For Immediate Release
November 29, 2006
Fidelity Abstract and Title Co. Presents $500 Check To Hill Country College Fund
KERRVILLE, Texas – Fidelity Abstract and Title Co. owners Jimmie and Rae Peschel recently presented Schreiner University’s Hill Country College Fund with a check for $500 to help fund need-based tuition assistance grants for area Schreiner students.
From left to right Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of
development for annual giving at Schreiner University, Jimmie Peschel and
Rae Peschel, owners of Fidelity Abstract and Title Co.
“Jimmie Peschel is a wonderful example of a Schreiner graduate who has chosen to stay in the Hill Country to raise his family and serve his community,” said Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner University. “His family and his company have been longtime supporters of Hill Country College Fund and we are truly appreciative. Through their generosity, they are passing the gift of education on to future generations of Hill Country students.”
Since the Hill Country College Fund began in 1977, it has provided more than $8 million in need-based tuition assistance to students from Kimble, Kerr, Gillespie, Kendall, Bandera, Real, and Edwards counties, and helps more than 250 Hill Country Students annually. Hill Country College Fund grants provide an average of over $2,900 a year per recipient, and one hundred percent of funds raised goes to student scholarships.
If you would like more information on how the Hill Country College Fund is making a difference for area Schreiner University students, or if you would like to make a contribution, visit Schreiner’s Web site at www.schreiner.edu or call 830-792-7201.