The Scholarship has been named the C. V. Glassco Memorial Scholarship in memory of Mr. C. V. Glassco of Gadsden, AL. Before retiring in 2004, Mr. Glassco served FSFCU as a volunteer on the Board of Directors for over 35 years, with 22 of those as the Chairman. He also served on Boards of Directors such as the United Way of Etowah County, Boys and Girls Club and Boy Scouts of America Mr. Glassco passed away in 2008 after an extended illness.
The Board of Directors, Management and Staff are pleased to announce the 2012 C. V. Glassco Memorial Scholarship Recipients:
Courtney Danielle Knight – North Paulding High School
Andrew Bruce Norman – Rockmart High School
Morgan Creswell – Sonoraville High School
Jamie Spraggins – Gaston High School
Deanne Rose Rousseau – Paint Rock Valley High School
Donald Floyd Irwin III – Glencoe High School
The students were required to send a copy of their high school transcript, 3 letters of recommendation, a statement of their goals and a student resume. The recipients were chosen based heavily on extracurricular activities, community involvement and academic performance. This year, over 200 applications were received from Georgia and Alabama.
Family Savings FCU is a member-owned financial cooperative established in 1951 presently serving over 60,000 members in Georgia and Alabama. For additional information on Family Savings or the Scholarship Program, call 888-311-3728 or 256-439-5773.