Message from President John White
August 26, 2012
Fellow SU members,
The SU Eboard met during the winter with a group of members from across the
state to try and develop some type of simple education assistance program for
our members. Accordingly, we established a scholarship program.
For the first year, it was determined to award scholarships to dependents of
members. Our goal was to award ten scholarships for
$1000.00 initially. However, given the response we had (coupled with some cost
savings in our budget from last year) we added and additional ten $500.00 awards
for this first year. The educational costs for kids and parents continue to go
up, so hopefully these scholarship
awards will help to offset some of the cost impacts to our members and their
That said, I am happy to announce the winners for our first ever scholarship program.
Matt Del Donno
Ana Paulina Rodriguez Morena
Abigail Robyn Gray
Remember, the SU is made up of what I consider to be the best group of
professionals in any organization. We are constantly looking for ways to better
the conditions for our members and we hope this new program will continue to do
Again, congratulations to all.