On Wednesday, May 18 the Des Moines Dollars for Scholars organization held their annual scholarship presentation at the Des Moines Yacht Club.
Active since 2001 this locally operated organization pulls together scholarship funds to support education among area students. To date they have awarded 164 scholarships totaling more than $160,000.
This year’s scholarships and winners were:
Des Moines Yacht Club First Mates
Des Moines Rotary Scholarships
BJ and Anna Bjorneby Scholarship
Ronald Millheisler Scholarship
Steven J. Underwood Memorial Scholarship
Southwest Seattle BPW Scholarship
Geraldine Sorensen Scholarship
Des Moines Dollars for Scholars
Anh Tuyet Vo
Photographer Michael Brunk was at the event and shot the following photos: