Burien/White Center Rotary presents over $12,000 in scholarships to local students

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The Burien/White Center Rotary presented Scholarships and Service Above Self awards to this year’s recipients at last week’s meeting:


  • Walter O. Carsten Memorial Scholarship, Elizabeth Lindo, Evergreen Campus AAA
  • Dick Dahlgard Memorial Scholarship, Stephanie Menka, Highline HS
  • Dr. Frank Tanaka Memorial Scholarship, Mays Hadi, Puget Sound Skills Center

Rotary Scholarships:

  • Nicole Pasia, Kennedy Catholic HS
  • Danielle Peretti, Kennedy Catholic HS
  • Debbie Acheampong, Highline HS
  • Tseyon Nurilegn, Highline HS

Unable to attend today’s presentations:

  • Lesly Cruz, Highline HS
  • Leslie Garcia-Bobadilla, Evergreen Campus HS3
  • Abdiaziz Aweis, Evergreen Campus HS3

Service Above Self Awards:

  • Sophie Sands, Kennedy Catholic HS
  • Elizabeth Lindo, Evergreen Campus AAA
  • David Dihn, HIghline HS

Congratulations on all you have accomplished, and best wishes on your future studies and career goals!

Our club provided a total of more than $12,000 for these scholarships through generous contributions from Rotarians, friends of Rotary and fundraisers.

For more info, visit http://bwcrotary.org.

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