In his 24 years of life, John expressed his passion for the outdoors and beauty of Benzie County.
The endowment in his memory was established in 1993, allowing his spirit to live on through grants supporting environmental education in Benzie County communities and preserving his passion for generations to come.
What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.
The Suzanne Cline-Walthour Memorial Scholarship Endowment was established in memory of Ms. Cline-Walthour who graduated from Elk Rapids High School in 1991, having established herself in volleyball, cheerleading and softball.
The Endowment supports an annual scholarship award to a graduating senior from Elk Rapids High School. Preference is given to applicants that are planning to pursue an elementary education degree and/or are planning to attend Ferris State University.