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2017 Award Luncheon

The EEP Scholarship Award Luncheon was held at Mimi's Café in Rancho Cucamonga, Ca on August 19th, 2017.


Kyla Wheeler- Rancho Cucamonga High School- attending UCLA


Zoe Reyes-Alta Loma High School -attending UC Riverside


Mandee Wright-Chaffey College Jr. College


Kyla Wheeler and Zoe Reyes were awarded a $1000.00 scholarship to assist them with their educational expenses and Mandee Wright was awarded $500.00 to assist with her educational expenses. Family and friends of each recipient were among the attendees at the luncheon along with many of the EEP members. The emecee for the presentation ceremony was EEP Vice President Danessa Jackson.


EEP is honored to recognize these outstanding scholars who have overcome various obstacles in their lives in order to acheive their goals. These young people have chosen to tenaciously pursue their dreams and managed to excel in their academics in spite of diffcult circumstances. We applaud their efforts and offer a helping hand in the form of these scholarships.

*** Your tax-deductible donations allow us to continue providing these scholarships to these worthy students.

As a reminder and for your convenience donatons can be made on line using PAYPAL located on the

home page of this website .

2016 Award Luncheon

The EEP 2016 Scholarship Award Luncheon was held at Mimi's Café in Rancho Cucamonga, California on August 13, 2016.


Julie Grassan-San Pedro High School-Attending UCLA

Aastha Chaudhary-AB Miller-Attending UCLA

Isaiah Tadros-Rancho Cucamonga High School- Attending Cal State Fullerton

Leah Gonzalez- Alta Loma High School- Attending Chaffey College


Three of our recipients were awarded a $1000.00 scholarship to assist them with their educational expenses and our Third recipient was awarded $500.00 to assist with her educational expenses. Family and friends of each recipient were among the attendees at the luncheon along with many of the EEP members. The emecee for the presentation ceremony was EEP Vice President Danessa Jackson.


EEP is honored to recognize these outstanding scholars who have overcome various obstacles in their lives in order to acheive their goals. These young people have chosen to tenaciously pursue their dreams and managed to excel in their academics in spite of diffcult circumstances. We applaud their efforts and offer a helping hand in the form of these scholarships

Also presenting award to recipients Brianna Burris and Taylor Dee were EEP Board Members and former educators, Dr. Norma P. Sublett and Mrs. Alma Ward. Dr. Sublett is a retired principal who also worked for the Monrovia Unified School District along with Mrs. Evelyn E. Perkins, the namesake of this foundation. The EEP founders were especially honored to have “Mom Sublett” offer words of encouragement to the awardees.


Each of these recipients has overcome various obstacles in their lives and managed to excel in their academics in spite of them. We are pleased to honor each of these young scholars a $1,000.00 award to help them get started in their pursuit of higher education. Our hope is that this gift will help them to stay focused and to persevere in their life long journey toward accomplishing their educational and professional goals.



The 2014 Breakfast Fundraiser

Event was held in March at the Goldy Lewis Center in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. The successful event was well attended by both educators and business persons from various communities in the Inland Empire and Los Angeles areas. Our special guest speaker was Dr. Henry Shannon , Superintendent /Vice President of Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga, who shared some excellent advice and information on the educational climate of our schools and colleges and what we need to do to help prepare this generation of young people for the future. Dr. Shannon stressed the importance of education, particularly the need for higher learning if we are to have innovative and successful businesses and companies in the future, and be able to compete on a global level.

EEP 2013 Scholarship recipient, La Shyra Nolen, who is currrently attending Loyola Marymount, also spoke and updated everyone on her challenges and successes in her first year of college. La Shyra also shared that the EEP Scholarship for $1,000 was extremely beneficial for her with her college expenses (expected and unexpected), and that she appreciated the support of everyone from the scholarship foundation. She was accompanied by her mother and younger brother.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS 2014

The EEP 2014 Scholarship Award luncheon was held at the Claim Jumper restaurant in Monrovia, California on August 15, 2014. The luncheon was attended by EEP officers and members, friends and the parents of each recipient. The recipients were Alexandria Jones from Rancho Cucamonga High School, Laurin Randle from Etiwanda High School, and Andrea McDermott from Alta Loma High School. All three were from the Inland Empire area and will be attending 4-year universities. This year EEP also gave its first junior college award to Donte McQueen who is attending Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga.



2013 Award Luncheon

The 7th Annual EEP Scholarship Award Luncheon was held on Saturday October 19th 2013 at Claim Jumper Resturant in Monrovia,

CA. The 2013 recipients are:


La Shyra Nolen - Los Osos High School- Attending Loyola Miramount

Diana Bissy-Aluko - King Drew Magnet High School - Attending UC Riverside

Simon Wong - Eleanor Roosevelt High School - Attending UC Irvine


Each recipient was awarded a $1000.00 scholarship to assist them with their educational expenses. Family and friends of each recipient were among the attendees at the luncheon along with many of the EEP members. The emecee for the presentation ceremony was EEP Vice President Danessa Jackson.


EEP is honored to recognize these outstanding scholars who have overcome various obstacles in their lives in order to acheive their goals. These young people have chosen to tenaciously pursue their dreams and managed to excel in their academics in spite of diffcult circumstances. We applaud their efforts and offer a helping hand in the form of these scholarships.


*** Your tax-deductible donations allow us to continue providing these scholarships to these worthy students.

As a reminder and for your convenience donatons can be made on line using PAYPAL located on the

home page of this website .

 2012 award luncheon

The 6th Annual EEP Schloarship Award Luncheon was held on Saturday October 13, 2012 at the Claim Jumper Resturant in Monrovia, California.


Congratulations to our EEP 2012 recipients:


Tiffany Hsu- Rancho Cucamonga HS- Attending UCLA

Kylie Morgan- Alta Loma HS- Attending USC


The recipients and their parents were in attendace as well as members of the EEP foundation. Each recipient was asked to introduce themselves, family members, and to share a brief summary of their present and future educational goals. Each recipient was honored with a $1000, scholarship award, which was presented to them by EEP Vice President/CFO Danessa Jackson.


The Evelyn E.Perkins Scholarship Foundation has been able to award nearly $20,000 in scholarship since its' inception in 2006. Our mission is to continue to assist students who have overcome various obstacles in their lives and chose to make an effort to excel in their academics in spite of them. Our goal is to increase the number of awardees annually. We are pleased to honor these young scholars and hope that this award will assist them with educational expenses that support their pursuit of higher education. We are confident that each recipient will remain focusesd and persevere in their life long jouney toward accomplishing their educational and professional goals.

Events

The 5th Annual EEP (Evelyn E. Perkins) Scholarship Award Luncheon was held on Saturday, October 22, 2011 at the Claim Jumper Restaurant in Monrovia, California. The 2011 recipients are:


  • Brianna Burris from Rancho Cucamonga H. S. - Attending Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Chelsea Smith from Culver City High School - Attending California State University Northridge
  • Taylor Dee from Alta Loma High School - Attending the University of Redlands


The luncheon was well attended by family members of the awardees as well as members of the EEP Foundation. Each recipient introduced themselves, family members in attendance, and gave a brief summary of their future goals. The emcee for the presentation ceremony was 

EEP Vice President Danessa Jackson.


This year the EEP Foundation was honored to award a $1,000.00 scholarship in loving memory of the late Mr. Lee Ragin, a generous supporter of this organization and for the education of young people. His wife, Mrs. Ruthie Ragin, an active Board Member of the foundation, presented the award to recipient Chelsea Smith.

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Finally, contributions can be made throughout the year by mailing your donations to:


EEP SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION

P.O. Box 714

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA 91729


You may also contact the H.R. (Human Resources) Department at your place of employment to establish

a monthly payroll deduction through United Way or Employee’s Contributions. This deduction can be

sent directly to this foundation which is a 501 (c ) (3) organization and your gift is tax deductible. Your

support is greatly appreciated. THANK YOU!