Rockford Rotary Rick Ehinger Memorial Scholarship Winner Announced

Lisa Boyd, President of Rockford Rotary; Jared Smigiel, RHS senior; and John Feeley, mentor and RHS teacher

Rockford Rotary and Rockford High School are proud to announce this year’s recipients of the Rick Ehinger Memorial STRIVE scholarship.  Jared Smigiel will receive a $1,200 scholarship to be used at Grand Rapids Community College in the fall.  To date, over 100 seniors have participated in the STRIVE mentorship program, which has donated over $20,000 to Rockford seniors over the past 11 years.

STRIVE stands for Students Taking a Renewed Interest in the Value of Education.  If you are interested in becoming a mentor to a high school senior next school year, please contact Rockford High School at 863-6030.