Perez earns top PEO honor

— PEO Chapter AU has presented its $2,500 Star Scholarship to Grandview High School graduate Alondra Perez.

The P.E.O. STAR scholarship recognizes the accomplishments of graduating high school young women planning to pursue post-secondary education, club spokesperson Alix Carlson said.

She said Perez demonstrated excellence in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, academics, and potential for success.

The Chapter AU also presented local $1,000 scholarships to Grandview graduate Andriana Cervantes and to Angelica Madrigal, a Yakima Valley College, Grandview Campus. Student. Junior Kendall Roberson was also recognized for being the number one girl academically in the junior class.

The PEO organization provides loans, grants, and scholarships for women.


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