Supervisor Cynthia P. Coad, Fourth District
Chair, Board of Supervisors
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 5, 2001
Contact: Diane Thomas
Chair Coad Awards
$10,500 to Orange County Students LIFE Applicants
(Santa Ana)- Cynthia
P. Coad, Board of Supervisors Chair, is helping 14 students
go to college. Each student will receive a Community Service
Award Grant in a ceremony at 6:30 p.m., June 6, El Modena
High School, 3920 Spring Street, Orange.
A total of $10,500 in Community Service Award Grants will
be given to students living in the Fourth District. The
winning students range in age from sixth grade to college,
and the awards are from $500 to $1,500. Grants are held
until students enter college or trade school and are paid
directly to the institution.
"These students represent the future," said
Coad. "Hopefully these grants will inspire them to
continue to give back to their communities."
Coad's Community Service Award grants are given annually
from an endowment established by the Coad family. Student
applicants are selected for their community service efforts