Scholarships

We are trying to raise $10,000 to benefit students entering college for Fall of 2018 & 2019. These scholarships will be used for books and supplies. Help us make a difference! You can access the application here or by clicking each scholarship’s link below

 

“April E. Ogden & Margaret Gaskin” Scholarship

The “April E. Ogden & Margaret Gaskin” Scholarship for women or men who reside in Chicago, IL or CT.  April E. Ogden, Thea’s mother, was a very selfless and kind woman who put her loved ones before herself. She dropped out of Englewood High school due to… Read more


John J. Ramos, Sr., Ed.D “Prosperous” Scholarship

The John J. Ramos, Sr., “Prosperous” Scholarship is for women or men who are minorities & pursuing a career into the… Read more


“Donald J. Rully” Scholarship

The “Donald J. Rully” Scholarship was established to Honor the life of Donald J, Rully. Don was an avid participant as a youth and avid supporter as an adult of youth sports. He graduated from Read more


“Tony Elliott” Scholarship

The “Tony Elliott” Scholarship was established to Honor the life of Tony Elliott. Tony, Tyrone Elliott’s uncle was born in Bridgeport, CT. As a high school player, he was All American while at Warren Harding High School. Read more


“John Lewis” Scholarship

The “John Lewis” Scholarship was established to Honor Coach John Lewis. Coach Lewis started his coaching career as an assistant at Bassick High school. In the Fall of 1968, Coach Lewis began a distinguished career as both a teacher and coach at Read more

 


 


 

A glimpse into our 2017 First Annual Scholarship Presentation