January 25, 2022

The Sanilac County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that the William & Verna Wark Scholarship recipient is Leah Engler.

Leah Engler is a graduate of Peck High School.  She is the daughter of Luke and Sandra Engler.  Leah plans to attend Grace College in Indiana. Her activities during high school included Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Track, Cross Country, Band, National Honors Society President, Class Officer, and Student Council. Leah was a member of the Sanilac FFA and chapter secretary. She has been very involved with 4-H for 13 years and with her church youth group, vacation bible school leader, and mission trips.

This scholarship was created in memory of William and Verna Wark by their daughter Rhea Currie. Rhea attended and graduated from Peck Schools. The scholarship is to be awarded to a student that best represents the values that William and Verna were known for, such as community involvement, resilient relationships with their family and friends, a strong work ethic, and a love of reading and learning.

This scholarship is administered through 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.

For Good. For Ever.