Woman’s Club of Kankakee scholarships announced

May 4, 2019

The members of the General Federation Woman’s Club of Kankakee recently announced its 2019 Scholarship winners. The four winners will each receive a $1,000 scholarship for their post-secondary education:

* Kalli Jungles from Manteno High School. Kalli will be a freshman at St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Ind. She plans to pursue a career in medicine. She is the daughter of Dave and Terri Jungles.

* Marcos Contreras from Herscher High School. Marcos will be a freshman at Northwestern University in Evanston, where he will major in bioengineering. He is the son of Frank and Michelle Contreras.

* Margarita Esparza from Bradley Bourbonnais Community High School. Margarita will be a freshman at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. She aspires to become a pediatrician. She is the daughter Roberto and Juana Esparza.

* Maggie Thompson from Kankakee High School. Maggie will be a freshman at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis., where she will pursue a biomedical degree. She is the daughter of Rich and Gina Thompson.