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AS ONE FOUNDATION, FOUNDED BY NFL WIDE RECEIVER, DEVARD DARLING, ANNOUNCES 2009 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

15 Jul 09
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Media Contact: Amy Malone,

GIC Public Relations

323-305-1100 office
amy@gicpublicrelations.net

Sugarland, Texas – Ten local high school students benefit from the first annual scholarship grant program established by the As One Foundation. The foundation established by NFL Wide Receiver Devard Darling will award $10,000 in scholarships at the Devard and Devaughn Darling High School Senior Awards Luncheon, on Saturday, July 18th at the Sugar Land Marriott Town Square, 16090 City Walk, Sugar Land, TX.

The scholarship committee is pleased to announce the following first year recipients

Taylor Rammrath, Sugar Land, TX
Alyssa Matus, Houston TX
Shivani Patel, Sugar Land, TX
Shadi Moubayed, Sugar Land, TX
Alicia Villarreal, Sugar Land, TX
Caroline Suter, Sugar Land, TX
Minh Pho, Sugar Land, TX
Omar Amin, Sugar Land, TX
Matthew Powell, Sugar Land, TX
Drew Miranda, Fresno, TX

Chosen for their exceptional commitment to education excellence, special athletic interests and talents these young men and women have the characteristics that will make them successful.

The foundation’s scholarship program established the Devard and Devaughn Darling High School Senior Award, in honor of Devaughn Darling, the twin brother of Devard who died February 2001.

The scholarship was designed to give students encouragement and financial assistance for furthering their educational goals. The scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, books, room and board, or other educational expenses, and does not have to be repaid.

For additional information about the Devard and Devaughn Darling High School Senior Awards Luncheon, or the As One Foundation, please contact Rachel Seward at rjseward@hotmail.com, or visit their website www.asonefoundation.org.

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