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Posted on: March 5, 2021

The City of Green’s Drug Task Force Seeks Donations for its Scholarship to Assist Green Local School

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The City of Green’s Drug Task Force Seeks Donations for its Scholarship to Assist Green Local School Students with Continuing their Education after High School

GREEN, OH – The City of Green’s Drug Task Force is launching a scholarship for college or other continuing education for a Green Local School student impacted by drug or alcohol abuse. 

The Drug Task Force is currently seeking donations to the scholarship funds and plans to award a 2021 Green High School graduate the first scholarship award.  Individuals and organizations interested in donating to the Green Drug Task Force Scholarship Fund may send checks to the Green Schools Foundation, PO Box 104, Green, Ohio 44232.  Checks should be made out to the Green Schools Foundation (include Drug Task Force Scholarship in memo line). 

Green High School seniors interested in applying for the $1,000 scholarship may apply online at www.cityofgreen.org/DrugTaskForce.  Application deadline is April 30. 

“We understand the toll substance abuse takes on the whole family especially children,” said Andy Platt, chair of the Green Drug Task Force. “This scholarship is to offer support to a student whose has been impacted by drug or alcohol abuse in some way and to offer them hope as they step forward into their future.” 

For more information about donating to the scholarship fund or applying, contact 330-896-6602 or communications@cityofgreen.org.

The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents. Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County. Visit www.cityofgreen.org. 

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