PWC 2018 Scholarship Awards
Parker Women's Club Awards 4 Scholarships to Local Students
Parker, Texas, June 4, 2018 - The Parker Women's Club is proud to grant scholarships totaling $7,000 to four graduating Parker seniors this year. The 2018 recipients are Amy Jensen, Elizabeth Reed, Mary Reisinger, and Nathan Wille. These award recipients have excellent scholastic records and participated in numerous extracurricular activities.
Amy is a Plano East Senior High School gradate and will attend University of Texas at Dallas focusing on Healthcare Studies. She has been active in a variety of community service activities as well as sports (softball).
Elizabeth is an Ursuline Academy of Dallas graduate and will attend Texas A&M University majoring in International Business to be followed by study of Law. She has actively served her community in a variety of volunteer services as well as being active in sports (rowing).
Mary is a Home School graduate and will attend University of Texas at Dallas focusing on speech pathology. She has been active in the Collin County Beekeepers Association (2018 Honey Queen) and sports (swimming).
Nathan is a Plano East Senior High graduate and will attend University of Wisconsin focusing on computer engineering. He has been active in Boy Scouts (Eagle Scout), swimming, music and science and engineering fairs during his four years in high school.
The Parker Women's Club (PWC) is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. It was organized in August 1973 and is made up of a diverse group of women sharing the mutual goal of promoting a sense of ownership for the Parker community that is based on charity, service and friendship. Since 2003, PWC has awarded 32 scholarships totaling $51,400 to exceptional Parker seniors. In addition to the scholarships, fundraising efforts have enabled PWC to make annual donations to the Parker Volunteer Fire Department and Police Department, to finance and coordinate the periodic publication of the City of Parker Directory, to construct a gazebo and install permanent picnic tables in the Parker Preserve for the enjoyment of all Parker residents and sponsoring families in need through the Angel Wings Program at Christmas time. Press Release