Posted on: 04/07/2016
On Wednesday, May 18, the Orange County Bar Foundation will proudly hold a very special event honoring the 2016 graduates of its Higher Education Mentoring Program at the Chuck Jones Center for Creativity in Costa Mesa. Higher Education Mentoring Program Chair and OCBF board member Carolyn McKitterick will once again serve as the mistress of ceremonies, and OCBF President Kyle Kawakami will welcome families and guests. Attendees will have the pleasure of hearing this year’s keynote speaker, Special Assistant Attorney General of California Mónica M. Ramírez. Thanks to the generosity of the following donors, all 26 graduates will be presented with college scholarships, dorm kits, and backpacks with college supplies:
FIRM Scholarships: M. Alim Malik, Esq., Jackson Tidus – “JT Kick Start Program” and Judicate West
Annual Scholarships: Carolyn McKitterick Scholarship; Maria Solis Martinez Scholarship; and Eric V. Traut, Esq. Scholarship
Family Scholarship: Brutman Scholarship
OCBF Supporter Scholarships: Brian & Dianne Daucher; Dennis & Mary Ghan; John & Susie Hurlbut; Michele D. Johnson, Esq.; Kyle & Cheryl Kawakami; Pamela S. Liosi, Esq.; Jaritt & Erin Ruff; Edward A. Schlatter, Esq.
Dorm Kits and College Backpacks: Donated by members of the Food & Wine Society