For Immediate Release
May 16, 2007
H-E-B Presents Check to Hill Country College Fund
KERRVILLE, Texas – H-E-B recently presented Schreiner University’s Hill Country College Fund with a check for $5,000. H-E-B’s donation to HCCF will help fund need-based tuition assistance grants for area Schreiner students.
Pictured from left to right are Ken Richter, H-E-B Store Director, Jennifer Farhoudi, Associate Director of Annual Giving for Schreiner University, Bob Meacham, H-E-B Store Director.
“H-E-B has been a wonderful community partner and dedicated supporter of the Hill Country College Fund for many years,” said Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner University. “We are very appreciative of their support which has meant so much to so many of our Hill Country students. Their generosity has made it possible for over 250 Hill Country students to attend Schreiner this year.”
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.