Glendale Latino Association provides annual scholarships to local high schools and Glendale Community College graduating students who have demonstrated educational excellence and extraordinary citizenship. The organization brings together business and professionals to promote activities that improve education system.
Fundraisers are held throughout the year to raise funds for the scholarships. The board reflects the diverse business community enjoyed by Glendale and the surrounding areas, and includes Miryam Finkelberg with the Law Offices of Finkelberg & Finkelberg, Nancy Guillen of True Integrity Insurance & Payroll Services, Monica Molina with the Law Offices of Monica Molina, Amy Navarrete of Americas United Bank, Darlene M. Sanchez of Glendale Economic Development Corporation, Mercy Velazquez of Sadd-Velazquez-Higashi-Shammaa, CPAs & Advisors, Arlene Villarin-Nalbandian of Wells Fargo SBA Lending, Virginia Williams of Paris Shop Girl Online Boutique. The organization was founded in 1990 and since then has worked to both improve and to make a difference in the community.
Anyone who would like to support the scholarship program can send their contributions to Glendale Latino Association, P.O.Box 806, Verdugo City, CA 91026 or the Donate option below.
The scholarship application deadline for 2017 is:
- March 2, 2017
- Letters of Recommendation, Official Academic Transcripts & FAFSA Student Aid Reports (SAR) must all be submitted by the deadline
The above link will direct you to the Online Admissions for Community Foundation of the Verdugos. Please follow the instructions.