The Sanilac County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Daniel Macha and Jennifer Newland, graduates from Marlette High School are the recipients of the CCx4 Scholarship.
Daniel Macha is the son of John and Sara Macha of Marlette. Throughout high school, Daniel was a member of the football, baseball, basketball, and cross country teams. He was involved in Student Council, Youth Advisory Council, National Honor Society, Academic Games, and Business Professionals of America. Next fall, Daniel will be attending Central Michigan University to study meteorology and statistics.
Jennifer is the daughter of Gary and Kerri Newland of Marlette. Next fall, she will be attending Saginaw Valley State University to pursue a degree in Professional Business Accountancy. Throughout high school, Jennifer has received classroom awards in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Biology, World History, AP United States History, Foods & Nutrition, English 9, English 10, Honors English 11, Technology I, Technology II, Accounting, Personal Finance, Yearbook, Ferris State University’s English 150, earned three varsity letters for soccer and cross country, been named a Scholar Athlete, and been named academic-All Conference. Jennifer has served as class President for five years, Youth Advisory Council Secretary for three years, National Honor Society President and Vice President, Business Professionals of America chapter President, captain of the cross country team, captain of the JV volleyball team, student correspondent for the Tribune, Recorder, Leader, Marlette’s Daughters of the American Revolution’s Good Citizen, yearbook editor, math academic games team captain, been a member of the band, art club, and engineering club, as well as placed in the top 10 in the state for Business Professionals of America and the Daughters of the American Revolution essay contest.
The purpose of the CCx4 Scholarship fund is to recognize a graduating high school senior(s), from one of the donor churches that are an active member of their community.
This scholarship is administered by the Sanilac County Community Foundation. For more information on scholarship opportunities through the Sanilac County Community Foundation, contact Melissa Anderson, Executive Director, at the Foundation office at 810-648-3634.