For Immediate Release
October 12, 2006
Tivy High School Classes of '45 and '46 Present $1,000 Check to Hill Country College Fund
Tivy High School Class of 1945 representative Pauline Mosty and Tivy High School Class of 1946 representative Jimmie Joe Bailey recently presented Schreiner University’s Hill Country College Fund with a check for $1,000 to help fund need-based tuition assistance grants for area Schreiner students.
Pictured from left are: Tivy High School Class of 1946 representative Jimmie Joe Bailey, Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving, and Tivy High School Class of 1945 representative Pauline Mosty
“This is such a wonderful gift that the Tivy High School classes of ’45 and ’46 have made to Hill Country College Fund. So many local students will benefit from their generosity,” said Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner University. “I am very inspired by the fact that they have chosen to pass on the gift of education to 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 directly 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.