Solanco Education Foundation awards $11,000 in scholarships

| May 28, 2015

During Senior Awards Night, The Solanco Education Foundation awarded $1,000 scholarships to 11 Solanco High School seniors who will continue
their education beyond high
school.

Awards - SEFWEB

Front  row: Brooke McCardell, Morgan Myer, Maribeth Ault, Amanda Herr, Alyse Crandall.

Back row: Gabrielle Redcay, James Howell, Joshua Wolf, Cole Boxleitner, Travis Hoover. (Not in photo: Anna Shillenn.)

Brooke McCardell, daughter of Jeffrey and Kimberly McCardell, Kirkwood, Springfield College.

Morgan Myer, daughter of Randy and Kim Myer, Quarryville, University of Pittsburgh.

Maribeth Ault, daughter of Scott and Tina Ault, Peach Bottom, Juniata College.

Amanda Herr, daughter of Bryan and Kelly Herr, Drumore, Lock Haven University.

Alyse Crandall, daughter of Scott and Hope Crandall, New Providence, Lebanon Valley College.

Gabrielle Redcay, daughter of Robert and Patricia Redcay, Quarryville, Millersville University.

James Howell, son of James and Cynthia Howell, Kirkwood, University of Pittsburgh.

Joshua Wolf, son of Thomas and Rachel Wolf, New Providence, Maryland Institute College of Art.

Cole Boxleitner, son of Steven and Yvonne Boxleitner, New Providence, Temple University.

Travis Hoover, son of Michael and Debra Hoover, Paradise, Millersville University.

Anna Schillenn, daughter of Joseph and Lita Schillenn, Quarryville, Savannah College of Art and Design.

The Solanco Education Foundation has awarded more than $110,000 in student scholarships. Solanco Education Foundation board members use the following selection criteria when reviewing the applications for the foundation scholarships

1. Average or better class standing and scholastic ability; 2. Good character, leadership and moral standards; 3. Involvement in school or community activities.

The non-profit Solanco Education Foundation creates new and enhanced educational opportunities within the Solanco School District by awarding scholarships to students and grants to teachers.

The foundation also develops and implements fundraising activities that provide funding for the scholarships and grants. The signature fundraising event is its annual Fall Shoot-Out Golf Tournament. This exciting tournament features about 80 golfers each year, exciting prizes and a delicious meal following golf. This year’s tournament will be held Friday, September 11 at Meadia Heights Golf Club. Contact Terry Becker at bck649@aol.com, or Keith Kaufman at 786-5617.

 

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Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District. 786-5617.

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