For Immediate Release
October 17, 2007
Fidelity Abstract and Title Co. Presents $500 Check to Hill Country College Fund
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.
pictured from left to right: Jimmy Peschel, owner of Fidelity Abstract & Title Co. and Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner.
“Fidelity Abstract and Title Co. has been a longtime supporter of Hill Country College Fund and their generosity has touched the lives of so many students in our community,” said Jennifer Farhoudi, associate director of development for annual giving at Schreiner University. “Their donation ensures that many Hill Country Schreiner students, who would otherwise be unable to attend college due to financial reasons, are able to pursue their dreams of a college education.”
Since the Hill Country College Fund began in 1977, it has provided more than $8.5 million in need-based tuition assistance to students from Kimble, Kerr, Gillespie, Kendall, Bandera, Real, and Edwards counties and helps more than 300 Hill Country Students annually. Hill Country College Fund grants provide an average of over $2,100 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.