The Yadkin Valley United Fund has awareded three scholarships for 2015, according to David Steelman, executive director of YVUF. This is the third year of the YVUF Triple C Scholarship program.
The recipients are Lakan Steelman of Starmount High School, Jocelin Santos of Elkin High School and William Shew of East Wilkes High School. Each graduate received a $1,000 check at the annual awards ceremony at their respective high schools.
The Yadkin Valley United Fund serves the communities of Arlington, Jonesville, Elkin, Ronda, Mountain Park, Thurmond, State Road, all in the Tri-County area.