Grant Winner

Harold Chen

A rising Senior in the class of 2024. Harold’s goal has been to create a digital coaching platform for video games, something he has long been passionate about.

“I am forever grateful to Parle Endeavors for granting me this incredible opportunity.”

Nylia Casado

Born and raised in Canarsie, Brooklyn. Nylia is currently a senior at The High School for Enterprise, Business and Technology at The Grand Street Educational Campus High School. After graduating high school she plans to attend Cosmetology School where she intends to continue pursuing her goal of launching a Beauty Boutique that sells wigs and does wig installs.

Scholarship Winners

Toluwanimi Adeyemi

Born in Nigeria and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Toluwanimi is a freshman in college and currently studying industrial engineering with a minor in sociology. She hopes to utilize my major to better minimize waste in manufacturing and the workplace. Toluwanimi has interests ranging from volunteer work to business marketing to stem. And hopes to combine different hobbies and experiences to help create a better world. 

Angie Martinez Ortiz

Born and raised in Long Island, New York with family from Honduras, Angie is a freshman in college, currently studying Computer and Data Science. Her post-graduation aspirations involve a career in the intersection of business and technology, where she can apply her major and incorporate her passion for business. Angie intends to minor in Entertainment, Media, and Technology, where she aims to align all her interests. She hopes to give back to her community and show gratitude to those who’ve supported her throughout her journey.

Daren Lu

Born and raised in Yonkers, New York, Daren is attending college as a freshman and studying Digital Media Studies. He hopes to be able to take what he learns and apply it in a future career in the animation industry to innovate further and continue to create art. Daren finds interest in creating art, volunteering to help others in need, and the psychology of our minds, along with many other subjects. Through his passion, he hopes to be able to inspire and motivate others to reach their potential and be happy.

Ayanna Kelley-Fraser

Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Ayanna is a freshman in college, currently studying journalism, with a plan to minor in cinema or video editing. Kelley-Fraser hopes to utilize her major to make the world a fairer place and give a voice to those who don’t have one. She has interests ranging from writing articles about social issues to creating and editing documentaries and interviews based on those issues. Ayanna



Proud Recipient of The 2023 BeyGood Impact Grant.

Parle Endeavors

Mission: To empower young adults and support youth development through mentorship, scholarships, grants, exposure, and experience. We provide opportunities for supporting youth in the arts, media, journalism, entrepreneurship, and related fields.