Litchfield County Creating Hope Corp. is offering two scholarships in the amount of $800 to a senior pursuing their education in the mental health field.
Deadline for applications is May 15th. The recipitants will be announced on June 4th at the Run for Hope.
Taylor is from Shepaug Valley High School. She is planning to attend University of Massachusetts Amherst next year. She volunteers at the Gunn Memorial Library, Bridgewater Fair and the Washington Environmental Council Earth day.
Emily is from New Milford High School. She is planning to attend Nova Southeastern. She helps organize a music library for the SOP Band. She also makes holiday cards for seniors and also helps teach them how to read and do math. She also donates to the woman's shelter and tutors.