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: Florida’s Monoclonal Antibody Sites Closed Until Further Notice
The Perry J. Cohen Foundation said they hope to create an awareness around safe recreational boating and other water activities.READ MORE: Miami-Dade School Board Selects Dr. Jose L. Dotres As Next Superintendent
The Foundation will also offer a scholarship program geared toward students to continue education in Marine Science and related fields.MORE NEWS: Miami PD Asking For Any Info On Hit-&-Run Crash That Left Woman Dead, Another Hospitalized
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.