The 49 Fund is a scholarship fund held at Central Florida Foundation (Foundation) with the purpose of memorializing the 49 lives lost on June 12, 2016 during the terrorist attack on the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The 49 Fund at the Foundation will provide tuition-only scholarships to students who self-identify as an “out” member of the LGBT community and live in Central Florida. Preference for scholarships will be given to survivors of the Pulse shooting or immediate family members of both victims and survivors of the tragedy.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR CENTRAL FLORIDA FOUNDATION (CH3572) MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE, 1(800) HELP-FLA. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.