CAEEF was created in 2015 to benefit the students, staff and schools of the Crawford AuSable School District through college scholarships for seniors and grants for projects in pre-K-12th grade classrooms. Thanks to our generous donors, the scholarships program has been growing every year since it began:
In 2017, we awarded $4,000 to four GHS graduates.
In 2018, we awarded $8,500 to nine GHS graduates.
In 2019, we awarded $11,600 to nine GHS graduates.
In 2020, we awarded $12,200 to 15 GHS graduates.
In 2021, we awarded $23,000 to 17 GHS graduates.
TOTAL of scholarships awarded as of spring 2021: $59,300
2021 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
At the May 2021 Senior Honors Night program, CAEEF awarded $23,250 in scholarships to 17 students:
Front: Haliegh Bruno, Kayleigh Paulus, Madison Hall, Kaitlyn Hall, Katelyn Moore, Belle Hatfield, Justice Otterbacher, Lily Moon, Alora Cobb, Francis Poling; Back: Evan Renn, Andrew Kanary, Gavin Bowers, Anthony Harrington, Derek Long, Gabrielle Lutz, Jacob Black. (Photo by Mark Binert-Armstrong)
2020 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
At the May 2020 Senior Honors Night, which was taped and presented on May 20 at 6 p.m., CAEEF awarded $12,200 in scholarships to:
G. JEROME KESSELER: Madison Hehir
LORETTA S. KESSELER: Georgia Barber
ART CLOUGH: Elijah Jackson
BENJAMIN HENIG, M.D.: Emma Mertes
CLARA SORENSON: Alexandria Alma
JOSEPH & FAITH STRIPE MEMORIAL: Sarah Rakoczy
CAEEF SKILLED TRADES & VOCATIONAL:
Gage Davis, Nicholas Frederick, Garrett Reilly
CAEEF: Katherine Snider, Lauren Helsel, Nicholas Green,
Sterling Shazri, Erik Rohde, Nicholas Bluemlein
2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
At the May 2019 Senior Honors Night program, CAEEF awarded $11,600 in scholarships to nine students to begin their freshman year of college in the fall of 2019: Abby Pippin, Miranda Makowski, Ryan Anderson, Hailey Hartman, Mike Metiva, Esa Powers, Blane Johnston, Zora Binert. Not pictured: Mallory Hatfield. (Photo by Mark Binert-Armstrong)
2018 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
At the May 2018 Senior Honors Night program, CAEEF awarded $8,500 in scholarships to nine students to begin their freshman year of college in the fall of 2018: Nate Burmeister, Rebecca Cheney, Anna Fisher, Carmen Reilly, Kaitlin Bennett, Madison Helsel, Alyssa Cobb, Rebecca Latusek, Carlie Wilson. (Photo by Mark Binert-Armstrong)
2017 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
At the May 2017 Senior Honors Night program, CAEEF awarded $4,000 in scholarships to four students to begin their freshman year of college in the fall of 2017: Jenna Bryan, Alayna Cobb, Carly Cross and Dharma Wyskiel.2017 Scholarship Recipients: Jenna Bryan, Carly Cross, Dharma Wyskiel, Alayna Cobb.