Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Nine Awarded Fall '09 Single Parents Grant Awards

Nine single parents who are also Sauk Valley Community College students recently received a boost with their education through the Sauk Foundation and private donations.

The winners, their hometowns, and their majors include:

DIXON: Aracely Dallgas-Frey, psychology major; and Tasha Morton, legal secretary (OAS).
Dallgas-Frey Photo Tasha Morton
MOUNT MORRIS: Tammy Olsen, licensed practical nursing (LPN).
Tammy Olsen
MORRISON: Sabrina Williams, emergency medical technician (EMT).
Sabrina Williams
ROCK FALLS: Jessinia Loyola, social work; and Jessica Walters, licensed practical nursing (LPN).
Loyola Photo Jessica Walters Photo
STERLING: Jennifer Knapp, nursing; Ann Lopez, criminal justice; and Niko Nieto, nursing.
Jennifer Knapp Ann Lopez Niko Nieto

The Sauk Foundation is a non-profit corporation that broadens the educational opportunities and services that SVCC provides for its students. Each year the Foundation awards numerous scholarships that total more than $160,000. For more information on the Sauk Foundation, call 815/288-5511, ext. 345.

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