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Karen Mertes Delivers South University’s 2017 Commencement Address

Posted by on Jul 10, 2017 in Local News | 0 comments

Fulfill Your Destiny’s founder, Karen Mertes, had the immense honor and pleasure to deliver the Commencement Address to the South University 2017 Graduating Class this past June. In her motivational and inspiring speech, Karen spoke about how to ‘Think like a Champion’. “Thank you so much!  You were fantastic and really hit home with our students!” ~ Heather R. Grahek, Dean of Student Affairs – Tampa Campus and Orlando Learning...

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Fox Fitness raises over $1000 for Fulfill Your Destiny

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Local News | 0 comments

Fox Fitness picked Fulfill Your Destiny as their charity of choice this quarter. Fox Fitness organized a free community workout where 100% of any donations went to Fulfill Your Destiny. Also every time a member checked in on their Facebook page, Becky donated a quarter. Three months of donations certainly adds up! Our founder, Karen added her usual 10% to the donations received to make a total of $1149.50! Fox Fitness is all about creating a fitness community where women feel supported and can reach their goals in a non-intimidating environment. This includes giving back to other women in...

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American Momentum Bank is Proud to Sponsor Fulfill Your Destiny’s 2017 Spring Chari-Tea

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Local News | 0 comments

American Momentum Bank Sponsors Fulfill Your Destiny’s 4th Annual Spring Chari-Tea By True Blue Communications (Patch Poster) – April 11, 2017 9:43 am ET Fulfill Your Destiny helps people whose careers have been altered by injury or other unforeseen circumstances. American Momentum Bank served as the presenting sponsored for the Fulfill Your Destiny (FYD) “Spring Chari-Tea” fundraiser on March 25. This is the 4th annual fundraiser for the Tampa-based nonprofit that helps people whose careers have been altered by injury or other unforeseen circumstances. Read Full...

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Fulfill Your Destiny’s 2017 Spring Chari-Tea in the Tampa Bay News

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in Local News | 0 comments

Charitea helps turn misfortune to good fortune By Lenora Lake, Times Correspondent | Wednesday, March 29, 2017 2:35pm CARROLLWOOD — The shout-out — “Rachel, you’re beautiful, girlfriend” – came from somewhere in a room full of women wearing colorful dresses and large brim hats. With that, Rachel Revill wiped even more tears of joy from her face at the Saturday afternoon tea. Read...

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Fulfill Your Destiny Unveils Its Pioneering Program – Business Builder Grants

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 in Local News | 0 comments

Air Force Veteran Karen Mertes and Fulfill Your Destiny helps to fund the “Operation Startup” program at Hillsborough Community College. Fulfill Your Destiny’s Business Builder Grants are a great fit for local Veterans who are ready to bring their business to the next level. Fulfill Your Destiny has committed $5,000 to Operation Startup as part of the Accredited Entrepreneur Program at HCC. Karen Mertes is challenging the community to match that donation in whole or in part. All the money will be awarded to a local veteran.  Applications start in...

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Thank you Lissette Campos, ABC Action News studio and Positively Tampa Bay

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in Local News | 0 comments

Thank you Lissette Campos of ABC Action News. I’m honored to have been your guest on Positively Tampa Bay on 5/10 sharing a little about Fulfill Your Destiny.  Thank you Lissette for hosting me.  You made the morning in the ABC Action News studio and on Positively Tampa Bay positively fabulous! To view this Positively Tampa Bay video, please click below: Photos capturing these special moments are found below:

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