Victoria Sembradores Educational Foundation gives scholarships to incoming Victoria College students

The Victoria Sembradores Educational Foundation recently awarded 7,000 in scholarship funds to be distributed equally among eight graduating high school students attending Victoria College this fall. At left, Robert S. Cortez, VSEF past president, stands with scholarship recipients Mike Rivera III, a graduate of Victoria West High School, and Ryan Perez, a Victoria East High School graduate, at right. Other recipients not pictured are Janet Grifaldo and Diana Gonzales, East High School graduates; Elisha Garcia and Stephanie Hernandez, West High School graduates; Elizabeth Garza, and Kimberly Chavarria, graduates of St. Joseph High School. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

The Victoria Sembradores Educational Foundation recently awarded $7,000 in scholarships to be distributed equally among eight graduating high school students attending Victoria College this fall. Shown are from left, Robert S. Cortez, VSEF past president, and scholarship recipients Mike Rivera III, a graduate of Victoria West High School, and Ryan Perez, a Victoria East High School graduate. Other recipients not pictured are Janet Grifaldo and Diana Gonzales of East High School, Elisha Garcia and Stephanie Hernandez of West High School and Elizabeth Garza and Kimberly Chavarria of St. Joseph High School.