Herschel Thomas has donated an additional $5,000 towards the scholarship he established in his wife’s name. Thomas established the Betty Thomas Annual Scholarship as a present to his wife on their 66th wedding anniversary. Betty Thomas worked at Kaskaskia College in Continuing Education for a number of years and believes in the value of education and that everyone has a right to a quality education.
The Betty Thomas Annual Scholarship is for $1,000 and will be credited to the recipient’s account at KC to be used for tuition, books and or fees. The scholarship will be available for ten consecutive years, and consist of the following:
o Acknowledgement must be made from the recipients to the Thomas family.
o Applicants must complete the year of study for which the scholarship is awarded.
Pictured are Dr. Dee Boswell, Vice Chairman, KC Board of Trustees; Herschel Thomas; Betty Thomas; and Jim Beasley, Secretary, KC Board of Trustees.