Dallas Rotary gives out scholarships for books


First Posted: 9/10/2008

The Rotary Club of Dallas awarded book scholarships to college-bound seniors from Dallas, Lake-Lehman and Northwest Area school districts at a recent dinner held in their honor. Joined by their parents, six students were presented $500 each to offset the expenses of their first year in college. For almost 50 years, the club has awarded more than $50,000 in book scholarships. From left, seated, are: Northwest Area graduates Kyle Everett and Emily Foley, both attending ; and Christopher Box, Dallas High School, University of Pittsburgh. Standing: Rotarian Karen Martin, chairperson; and Lake Lehman High School graduates Leigh Ann Kern, Cedar Crest College, and Evan Scott, Misericordia University; Rosemary Shaver, Dallas High School, University of Scranton; and Jim Alexander, co-chairperson.

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