|

Mercy hands out scholarships

CONGRATULATIONS to all Mercy scholarship winners. VIllage Life photo by Mike Roberts
CONGRATULATIONS to all Mercy scholarship winners. VIllage Life photo by Mike Roberts

CONGRATULATIONS to all Mercy scholarship winners. VIllage Life photo by Mike Roberts

Mercy Hospital’s Auxiliary gathered at Serrano Country club on Friday, March 18, to award $1,200 scholarships to 11 applicants planning careers in health care. The gala awards luncheon included overviews of the recipients’ accomplishments, flowers for each and brief acceptance speeches.

Most of the winners of this year’s scholarships hailed from local high schools: Oak Ridge, Folsom and Vista del Lago. Two recipients are current Mercy employees.

Most of the scholarship money was raised in the hospital gift shop, operated by the auxiliary. No hospital funds are used for the awards. Over the last nine years the auxiliary has given out over $100,000 in scholarships.

Pictured in the back row standing left to right are Yasin Nabavi, Oak Ridge; Rohit Talreja, Folsom; Regina Marino, Folsom; Linda Gu, Vista; and Danielle Zezoff, Folsom.

Kneeling in front are Jessica Pegadiotes, Oak Ridge; Navneet Kahlon, Oak Ridge; Marisa Franz, Folsom; and Kelly Douglas, Oak Ridge.

Mercy Hospital employees Michele Jones and Tracy Matthews also won scholarships, but are not pictured.

Short URL: http://www.villagelife.com/?p=5750

This story falls on page ""
Posted by on Mar 21 2011.
Last Login: Sun Aug 11 17:34:39 2013
Filed under Feature Photos, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

1 Comment for “Mercy hands out scholarships”


DAILYREPUBLIC.com does not necessarily condone the comments here, nor does it review every post. Read our full policy.

  1. Thank GOD for programs like this. I am Tracy Matthews mother and thankful for programs like this.

Leave a Reply

Recently Commented

  • Background Checks: They understand it quite well that educational success is quite a decisive factor to check the...
  • cresa iasi: I read this paragraph completely about the resemblance of newest and preceding technologies, it’s...
  • Jan Farley: Is PB at 4 Seasons open to outside players? My husband and I have been playing PB in Tucson Az for the...
  • bijuterii aur: I think the admin of this website is really working hard in support of his site, because here every...
  • acheter appartement berlin: I got this site from my friend who told me on the topic of this web site and now this...