Local nonprofit awards scholarship to two local graduating senors

Jul. 10, 2013 @ 11:06 AM

 

Recently, Remnant Community Development Corporation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization serving youth in Granville County, bestowed its first Road 2 College Scholarship awards to Christofferson Allison of South Granville High School and Rufus Terry of J. F. Webb High School.

The scholarship is designed to recognize graduating seniors for exemplary academic performance and service in the local community.

Allison was a member of the National Honor Society and was involved with student government. He volunteered with Toys for Toys and participated in fundraisers for Cystic Fibrosis. She plans to attend North Carolina A&T State University.

Terry earned the distinction of Student of Merit and graduated from Leadership Granville. He volunteered with the Interact Club, Student Athlete Association and Ronald McDonald House. He plans to continue his educaton at Guilford College.

For more information on this or other programs sponsored by the nonprofit, call (919) 725-6486 or log onto road2collegenc.org.