THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD RECEPTION takes place in late spring or early summer of each year. The Hord Foundation and collaborating community and business scholarship sponsors acknowledge the applicants who have successfully competed to receive a scholarship and be named a Hord Foundation Scholar. The family of each recipient is invited and a general invitation is extended to the community at-large. The Foundation also recognizes Hord Scholarship recipients at the recipient's local public school's senior awards night activity.
Banquet hall setting, appropriately decorated; nationally recognized speaker; printed certificates; gifts to recipient; entertainment; refreshment buffet; addresses from the Foundation's Chairman of the Board of Trustees and The Foundation's founder.
Benefits to the Student
Benefits to The Hord Foundation
Event Attendance: 400-450 guests and recipients
To promote the education and enhance the career opportunities of young people of African-American descent by providing post-secondary school scholarships.
The Hord Foundation, Inc is approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (C) (3) tax-exempt organization, and all donations
are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. The Hord Foundation Federal Identification Number (EIN) is 06-1359296.