Community Foundation of West Texas Grantee & Scholarship Luncheon

Posted by on Apr 21, 2016 in Press Release | 0 comments

The Community Foundation of West Texas will hold their annual Grantee Luncheon recognizing (5) nonprofit organizations and the outstanding service they provide to Lubbock and the South Plains.   The four recognized organizations are Lubbock Arts Alliance, Remember Our Heroes, Paul’s Project, and Literacy Lubbock.  Each will receive a $500.00 grant.  An Impact Award Grantee (TBA) will receive a $1,000.00 grant!

Also to be honored will be the seven exceptional Lubbock County high school students that have been selected to receive the prestigious Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship which is valued at $20,000.00 each.  The Don & Sybil Harrington Scholarship Endowment was established at the Community Foundation of West Texas in 2006 and has provided $822,000.00 to date.

 *Mariama Poquiz of Lubbock High School

*Shehani Jayawickrama of Lubbock High School

*Hayes McKibben of Lubbock High School

*Isaac Echols of Lubbock High School

*Raja Rajcic of Coronado High School

*Alexandra Langford of Monterey High School

* Christopher Gaschen of Trinity High School

 

When:           Thursday, April 21, 2016

11:30 a.m. Luncheon begins

12:15 p.m.  Recognition of Grantee/Scholarship Recipients

Where:          Scottish Rite

1101 70th Street