Yadkin Valley United Fund Govt Director David Steelman has introduced the 2022 United Fund scholarship winners. This yr 4 seniors from East Wilkes, Elkin, and Starmount Excessive Colleges had been chosen. Every was offered $1,000 every on the United Fund board assembly Might 18.
The next are this yr’s recipients. Kristie Brown, East Wilkes Excessive Faculty, daughter of Sherri and Kevin Brown. Brown will attend UNC Chapel Hill. Emma Jolly, East Wilkes Excessive Faculty, daughter of Wendy Billings. Jolly can even attend UNC Chapel Hill. Alli Pardue, Starmount Excessive Faculty, daughter of Missy Rickards and Russ Pardue. Pardue plans to attend UNC Chapel Hill. Leah Waddell, Elkin Excessive Faculty, daughter of Sherry and Myron Waddell. She’s going to attend Appalachian State College.
Steelman mentioned all 4 had been nice educational college students, athletes, concerned in lots of different faculty actions and had many hours volunteering in group companies for various organizations within the Yadkin Valley. All had been extremely advisable by their academics and coaches.
The YVUF has elevated its scholarships for 2023 to a most of $2,000 every and the deadline for software is April 15, 2023. New software can be obtainable on its web site Yadkinvalleyunitedfund.org later this yr.