HUGE, huge News! BYUtv, Turning Point did a Great, great show/documentary on us. Please see
http://www.byutv.org/watch/62af4a00-1a80-40ef-bcd9-0776844e44ad/turning-point-the-willy-the-plumber-foundation Check it out - they really did a great job.
The Willy the Plumber
We recognize that these children themselves haven't done anything wrong – Basically they are also victims of their parents bad choices; the 'Forgotten Victims of Crime.’ We want to break that cycle, with a way out of prison visiting rooms, with an incentive to do better and also some financial help towards them getting a higher educating.
The purpose of this Program -
The number of Scholarships will be dependent on the amount of donations: The more money that comes in the more that can go out. It's up to me, the public and the Utah State Prison inmates to make sure that this scholarship keeps working.
January 2nd to the 22nd (Start the year off right-Give the Kids a better start on life).
July 4th to 24th (Freedom and Independence for all kids through a higher education
Are managed and administered by the The Community Foundation of Utah a 501 C3 nonprofit organization registered with the federal IRS
Scholarships will be awarded in the amounts of $1,000.00, (and $500 for Skilled Trades or those already in college).
Every Scholarship handed out will be published on this website specifically the name of the recipient and where they are from and where they are going. And also by the Community Foundation of Utah.
(Also see other Scholarships offered by other people and other organizations)