Olivia Miner was recognized as one of the Indiana DIstrict of Kiwanis Foundation scholarship winners for 2019

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Olivia Miner was recognized as one of the Indiana DIstrict of Kiwanis Foundation scholarship winners for 2019 Pictured are members of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee from left to right Nick South, Maryrose McWhirter, Olivia Miner and Darryl Smith Each Kiwanis Club can nominate their top candidate to compete for one of these $1,000 scholarships each year.  Olivia is only the second winner submitted by the Scottsburg Club in over ten years.  She is the first District winner from Austin High School.  Olivia has already earned her Associates Degree and will be studying pre-med at Hanover College.  She plans on studying medicine at Indiana UniversityOlivia is an outstanding student and the Kiwanis members wished her the best as she continues her studies

 

Heaven Beswich, graduate of Scottsburg High School

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Heaven Beswich, graduate of Scottsburg High School, attended a meeting of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club at the Roadhouse USA to receive her scholarship award and discuss her plans for college Pictured with Heaven are members of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee from left to right Darryl Smith, Heaven Beswick and Maryrose McWhirter Heaven will be attending Ball State University and studying business.  She hopes to be an actuary when she graduates.  Heaven was active at Scottsburg High in the Key ClubThe Kiwanis members congratulated Heaven and wished her the best in her continued studies.

 

Drew Buhr, graduate of Austin High School

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Drew Buhr, graduate of Austin High School, attended a meeting of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club at the Roadhouse USA to receive his scholarship award and discuss his plans for collegePictured with Drew are members of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club Scholarship Committee from left to right Darryl Smith, Drew Buhr and Maryrose McWhirterDrew will be attending St Louis University where he will be playing baseball and hopes to study sports management to continue working in the field of baseball after he finishes playingThe Kiwanis members congratulated Drew and wished him the best in his continued studies

 

Community Foundation newsletter

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July 2019 newsletter

Dear Friends of the Foundation,

Above is our summer newsletter. We hope you enjoy!

Thanks,

Jaime Toppe

Executive Director,  Scott County Community Foundation

p: 812.752.2057 a: 60 N. Main St./PO Box 25; Scottsburg, IN 47170 

w: www.scottcountyfoundation.org e: jaime.toppe@scottcountyfoundation.org 

 

Please ask me about leaving a legacy for our community through your planned giving.

 

Vienna-Finley Elementary Bug Party

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The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club recognized eighteen students at Vienna Finley Elementary School for making the BUG Honor Roll for the third grading period To earn recognition on the BUG (Bring Up Grades) Honor Roll a student must improve at least one grade in at least one subject and not go down in any others.  BUG is a Kiwanis signature program to provide incentives to third graders to improve their grades.  BUG Honor Roll students receive a BUG Certificate identifying the subject(s) they improved, a BUG T-Shirt the first time they make the BUG Honor Roll, prizes and snacksBUG Honor Roll Students in Ms Lucas’ class are Nathan Garcia, Finn Sawin, Oliver Soto, and Gertie Gregory.  BUG Honor Roll students in Mrs Dulaney’s class are Skyler Amos, Hadley Barton-Smith, Rachael Carey, James Dixon, Bennett Pearcy, Landon Toppe, Bayley Engle, Maggie Broadus, Gavin Walton and William Peterson.  BUG Honor Roll students in Ms Thomas’ class are Sydney Amos, Carmen Brown, Owen Brown and Ceaira Mosier Congratulations to these outstanding students for their hard work and success.  BUG is made possible by our Kiwanis Corporate Member sponsor, Austin Tri Hawk.