JUPITER (CBSMiami) — The family of one of two teens who vanished at sea in July announced the launch of their foundation to promote safe boating, according to the Sun-Sentinel and their news partner WPEC-Ch.12.READ MORE: Hundreds Of Motorcycle Riders Ride From Doral To Key Largo For Good Causes
The Perry J. Cohen Foundation said they hope to create an awareness around safe recreational boating and other water activities.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 2,482 New Cases, 22 Additional Deaths Reported Sunday
The Foundation will also offer a scholarship program geared toward students to continue education in Marine Science and related fields.MORE NEWS: Lauderhill PD Needs Help Locating 72-Year-Old Levan McKenzie
Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos, both 14, were last seen July 24th heading out for a fishing trip. Their capsized boat was found about a week later after an extensive search by the U.S. Coast Guard and many volunteers.