Yorkville Residents Receive Scholarships Through Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
The Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley recently awarded 11 scholarships to Yorkville residents for the 2012-2013 academic year. The potential value of these scholarships over the next four years is $50,000.
The purpose of the Community Foundation Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance to students who are academically qualified to pursue an advanced education in their chosen field of study. Scholarships are established within the Community Foundation by individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations, civic clubs and through bequests.
2012-2013 scholarship recipients from Yorkville are:
Alicemae Brown Memorial Scholarship in Memory of Natalie Ann Brown: Dana Lacey
Todd C. Bryant Memorial Scholarship: Jessie Bronski
Charles & Josiedell Carnes Scholarship: Christian Pape
Fox Industrial Park Scholarship: Kailey Schumann
Hamling Family Nursing Scholarship: Alyssa Beerup
Danny McCue Memorial/Aurora Firefighters Scholarship: Edward Catich
Nicor Gas Scholarship: Connor Bass
Olsson Roofing Company, Inc. Scholarship: Matthew Pansera
Simons-Minkler Scholarship: Ilir Emini, Tyler Riederer
Winteringham Family Scholarship: Eivilyn Lopez
Citizens interested in creating scholarship funds to support the continuing education of Yorkville students are invited to contact the Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley by calling (630) 896-7800 or visiting our web site at www.CommunityFoundationFRV.org. The Community Foundation office is located at 111West Downer Place, Suite312, Aurora, Illinois, 60506.