Gems of Hope is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 “Gifts of Education” scholarships.
The program is supported by grants, donations and fundraising efforts conducted by Gems of Hope and the Gems of Hope Youth Advisory Board. Gems awarded seven, $750.00 scholarships to area high school seniors. The recipients have been personally affected by cancer, meaning the student has been previously diagnosed with cancer or has had an immediate family member who has had cancer (sibling, mother, or father).
The award winners include:
Ryan Peterson Linn-Mar High School
Dillon Fawcett Linn-Mar High School
Annie Stevenson Linn-Mar High School
Blake Roseberry Prairie High School
Jared Thorson Washington High School
Katherine O’Rourke Xavier High School
Erin Drahozal Xavier High School