Sep 12th, 2013
LAKE WALES – Bok Academy received $3,952 on Wednesday (Sept. 11) from Live the Life, a statewide organization that sponsors activities to strengthen families.
Live the Life Vice President Nathan Bell (center) presented the check for $3,952 to Bok Academy Principal Damien Moses (left) and Lake Wales Charter Schools Superintendent Jesse Jackson.
The gift rewards the school’s participation in a Teen Pregnancy Prevention program funded through a Federal Office of Adolescent Health grant, which ended in August. The “Wait Education” program encourages students to make healthier life choices.