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Morton Community Foundation News

Monday, May 1, 2017

The Ilse Droll Memorial Women’s Medical Career Scholarship provides scholarships to Morton or Morton Township female students pursuing a career in a Medical Field (Including, but not limited to:  Doctor, Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Pharmacist, Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Veterinarian, etc.  The fund provides a $1,000 scholarship and a $500 scholarship.  The winners this year were, Michelle Gehner - $1,000, and Sydney Cooper - $500.

Sydney Cooper

Michelle Gehner

A grant for $8,400 was presented to Becky Gardner, Superintendent, Peoria Christian School.  The grant was distributed from the Jim & Marcia Rinkenberger Fund for Peoria Christian School.  Did you know that you can set up an endowed fund for the benefit of your church, school, or favorite charity, even if it is not located in Morton?  Contact Scott Witzig to learn more.  309-291-0434, or email at mcfmorton@gmail.com.