Youth Involvement

Youth Involvement

Annual Tulie Phillips Scholarship for Graduating Evans High School Senior

Eligible candidates must be residents of the Pine Hills community.
Student must have at least a 2.5 GPA based on a 4.0 scale.  Must be an Evans High School graduate.

2020 Scholarship Recipients
Angena Mathurin and Samantha Baptiste

PHCC board members Patricia Rumph, President and Noel Martin, 1st Vice President presenting $500.00 in scholarship money to each recipient.

Tulie Lucretia Phillips (1931-1997) was secretary and then president of the Pine Hills Community Council. Her energy and focus helped to revitalize the Council, giving it a sense of purpose and tangible objectives. She was a tireless community advocate. She tended the Pine Hills booth at the Central Florida Fair, worked as a realtor in her own brokerage firm (Contemporary Real Estate and Investments, Inc.), and was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church. She served on the Orlando-Winter Park Board of Realtors as chair of the Professional Standards Committee and of the Committee on Equal Opportunity.  Tulie was named to the Princeton Hospital Council on Aging in 1996 and then to the Orange County Code Enforcement Board. She coordinated numerous community events bolstering pride among the residents of Pine Hills. She remains a positive force for improvement in the community and a continuing source of inspiration.

Evans High School Becomes 1st UCF-Certified Community Partnership School

Evans High School, the first Community High School in Florida, was organized with the help of UCF and several others as partners   to support a new model of community schools offering wrap-a-round health and social community services to students in need.   in grades K-12 for nearly 10 years. As a result, there are now 16 registered Community Partnership Schools in Florida. Of those 16, Evans High School became the first to be a UCF-Certified Community Partnership School. .

Future Leaders United After-School Program

Exposes student scholars to STEM Education, College Readiness, Life after high school, Leadership through service to the community; bridging the gaps in both educational and mentoring needs of our Pine Hills Community using a holistic approach.