Friday, October 28, 2011

Congratulations to BETF College Scholarship Winners (2011)

BDPA Education and Technology Foundation (BETF) has given out almost $400,000 in college scholarships over the years.  Chris Johnson is chair of the BDPA Foundation Scholarship Committee. He shared an update with the Foundation's board of directors on recent scholarship funds sent to post-secondary educational institutions around the country on the behalf of deserving BDPA student members:
  • $3,000 to Matthew Clark, Detroit chapter (Lawrence Technological University)
  • $10,500 to Yaa Kwansa, Southern Minnesota chapter (Washington University of St. Louis)
  • $4,500 to Titus Thomas, Washington DC chapter (Bowie State University University)
  • $1,500 to Kenneth McCune, Chicago chapter (Southern Illinois University)
  • $500 to Nia Love, Atlanta chapter (Valdosta State University)
  • $3,000 to Lauren Pemberton, Southern Minnesota chapter (Rice University)
  • $500 to Trene Long-Reed, Atlanta chapter (University of West Georgia)
  • $1,500 to Courtney Elzy, Chicago chapter (Illinois State University)
  • $2,500 to Adwait Walimbe, Southern Minnesota chapter (University of Minnesota)
  • $2,500 to Jala Cruz, Indianapolis chapter (Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis)
  • $2,000 to Jerron Jamerson, Charlotte chapter (Winston-Salem State University)
Brothers and sisters ... we need your help! Please consider making a tax-deductible pledge to the Bemley Scholarship Fund. Just COMMENT on this post with the amount of your pledge. We'll take it from there.

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