Congratulations to Success Won’t Wait volunteer Ashley McNeill, who was recently honored by the Kohl’s Kids Who Care® Program as a Regional Winner in the scholarship program. For her outstanding community service in the area of literacy Ashley will receive a $1,000 scholarship toward the college or university of her choice.
The Kohl’s Kids Who Care® Program recognizes and rewards young volunteers (ages 6-18) who help make their communities a better place. According to official program literature, in 2009 the Kohl’s Kids Who Care® Scholarship Program recognized the selfless acts of more than 2,000 youths who are making a difference. Two nominees from each of Kohl’s 1,004 stores nationwide each won a $50 Kohl’s gift card as Store Winners.
194 Regional Winners, like Ashley, were awarded $1,000 scholarships toward their post-secondary education. And ten National Winners will be awarded $5,000 scholarships. In addition, Kohl’s will donate $1,000 to a nonprofit organization on their behalf.
Since the program’s inception in 2001, nearly 9,000 scholarships and prizes totaling more than $1.8 million have been awarded to young volunteers nationwide.
To nominate a young volunteer for a Kohl’s Kids Who Care scholarship, visit www.kohlskids.com Nominations are accepted February 1 through March 15.
Founded in 2002, Success Won’t Wait, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit literacy organization based in Wilmington, Delaware. Want to learn more about Success Won’t Wait’s literacy projects, how to donate used books in Delaware, or volunteer your time? Click on the About Us tab to learn more.
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