For Immediate Release
August 16, 2016
Contact: Nicole Singletary
Miami Lakes, FL - Do you want to go to college, but don’t think you can afford it? Did you know significant changes were recently made to the F.A.F.S.A. process? Did you know you can now apply beginning October 1st?
The Town of Miami Lakes is excited to announce our first ever F.A.F.S.A. 101 Workshop to be held Saturday, September 17th beginning at 10am at the Town’s Youth Center, 6075 Miami Lakes Drive East. F.A.F.S.A. stands for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation; helping make college education possible for everyone.
Parents and students, come hear from Gloria Guzman, Senior Economic and Financial Education Specialist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta – Miami Branch provide information on investing in what’s next after high school. The workshop will explain and provide direction on completing the F.A.S.F.A., comparing school costs, and obtaining financial aid. Attendees will receive a workbook to assist with career exploration,
Seating is limited and registration is required. For more information, or to register, please contact Jeremy Bajdaun at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (305) 819-SPOT (7768).