Wells Fargo Foundation supports scholarship fund|
A ceremonial check presentation was held at MU.
The Wells Fargo Foundation Scholarship Fund helped to make a college degree more affordable and accessible for 14 Misericordia University undergraduate students in 11 majors during the 2012-13 academic year. Wells Fargo supports organizations that work to strengthen local communities by giving back to nonprofit and educational institutions that address vital community needs and issues. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, and the Internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank’s customers who conduct business in the global economy. With more than 270,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 26 on Fortune’s 2012 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.
The Wells Fargo Foundation has awarded a $30,000 grant to Misericordia University for the 2013-14 academic year in support of the Wells Fargo Foundation Scholarship Fund that benefits financially deserving and academically eligible undergraduate students at Misericordia. Participating in a ceremonial check presentation at Misericordia University, from left, are Kevin R. Engelman, district manager, vice president, Wells Faro; Michael A. MacDowell, president, Misericordia University; Greg Collins, senior vice president, community bank president, Wells Fargo; David C. Kowalek, business banking manager, Wells Faro, and Larry Pellegrini, director, Corporate, Government and Foundation Relations, Misericordia University.