The Kalamazoo RESA Foundation recently celebrated its 2022 scholarship and grant recipients. The Foundation awarded endowed scholarships, awards for participants in KRESA’s YOU program, and scholarships for employees’ children. The Foundation also awarded Target Assistance Grants (TAG) to employees who return to school to earn a degree in early childhood education or special education.
This year, 14 students at YOU received $500 awards. The Foundation awarded 35 children of KRESA employees $500 scholarships toward their college expenses. In addition, 34 various named scholarships were awarded.
Earlier in 2022, the Foundation named its TAG recipients, awarding seven employees $3,500-grants toward their educational expenses. In total, the Foundation awarded more than $74,000 in scholarships and grants.