Pace In the News

February 10, 2021

State Farm recently announced that four Lee County teachers are receiving a boost towards their innovative teaching methods as recipients of State Farm Teacher Assist program grants. The local grantees are Marion Eidem, Pace Center for Girls; Anna Haag, Trafalgar Middle School; Dianna Quay, Cape Coral High School; and Joy Williams, North Fort Myers High School. Each of their schools will receive $2,500 to implement their innovative ideas. 

February 03, 2021

Several schools and community organizations in northern Florida and southern Georgia, including Pace Center for Girls Alachua, have been awarded a McDonald's Golden Grant. Pace Alachua will receive $5,000 as part of the grant. The McDonald's Golden Grants program was created to celebrate educators and programs dedicated to enriching the lives of the youth.

February 03, 2021

Dr. Amarene Chandler was recently recognized by WCJB for her work as a teacher at Pace Alachua. Dr. Chandler sees Pace as a place to give back to the girls who need it the most.

January 26, 2021

Pace Center for Girls is pleased to announce its newly elected officers to the 2021 Board of Trustees. 

December 07, 2020

Pace will soon be expanding the services provided to girls in Georgia thanks to a $425,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. The grant will fund the Pace Reach Program, providing social, emotional, behavioral, and mental health counseling resources specifically designed to support girls in middle and high school at higher risk for school failure or involvement in the juvenile justice system.