Chiles Group honors scholars

Chiles Group scholarships

The Chiles Group, through the Manatee Community Foundation, awarded six scholarships to deserving students who are, or were, employees and relatives of employees at one of the three waterfront restaurants in the Chiles Group at a ceremony under the Sandbar gazebo Monday, July 24. From left are Joan McCaw, grants and scholarship manager of the Manatee Community Foundation; Anthony Cucci, who will attend the University of South Florida-Tampa to study chemistry and pre-med; Octavious James, studying biology at Savannah State University; Ed Chiles; Joey Cucci, currently studying business and finance at the University of Florida; and Thaddeus Fair, currently attending Georgetown University for his master’s degree in real estate development and finance. Not present were Hannah Foster, studying dental hygiene at State College of Florida; and Morgan Dettmer, who will attend State College of Florida for the LPN to RN bridge program.