FamGuard Corporation donates $25,000 scholarship to COB
Published: Dec 11, 2013
Patricia Hermanns, left, president of FamGuard Corporation, presents its annual scholar scholarship grant to The College of The Bahamas (COB), which will provide tuition assistance for six students for the 2013-2014 academic year.
The company’s scholarship program began in 1988 and since its inception has provided over $400,000 in financial aid to more than 200 students from New Providence and the Family Islands. Scholarship recipients are selected by COB based on qualifying criteria determined by FamGuard in partnership with the college.
In making the presentation to COB executives, FamGuard President Patricia Hermanns noted that the long-standing relationship with the college reflects the company’s unwavering commitment to youth development and nation building.
Pictured with Hermanns are (from left) Davinia Blair, director of development at COB; Betsy Vogel-Boze, COB president; Cheryl Carey, director of financial aid, COB and Dr. Kerry Higgs, senior vice president, administration, FamGuard Corporation. FAMGUARD CORPORATION