El Dorado Soroptimist seeks applicants for Women’s Opportunity Award. The recipient will receive a cash grant for education expenses.
Women who serve as the primary wage earners for families and seek financial assistance to go back to school can now obtain applications for the Women’s Opportunity Award which is a Soroptimist International of El Dorado major service project. It can be used for tuition, books, childcare or other education related expense. The El Dorado club will provide $750 to its award recipient, who will advance to the Soroptimist South Central Region where one recipient will receive $5,000. The program culminates with three finalists $10,000 awards. For an application, contact Sharon Mangels at slmangels@sbcglobal. net. Applications must be returned by Dec. 15.