Dollars for Scholars hands out the first N. Tama scholarships

North Tama Dollars for Scholars board members Steve Foster, Teresa O’Meara, Jared Bauch, Marilyn Bauch and Trish Kennedy present recent NT grads Andrew Lidgett, Grace Blake and Brenden Unker with the first-ever scholarships from the local chapter.
Sharon Scherrer, Laurie Schafer, Sue Morrison and NaNa Amyuden enjoy the fundraising meal before a basketball game.
teve Rash and volunteers for NT Dollars for Scholars hosted a fundraiser meal from Thursday evening. An estimate $2,116 was raised towards the local chapter and future scholarships.

In two short months, North Tama Dollars for Scholars has went from becoming an official chapter to handing out the first $1,000 scholarships to the Class of 2020 before the varsity basketballl games on Thursday, Jan. 30.

North Tama early graduates Grace Blake, Andrew Lidgett and Brenen Unker each received a scholarship from the newly-formed chapter to be applied to their education beyond Traer.