Four Young Peo­ple Com­mit­ted To Pro­vid­ing Health Ser­vices In Both Lan­guages Awarded Schol­ar­ships On Tues­day Night

Stanstead Journal - - LEN NOXVILLE NEWS - Spe­cial col­lab­o­ra­tion Claire Holt

her Masters and Doc­tor­ate to re­search the use of At­ten­tion Train­ing Tech­niques to help those suf­fer­ing with chronic pain.

Van­nessa de Serre re­ceived the Donna Draper Schol­ar­ship for nurs­ing for the third year -- an award en­dowed by the Sher­brooke Hospi­tal Foun­da­tion when it closed in 2008. Van­nessa was proud to bring along her young daugh­ter to teach her that our com­mu­nity re­wards hard work and com­pas­sion. Cur­rently work­ing as a care­giver for the el­derly as she com­pletes the last year of the Cham­plain nurs­ing pro­gram, “el­derly peo­ple are pretty amaz­ing”, she muses.

Jill Guthrie, a bilin­gual sec­ond year stu­dent in nurs­ing at Cham­plain Col­lege also re­ceived a Donna Draper Schol­ar­ship, but was not in at­ten­dance Tues­day night.

The Lampe Foun­da­tion, CFUW Sher­brooke & District is a non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tion ded­i­cated to pro­vid­ing ed­u­ca­tion sup­port for stu­dents from the East­ern Town­ships and across Canada. It is proud to of­fer schol­ar­ships in part­ner­ship with the Sher­brooke Hospi­tal Foun­da­tion, the Til­lot­son Coat­i­cook Re­gion Fund, Bishop’s Univer­sity and the Univer­sity of Sher­brooke.

Schol­ar­ships make all the dif­fer­ence to stu­dents hav­ing a hard time mak­ing ends meet. The many donors who make th­ese schol­ar­ships pos­si­ble de­serve our grat­i­tude, as well as the part­ners with whose help the Lampe Foun­da­tion is able of­fer schol­ar­ships to stu­dents who need, and de­serve them.

For more in­for­ma­tion on ap­ply­ing for schol­ar­ships or to do­nate to the Foun­da­tion visit www. lam­pe­foun­da­tion.org

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