Yankeetown-Inglis Woman’s Club members recently presented 10 deserving students with scholarships during their May meeting. The scholarships are made possible from the proceeds of weekly bingo games held at the clubhouse.
The scholarship recipients each received $800 from the club to assist them with their inspirational education goals.
The recipients of the 2019 scholarships this year were: Bryce Laplante, Jason Laplante, Kelly Laplante, Matthew Delph, Austin Fowler, Tucker Hale, Heather Rice, Alora Thompson, Glory Thompson and Sierra Williams.
The Yankeetown Inglis Woman’s Club, since 1971, has awarded 240 scholarships totaling $109,300; allowing many Yankeetown and Inglis residents to continue their education.