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 help young students after Sylvia’s son had difficulty finding scholarships when he was in college.
Celebrating 60 Years!! Our scholarship dinner will be held on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 6:00 p.m. Cocktails 7:00 p.m. Dinner and live auction More details to follow
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 … Continue reading
At our recent Benefactors’ Dinner, Alex Redenius, the North Central District Manager for the Kroger Company presented a check from the Kroger’s Foundation. The donation of $7,500 is the first installment of a three year commitment from Kroger’s. Alex shared … Continue reading
Board Director Ed Everett and his wife, Kitty Rose, have established the Everett-Rose Family Scholarship with the Foundation. Ed has been a director and mentor with the Foundation since 2006. Both Ed and Kitty have a long history of volunteering … Continue reading
The Merrill Lynch- Joyce Kuehl Scholarship will be awarded for the first time this spring for the 2017-2018 award cycle. It was created to honor our Director Joyce Kuehl by her colleagues at Merrill Lynch and Kahn Associates South Bend office … Continue reading