Scholarship Winner Announced

Camp PARC is excited to announce its 2016 Helping Hand Scholarship recepient, Hannah Conklin. Hannah is a 2016 graduate of Somerset Area High School and has been a junior counselor at Camp PARC since 2012. In addition to serving as a Junior Counselor, Hannah also serves on Camp PARC's Youth Advisory Board and volunteers at camp activities and events throughout the year. Hannah will attend California University of Pennsylvania this fall, majoring in Elementary and Special Education.

The Helping Hand Scholarship was created to recognize and support an outstanding Camp PARC Junior Counselor who is pursuing higher education. This scholarship is designed for high-school seniors who have served as a junior counselor at Camp PARC for at least two years. In the spirit of People Always Responding with Compassion, the scholarship committee seeks well-rounded, kindhearted, and community-minded individuals who are interested in making a difference in our world. Applications for the 2017 scholarship will be available through the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies in January.