National Charity League awards outstanding graduating women
By Jay Seidel
La Habra Journal
The National Charity League, Inc., Whittier Chapter, recently awarded over $18,000 in scholarships to 16 graduating high school seniors.
The young women from La Habra, Sonora, La Serna, Whittier, Los Altos, Wilson and California high schools were honored at the La Habra Community Center.
National Charity League, Inc. is a mother and daughter non-profit organization committed to serving the local community. The philanthropic organization is focused on community service, cultural experiences, and leadership development. Each year, members are required to volunteer a minimum of 30 hours serving our community.
The Whittier Chapter of NCL, Inc., hosts a yearly benefit to raise funds to support local organizations and college scholarships to young women in the local service area.
Selection of the scholarship recipients were based on various criteria, but with an emphasis on their volunteer service to the community.
The following are the recipients from La Habra and Sonora:
Kimberly Arreguin Sonora
Nikki Chamberlain LHHS
Carley Christerson LHHS
Gillian Hart LHHS
Madison Martin LHHS
Erin Murphy Sonora
Lia Oliden Sonora
Nicole Ramos LHHS
Kristen Sauceda Sonora