Gaston Memorial Scholarship, Inc. is a public non-profit tax exempt organization in accordance with Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 501(c)(3). Donors can deduct contributions they make under IRC Section 170. We are considered a public charity under IRC 170 (b) (1) (A) (vi).
Our events help support the annual scholarship Ceremony held each year for college bound high school graduates from Central, Illinois.
Our Scholarship is awarded to two new graduate each year and the 2017 awards ceremony will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Bloomington Public Library's Community Room, 205 East Olive Street, Bloomington, Illinois, The event is open to the public.
Come out and support our winners and hear our captivating speaker:
The Honorable Judge David Butler
Associate Judge, Mclean County, IL
This event is open to the public. Thank you for supporting this special event.
Mrs. Treyce' Spears, Chairperson
Dr. Kwame' Curtis
Mr. Gary Muhammad, Bloomington, IL
Ms. Erika Baird, Peoria, IL
GMS Scholarship Application Review Committee
Robert L Gaston
Cleta Diane McDowell
Honorary Board Members:
Committee recommendations are submitted to the board for final evaluation and selection of scholarship recipient.
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