For Immediate Release
January 31, 2007
Union State Bank Presents $500 Check To Hill Country College Fund
KERRVILLE, Texas – Union State Bank 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,
and Philip Stacy, vice president of Union State Bank and Hill Country College
Fund Community Division Co-chair
“We truly appreciate Union State Bank’s longtime support of Hill Country College Fund,” said Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner University. “They have changed so many lives through their giving.”
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.