The Community Foundation Announces Additional 2017 Scholarship Recipients

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Congratulations to the following scholars –

Jonathan R. Serf, Jr. is the recipient of the Ollie Mae Hammond Scholarship. Serf, son of Jonathan and Faith Serf, is a senior at Muncie Central High School. He plans to attend Ball State University to study economics and political science.

This scholarship, established by Martin and Helen Schwartz in memory of Ollie Mae Hammond, is awarded to a graduating student who is an active member of the youth group of Antioch Baptist Church in Muncie.

Dennis Kimble is the recipient of the 2017 East Central Opportunities Scholarship.  This scholarship is awarded to displaced workers who are residents of Delaware County and attending Ivy Tech Community College.

Kimble is a non-traditional student at Ivy Tech Community College in Muncie. He decided to attend Ivy Tech and invest in his future after being laid off from a manufacturing job. He is studying network infrastructure and is excited to have found opportunities in a field that he is passionate about.

Visit to view all our 2017 scholarship recipients.