135 Scholarships Awarded
The Scholarship Foundation has hit a 59 year high for scholarships awarded in a single year. We awarded 135 scholarships for a total of $271,000. We are proud to be renewing 82 scholarships for returning upperclassmen as well as funding 53 first-time recipients.
We are grateful to our dedicated Board members and community friends for their commitment of time, talent and dollars that has made this remarkable achievement possible.
Evelyn Shaw and Sylvia Wadzinski are sisters who recently established a scholarship with the Foundation as part of their estate planning. Evelyn was a local travel agent for many years. She and Sylvia had talked about creating a scholarship to … Continue reading
Two Scholarship Foundation directors were honored recently for their many years of service and commitment in the community. Ann Korb was awarded the Distinguished Alumna Award by the Alumna Association of Saint Mary’s College of Notre Dame, IN.Mary Jane Stanley and … Continue reading
Recently Jeanette’s children, John and Wendy Moeller, have established a scholarship to honor their mother’s love of education and interest in helping students. The Jeanette Moeller Scholarship will be awarded this spring to a student attending a private liberal arts … Continue reading
The Simon-Rountree scholarship was established in December when the late Kurt Simon honored his long-time financial advisor Robert Rountree with a bequest in Bob’s name to the Scholarship Foundation. Bob has served on the Board of the Scholarship Foundation since 1988. … Continue reading
One of our most active Board members, Joe Garrett passed away March 22, 2014. For this Foundation his passing will leave a large void. Joe was part of the Scholarship Foundation board for 26 years having started with the Foundation in … Continue reading