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Drs. Robert H. and C. Jayne Wilcox Otter Chemistry Endowed Scholarship

Drs. Robert H. and C. Jayne Wilcox Otter Chemistry Endowed Scholarship

The spirit of this scholarship is to provide incentive to students who are not necessarily top academic performers so that they will continue to strive for excellence in their studies. Students who exhibit attributes such as self-discipline, motivation, integrity,...

HOPE Giving Circle

HOPE Giving Circle

What is the HOPE Giving Circle? The acronym HOPE stands for Helping Others through the Power of Education. The HOPE Giving Circle brings together influential women of diverse backgrounds with a common goal of supporting women in achieving their educational goals and...

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Olive "Polly" Paine

Born in Chicago in 1891, Olive “Polly” Paine was destined for a creative life guided by her mother, Geneva Carr Paine and her father, Lyman May Paine, a prominent Chicago attorney. My Great Aunt Polly’s life story shows her to be an exceptional woman and she would...

Phyllis E. Gustafson Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Phyllis E. Gustafson Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Phyllis E. Gustafson grew up on a farm in Nebraska and began her education in a one-room schoolhouse and graduated valedictorian of her high school class. Although she had a dream of becoming a history teacher, there was not money to go to college. Instead, Phyllis...

Sharlene Marchiori Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Sharlene Marchiori Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Spending time in the hospital during a health challenge can be unsettling. But Joe Marchiori knew he was in good hands during a recent stay at Northwest Community Hospital when Valerie Brown stopped by his room to say hello. This is not the first time Joe and...

Sharon Marchiori Nursing Scholarship

Sharon Marchiori Nursing Scholarship

Spending time in the hospital during a health challenge can be unsettling. But Joe Marchiori knew he was in good hands during a recent stay at Northwest Community Hospital when Valerie Brown stopped by his room to say hello. This is not the first time Joe and...

The Rotary Club of Schaumburg/Hoffman Estates

The Rotary Club of Schaumburg/Hoffman Estates

The Schaumburg/Hoffman Estates Rotary club was started in 1969, and the club is presently at 89 members. Rotary International is 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in our communities and around...