Joseph A. Williams Medical Scholarship Awarded

Recently, the Elk County Community Foundation awarded the Joseph A. Williams Medical Scholarship was awarded to Danielle Cassels of St. Marys for $1037. Danielle is the daughter Daniel and Natalie Cassels of St. Marys. Danielle graduated from Penn State University and currently attends the University of Pittsburgh for audiology.

In his estate plans Joseph A. Williams (1876-1979) was interested in the education of local students perusing a medical degree and established this scholarship. The Community Foundation currently administers 80 scholarship funds. If you are interested in establishing a scholarship fund please contact the Foundation at 814-834-2125 or check out their website at

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Danielle Cassels, Paula Fritz Eddy, Executive Director ECCF