ENDOWED FUNDS - BISHOP O GORMAN FOUNDATION LEGACY SOCIETY †
Hanlon Family Memorial Scholarship Fund Established in 2002 by the family of Jim and Beverly Hanlon in their memory. This fund provides an annual scholarship to an incoming 7th grade O’Gorman Junior High student who demonstrates Christian values and comes from a family with three or more siblings enrolled in Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools. Irene Huebl Scholarship Established in 2013 by the estate of Irene Huebl. This fund provides tuition assistance to students attending St. Mary School James P. and JoNell Jarding Family Endowment Fund Established in 2008 by the children of James and JoNell in honor of their parents. This fund provides tuition assistance to O’Gorman High School student(s) who is involved in school and/or the community and has financial need. Jim and Margaret Jarding Family Scholarship Established in 2014 by Margaret Jarding in memory of Jim and in thanks for the love and support of the Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools community during his battle with cancer. Providing a scholarship for students to attend St. Michael’s School, where faith is a part of the students’ everyday lives, is the Jardings’ way of helping to grow the faith community.
Rose Lohr Scholarship Established in 2012, this scholarship recognizes students at O’Gorman High School with financial need who make strong efforts academically and who help themselves by performing work study or having outside employment to support their education.
Jeremiah D. and Mary Jean Murphy Fund Established as a memorial fund in 2011 by Emmet and Mary Gayle Rogers in memory of Jeremiah. The Murphy family added to the initial gift to establish a scholarship for students at O’Gorman High School that are involved in activities.
Ian Mastel Memorial Scholarship Fund Established in 2007 by the family of Ian Mastel in his memory. This fund provides tuition assistance to O’Gorman Junior High students involved in instrumental or choral music at the school or in the community.
O’Gorman Junior High Tuition Assistance Fund Established in 1997 by Joe and Amy Cass. This fund provides a scholarship that recognizes an O’Gorman Junior High student with financial need.
Earl A. McCabe, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Established in 2016 by Christopher and Erin Stanton as a way to honor Erin’s late uncle who found education and a strong catholic community to be essential factors in the success of his life. The scholarship will provide tuition assistance to students with financial need in Kindergarten through sixth grade from St. Mary’s Parish who attend St. Mary’s Elementary School. Steve Metli Scholarship Fund Established through an estate gift by Steve Metli, this fund provides a scholarship to students from minority families with financial need who attend O’Gorman Junior High School.
Shawn Kunkel Family Scholarship Established in 2018 in memory of Shawn to provide scholarships to students with financial need attending O’Gorman High School that are involved in activities and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher and who displays a strong sense of character.
Patricia and DW (“Dee”) Meyer Endowment Established in 2014 in memory of Patricia and DW Meyer because of their strong faith and commitment to providing a strong Catholic education for their children. This fund provides a scholarship to students with financial need who attend Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools.
Jennifer Lynn Leigh Memorial Scholarship Fund Established in 2013 in memory of Jennifer Leigh, a teacher at O’Gorman High School. Since Jen’s mission was to make science fun so that every student could understand and appreciate the world of science, this fund shall be used to provide tuition assistance to an O’Gorman High School student who shows promise in science with financial need.
Molseed Family Endowment Established in 2013 by Richard Molseed when he continued to give the same amount as the monthly tuition payment after his last daughter graduated from O’Gorman High School. This fund will provide a scholarship for students with financial need who attend Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools.
JP (Jason Aaron) Peters Scholarship Fund Established in 2013 in memory of JP as a way to recognize all of the prayers, help and gifts (both spiritual and financial) his family received. This fund shall be used to provide a scholarship to an O’Gorman Junior High School student with financial need. Truman James Pins Scholarship Established in 2017 by the family of Truman Pins in his memory, this fund provides tuition assistance to a kindergarten through 12th grade student attending Bishop O’Gorman Catholic Schools who has special needs. Danielle E. Price Scholarship Established in 2000 by the parents of Danni Price in her memory, this fund provides tuition assistance to an O’Gorman Junior High student who excels in the areas of Christian lifestyle, academics, participation and respect for others. Nusier Salem Athletic Fund Established in 1992 by Joe and Sue Salem in memory of Joe’s father, Nusier, this fund provides annual tuition assistance to students involved in athletics and in need of financial support. Sam I Am Bright Future Scholarship Fund Established in 1998 by Jeff and Amy Johnson and their children. This fund provides annual tuition assistance to O’Gorman Junior High students who demonstrate strong leadership and citizenship skills.
2018-2019 Annual Report for the Bishop O'Gorman Catholic Schools