2011 Scholars, Dollars & Chocolates Raises $22,154 for Scholarships

Scholars_dollars_WebMusic and dinner along with jewelry and cash give-aways resulted in $22,154.00 being raised to benefit Limestone students from Cherokee County.

The evening included performances by the Limestone Men's Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, and iPan Steel Pan Band. Door prizes, which were provided by sponsors, included a pendant, an earring set, and $1,000.00 in cash.

See photos from the event .

For the 2011-2012 academic year, $174,900 in scholarship monies was awarded to 120 students from Cherokee County.

A total of $486,544 has been awarded through academic, athletic, music, and theatre and arts scholarships.

The total amount of aid was $680,345.00 and the average award amount was $5,670.00.