Mount Si High School hosted a new event this year, to thank local scholarship donors for the generous college scholarships they awarded graduating seniors. A special breakfast buffet was held at the school on May 23 in honor of the many community partners who donated more than $61,000 to 57 students, to help with college expenses after they graduate. The event was elegantly catered by the Mount Si Culinary Arts Program.
Special thanks to the following individuals, families, organizations and businesses for their generosity and support of Snoqualmie Valley students. Below the scholarships and recipients are listed in the order they were awarded:
Alex Crabtree Memorial Scholarship – Murphy McDowell
Alyssa DiRienzo Scholarship – Caroline Hebert
Kelly Garwood Scholarships – Isabella Gerlitz, Spencer Marenco
Kirby M. Nelson Scholarship – Kaitlyn Ray
Fall City Community Association Scholarships – Parker Fritz, Sophia Ojeda
Fall City Neighbor’s Newsletter Scholarship – Ezra Bacon-Gersham
Henry TR Kennedy Memorial Scholarships – Isabella Gerlitz, Quinten Wood
Wildcat Speech & Debate Boosters Scholarships – Andrew Helfrich, Abbas Jaffery
“We would like to thank all of our generous donors and sponsors for the difference you make in our community and the support you give our students to pursue their education and dreams. It takes a village. Thank you for being part of ours,” concluded Mount Si High School Principal John Belcher.