B.E.S.T.T. of Bartow High School
With the beginning of the new school year, BESTT (Best in Education for Students of Today and Tomorrow) embarks on its 23rd year of supporting academic excellence at Bartow High School, the International Baccalauareate School, and Summerlin Academy.
Area businesses and individuals have been generous and steadfast in giving to BESTT's programs which inlude: mini grants awarded to teachers to enhance academics, academic pep rallies for students with top grades, the annual Hall of Fame and Top Scholars ceremony, and funding for teacher training.
We hope you will consider supporting this organazation for another ambitious program of work for the 2015-16 school year.
Please consider one of our sponsor levels of $50, $100, or $250. Through our endownment fund, every dollar you contribute is eligible for matching dollars, increasing the impact of your donation.
Donations can be sent to
Post Office Box 604
Bartow, Florida 33831
Your contribution is tax deductible, and you will receive a receipt for your donation. BESTT is a 501c(3) corporation.
Main Street Bartow Farmers Market Every Wednesday
The Main Street Bartow Farmers Market is held every Wednesday at Fort Blount Park, at the corner of Main Street and Broadway Avenue in downtown Bartow, from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Dates for this month will be May 6, May 13, May 20, and May 27.
Vendors include produce, plants, blended teas and accessories, handmade candles, skin care products and soaps, specialty cheeses, dips and soup mixes, jams, jellies, honey, and crafts. The park is also a beautiful spot for a leisurely lunch, and food vendors offer Italian sausage, Philly cheese steaks, hamburgers, hotdogs, pulled chicken sandwiches, and other items.
More vendor space remains! Main Street Bartow continues to seek vendors offering top quality fresh products ranging from local produce to seasonal flowers, sauces and other food items, and artisan crafts. The vendor fee for a 12’ x 12’ space is $20.00 per Wednesday paid monthly in advance, or $25 on an occasional basis.
For further information or a Farmers Market Vendor Form, contact Main Street Bartow at 863-519-0508.
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