The Rey of Light Scholarship Benefit for Students netted more than $515,000 for the DePaul Cristo Rey Scholarship Fund. The April 16 event drew a sold-out crowd of more than 400 to the DPCR Student Center.
Ten girls have received scholarships through the YWCA’s Mamie Earl Sells Scholars program. Presented by Kroger, the scholarship recognize African-American high school girls for academic achievement, leadership, extracurricular involvement and community service.
The Elder High School Board of Trustees received a gift of $3.5 million honoring the legacy of retiring Principal Tom Otten.
If you’re a woman pursuing a business degree, Zonta Club might have a scholarship for you. The Zonta Club of Cincinnati is accepting applications for the $500 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship.
More than 2,000 guests are expected for the 2016 YWCA Career Women of Achievement Luncheon. Proceeds from the event will help support the organization’s community programs. In addition to the previous announcement of the eight women who will receive Career Women of Achievement Awards, two scholarship winners will be honored.
Nine students received new laptops as part of the University of Cincinnati Medical Mentor Program, or Med Mentors. The laptops were made possible by a gift from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
United Way’s Women of Tocqueville and Women Investing in the Next Generation led a 3D Printers Club in conjunction with the Greater Cincinnati STEM Collaborative and South Avondale Elementary School.
Fifteen fifth-grade girls participated in the 10-week workshop under the guidance of mentors from members of the two groups.
High school juniors have the opportunity to participate in the annual Students of Integrity Scholarship program.