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Morton 201 Foundation Celebrates Scholarship Legacies



This year the Morton 201 Foundation celebrated its first two Pay It Forward Scholarship Legacies.

Left to right: Jose Patino (2023), Daisy Patino (2019), Julissa Carreno (2022), Rolando Carreno (2023).   2023 Scholarship Recipients Rolando Carreno and Jose Patino are the brothers of two former recipients.

Rolando's sister, Julissa was a 2022 Pay It Forward Scholarship Recipient and Jose's sister, Daisy was one of our first 2019 Pay It Forward Scholarship Recipients.
Rolando will be attending the University of Michigan in the Fall to study Mechanical Engineering.

Jose will be attending University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne to study Human Development and Family Studies.

Julissa has just completed her first year at University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne, where she is studying Mathematics with a minor in Secondary Education and Spanish.

Daisy Patino just graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne's College of Agriculture, Consumer and Environmental Studies with a degree in Human Development and a minor in Crop Studies. She was the guest speaker at our Scholarship Recipient Luncheon on May 25 will be moving to Iowa shortly to become a Supply Chain Manager for Pepsico.

Best of luck to all of our scholarship recipients!!