources that advance students’ educational goals. Volunteers meet with students to help with post-secondary plans, including entry to Colleges & Universities, Career & Technical Schools, Military, and straight into careers.
Information: We offer information on the college application process, college selection, technical school options, careers and related processes.
Collaboration: We coordinate volunteers and services and collaborate with partners to help students as they determine pathways after high school.
Mentoring: We provide mentoring, tutoring and counseling (to include college and technical school exploration, preparation & application, career guidance, and job skills support).
Scholarship: We help with financial aid process and offer financial assistance and legal support.
Support: We provide support and resources, especially for our most at-risk students.
Citrus Memorial Health Foundation YMCA
Citrus County Schools
Citrus County Education Foundation
The College of Central Florida, Lecanto
Florida College Access Network
With the help of community donors, in May of 2023, the Citrus County Coalition of College and Careers awarded $65,900 in the form of scholarships to 71 students planning to attend colleges, universities, and technical schools in Florida and throughout the US. As of 2023, over $198,000 in scholarships have been awarded to over 250 students.
If you would like to contribute, 100% of the money donated is awarded to students to assist with the college application process, college costs, and other post-secondary college and careerrelated fees.
Donations may be sent to:
Citrus County Coalition for College & Careers
C/O Patrick Simon, President
681 West Britain St.
Hernando, FL 34442