May 10, 2018 at 1:29 pm
MEREDA’s 6th Annual “Strikes for Scholars” Bowl-a-Thon Fundraiser on May 3rd Raises Funds for Scholarships for 16 Maine Students!
Again this year, MEREDA is excited to be able to provide $20,000 in scholarships to students pursuing studies in building trades, architecture, construction, engineering or a business program at a Maine Community College (MCCS), or the College of Science, Technology & Health at the University of Southern Maine.
An educated workforce is vital to support economic development, and MEREDA wholeheartedly supports a strong education system. In fact, since the fundraiser’s inception, MEREDA is proud to have raised and donated over $87,000 in scholarships helping 62 Maine students by making it a little easier for them to achieve their goal of obtaining a college credential.
Many thanks to our generous sponsors AAA Energy Service Co., Zachau Construction, Verrill Dana, and Mainebiz, as well as our bowling teams for supporting this worthwhile cause. Without their involvement, these substantial donations would not be possible!
Check out photos from the event on our Facebook page!