The Madisonville Noon Kiwanis Club accepted the Lavender Fund II Scholarship Gift
Challenge. The donation was announced during their September 9th luncheon meeting.
An anonymous donor recently offered up the challenge to community members, area civic
clubs, and businesses for donations to support the Lavender Fund II Scholarship at
Madisonville Community College (MCC). The benefactor has agreed to provide a dollar-for-dollar
match up to $5,000 to provide scholarships for MCC students.
The Lavender Fund II Scholarship is a unique scholarship and support program for single
parents attending MCC. Realizing that success in college while managing a household
can be a tremendous challenge, this scholarship is intended to remove barriers by
providing additional resources single parents may need. In addition to financial assistance,
Lavender Fund Scholars have access to a support advisor who provides life skills workshops,
academic and career guidance, and personal assistance.
For more information about the Lavender Fund II Scholarship challenge gift, contact
Chris Woodall in MCC s Advancement Office at 270.824.8593.