Dallas Rotary awards book scholarships

June 26th, 2015 9:39 pm

First Posted: 7/12/2013

The Rotary Club of Dallas recently presented several area high school students who will be attending college in the fall with checks for $500 each to help offset the expense for books during their first semester. The club has awarded more than $75,000 in scholarships since the inception of the program. The scholarships were awarded at a recent dinner attended by scholarship recipients and their family members. At the dinner, from left, first row: Casey McAndrew, Dallas; Kayla Garren, Northwest; Clara Grube, Dallas; Bethany Williams, Lake-Lehman. Second row: John Doerfler, Rotarian and program chairman; Kenneth Kocher, Lake-Lehman; Matthew Korea, Northwest; Todd Buckley, club president; and Art Peoples, Rotary district governor.