Community Foundation Presents Charles F. and Mary Frances Trunk Scholarship

FREDERICK, MD – July 21, 2015: The first scholarship from The Charles F. and Mary Frances Trunk Charitable Fund has been presented to Emily TrunkScholar.resizedZimmerman. The fund is one of more than 660 component funds of The Community Foundation of Frederick County.

The scholarship is awarded from a fund founded by Charles and Mary Trunk to support Frederick County students attending Hood College, pursuing early childhood or early elementary education. The fund also provides grants to nonprofits. Ms. Zimmerman, a graduate of Walkersville High School, will be attending Hood College, majoring in early childhood education.

Since 1986, The Community Foundation of Frederick County has provided more than $42 million in scholarships to area students who might otherwise not be able to attend college or trade school and grants to area nonprofits serving the community. This tremendous accomplishment is a direct result of generous donors who touch the future with each donation, leaving a positive impact of lasting change for the Frederick County community.

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