CSEA Foundation Scholarship Release

Submitted by President322 on Wed, 10/17/2018 - 10:20am

October 12, 2018

The CSEA Foundation is a non-profit, charitable corporation created to fund Scholarships and Disaster Grants to CSEA affiliate members, dependents, spouses and grandchildren (ACSS, CSR, CSUEU, SEIU Local 1000 and UAW Local 2350).

This year the Foundation received a record amount of applications from all affiliates. The Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 Scholarship recipients. The Foundation awarded twelve scholarships, eight $1500 scholarships and four $1000 for Best Essays that will be posted on the CSEA Foundation web site.

The CSEA Foundation Board of Director’s extend our sincere congratulations and continuing academic success to recipients and those that submitted applications.

The CSEA Foundation Inc. Board of Directors is proud to announce the 2018 recipients:

Joshua Dietz, Buhach Colony High School, Atwater, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Erick Dietz, CSUEU Chapter 308 Stanislaus

Kaytlin Greenlaw, Huntington Beach High School, Huntington Beach, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Judith Traver, California State Retirees, Chapter 34

Cory Heads, Village Glen West High School, Los Angeles, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Karen Heads, SEIU Local 1000, DLC 723

April Rice, Glendora High School, Glendora, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Robert Rice, CSUEU Chapter 319 Cal Poly Pomona

Reshma Sanikommu, CSU Los Angeles, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Madhu Vatti, CSUEU Chapter 322 Monterey Bay

Amanda Silva, Santa Maria High School, Santa Maria, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Cynthia Silva, SEIU Local 1000, DLC 726

Samantha Smith, Lassen High School, Susanville, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Liane Smith, ACSS Chapter 502

Kennedy Stitt-Riley, King-Drew Magnet High School, Los Angeles, CA Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Phyllis Stitt, SEIU Local 1000, DLC 702

Best Essay Recipients
Krystal Rhaburn, Attending Cal Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Lodiawick Henderson, California State Retirees, Chapter 9

Lauryn Bynum, Riverside Poly High School, Riverside, CA Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Tina Bynum, ACSS, Chapter 514

Zaylin Jackson, Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Zana Wilkins Jackson, California State Retirees, Chapter 6

Nason Tarver, Christian Brothers High School, Sacramento, CA
Sponsoring Member and Affiliate: Arreka Tarver, SEIU Local 1000, DLC 789

Proudly Announced by CSEA Foundation Board of Directors:

Joan Kennedy, President – CSUEU
Dionne Faulk, Vice President – SEIU Local 1000
Cyndi Olvera, Secretary - CSUEU
Suzanna Nye, Treasurer – ACSS
Jennifer O’Neal-Watts – CSUEU
Frank Ruffino – ACSS and CSEA Board of Director’s Chair

For more information, please contact Joan Kennedy @ jkennedy.csueu@gmail.com