Keli Mondello and Kim Kuruzovich, LiFT

2018 WEDU Be More Entrepreneurial Award
In 2012, these mothers recognized their daughters’ academic and social needs were not being met. By a commitment to their daughters and the community, LiFT Academy is far more than a sketch, providing challenging academics while building character and confidence, in an accepting and inclusive environment.

The WEDU Be More Entrepreneurial, Engaged Philanthropist Award honors an individual who has distinguished himself or herself in the nonprofit community by engaging entrepreneurial skills to build a successful nonprofit endeavor.