RCCF Announces Five New Funds in 2011

The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) is honored to announce the establishment of three memorial scholarship Funds:

The Larry Sumerix Memorial – Summer Music Scholarship FundThis Fund will be used for Roscommon Middle and High School students to attend Summer Music Camps and enrichment programs, based on student / family need.

The Beverly Nester Memorial Scholarship Fund This Fund will be used as a freshman year scholarship, for a graduating student from Roscommon High school. The student recipient must demonstrate a financial need and have a C+ (2.25) or better high school GPA.

 

The Mr. J’s Buckeye Nuts College Scholarship Fund – This Fund will be used to support second (Sophomore), third (Junior) and fourth (Senior) year college educational costs, for Roscommon Area Public School graduates, with special consideration given to students attending Ohio State University, Bowling Green State University (Ohio), Central Michigan University, University of Cincinnati (Ohio), Michigan State University and the University of Michigan.

Please consider a year-end gift to these Scholarship Funds in memory of Beverly Nester, Larry Sumerix and/or Richard “Coach” Johoske.

Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) also has the pleasure to announce two new funds for the Roscommon Area District Library

Roscommon Area District Library Building Fund- This fund is a Special Project Fund which will be used to provide financial support to the Roscommon Area District Library, specific to the Building Campaign and the development of the new library site.

Roscommon Area District Library Community Outreach Fund- This fund is a Special Project Fund to provide support to the Roscommon Area District Library, its fundraising, marketing and community outreach programs and projects, as directed by the RADL Board of Directors.

Please consider a year-end gift to these new Roscommon Area District Library funds or one of the other numerous Funds available at RCCF.

For more information about these Funds, or if you are interested in establishing a Fund of your own, please contact Mary Fry, President / CEO, at the Roscommon County Community Foundation. Phone: (989) 275-3112, e-mail: rococofo@yahoo.com