Dream. Educate. Aim. Focus.
Everyone has a dream. Dare 2 Be D.E.A.F. empowers students to act on their dreams and aspirations. We provide a platform for Lake City High School alumni to relay their personal experiences on how they navigated through their post high-school education and began their careers. Students have the opportunity to receive insight from those who are progressing in the careers of their choice; thus, equipping them with essential tools for success.
Our 1st DARE To READ initiative ended with great success! We are ecstatic about having children in Lake City, SC learn about our hometown hero, Dr. Ronald McNair. Our goal was to have 59 books sponsored in recognition of the year young Ron stood for change in 1959 at the Lake City Library. With the help of our community we have surpassed that goal and......read more
Five years ago, Dare 2 Be DEAF was birthed to empower students of Florence County School District Three to dream, educate, aim, and focus on their career goals. Take a look at our journey.
Congratulations to our 2020 Dare 2 Be DEAF Scholarship recipient, Kimani Ross!
2020 Scholarship Winner
We have continued our efforts to expand the concept of visualizing one’s dreams and aspirations by introducing vision boards to a group of 7th and 8th grade students. This took place at Dr. Ronald E. McNair School of Digital Communication and Leadership. Vision boards are used to help clarify, concentrate and maintain focus on a specific life goal. Students....read more
Our 2018 Career Fair took place at Lake City High School (LCHS) on Thursday, March 1st, 2018. This particular event was exclusive to 9th and 10th grade students. Prior to this event, students had the opportunity to explore career options that would be available as well as determine the areas in which they wished to receive detailed information. Read more
Our purpose is to provide a diverse platform for students to gain more knowledge on achieving their goals in a specific field of interest.
Thank you to all of our supporters! We have been able to do so much with your help. You are greatly appreciated!
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