Recent Recipients

2017 Scholarship Recipients

Nicolas Bera

Nicolas is the son of fallen firefighter Matthew B. Bera, a firefighter with Sacramento City Fire Department. Nicholas will be attending American River College pursuing a career in Sports Management.

Alexander Dunn

Alexander is the son of fallen firefighter William A. Dunn, a firefighter with Los Angeles City Fire Department. Alexander will be attending Palomar Community College pursuing his passion to help people with a degree in Electrical Engineering.

Adam Harris

Adam is the son of fallen firefighter Bret Hamilton Harris, a firefighter with Los Angeles City Fire Department. Adam will be attending Santa Ana College and plans to follow his father’s footsteps and become a firefighter.

Hayden Lawrence

Hayden is the son of fallen firefighter John Lawrence, a firefighter with Orange County Fire Department. Hayden will be attending Idaho State University to pursue a career in Computer Science.

Jessica Magallanes

Jessica is the daughter of fallen firefighter Hector Magallenes, a firefighter with Los Angeles County Fire Department. Jessica will be attending Fullerton College pursuing her dream to be an editor, work in publishing and one day be a published author.

Sarah Magallanes

Sarah is the daughter of fallen firefighter Hector Magallenes, a firefighter with Los Angeles County Fire Department. Sarah will be attending Fullerton College following her dream to become an animator as a Film Production major.

Lauren McKnight

Lauren is the daughter of fallen firefighter Matthew McKnight, a firefighter with Los Angeles City Fire Department. Lauren will be attending University of California, Santa Barbara majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Spanish.

Jessica Urquiza

Jessica is the daughter of fallen firefighter Ralph Urquiza, a firefighter with Los Angeles City Fire Department. Jessica will be attending West Coast University where she plans to receive her Bachelors of Science in Nursing.

Dalton VanWormer

Dalton is the son of fallen firefighter Robert VanWormer, a firefighter with CAL FIRE. Dalton will be attending Sierra College completing his general education requirements.

 

Where Are They Now?

Check out what a few of our scholarship recipients are doing now:

Gabriella Vanni – Scholarship Recipient 2009

Andrea Butler – Scholarship Recipient 2009

Nicole Herman – Scholarship Recipient 2010

Kevin Moore – Scholarship Recipient 2011

Gianina Young (Vanni) – Scholarship Recipient 2011

Amanda Gee – Scholarship Recipient 2012

Savannah Loutzenhiser – Scholarship Recipient 2013

Michael Walsh – Scholarship Recipient 2013

Kaylee Wells – Scholarship Recipient 2014

Alisa Walsh – Scholarship Recipient 2015