Assistance League awarding scholarships to student volunteers

DOWNEY -- The Assistance League of Downey is once again offering $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from DUSD high schools who have "excelled as community volunteers."To qualify, students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in good standing with their school, including citizenship and attendance. Applications are available at school guidance offices. Completed applications should be mailed to the Assistance League of Downey, Scholarship Award Committee, 11026 Downey Ave., Downey, CA 90241. Applications must be postmarked by March 31. Awards will be announced at the annual awards assembly scheduled at their respective high school at the end of the school year. ********** Published: February 27, 2009 - Volume 7 - Issue 45