Life CU honors Isaiah C. Matthews as this year’s scholarship award winner! Congratulations!
Life Credit Union Announces Scholarship Winner for 2020-2021
Life Credit Union is pleased to announce the recipient of the third annual Debbie Jones Memorial Scholarship. Congratulations to Isaiah C. Matthews, a graduate from Hillsboro Comprehensive High School. He plans to attend Alabama A&M University to major in Sports Marketing.
Isaiah has been very active and involved in his school and community. He was the Editor of Hillsboro’s student newspaper, the Burro Globe, as well as being involved in the Photography Club. Isaiah was also an active member of DECA where he focused on learning more about his intended career in sports marketing.
Isaiah has also served as a Hillsboro Ambassador and is involved in his local church and dedicates himself to community volunteer efforts. He also worked in the student-run credit union located at his school.
Brian Ketner of Hillsboro High School describes his student Isaiah as an “outgoing person who has a positive and upbeat personality. He is a strong communicator and a leader with a big heart.”
Pam Tenpenny, CEO of Life Credit Union remarked, “We are delighted that Isaiah was selected as this year’s scholarship recipient. Isaiah impressed us with his focus and commitment to his school and community. We offer our best wishes and much success as he pursues his educational endeavors.”
The Debbie Jones Memorial Scholarship was established to honor Debbie Jones, who was a visionary board member, a faithful supporter and long-time member of Life Credit Union. Debbie exemplified the true credit union spirit of “people helping people” and we are honored to continue her commitment with this scholarship in her name.
Congratulations to Isaiah C. Matthews!