Saturday, October 1, 2016
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Derby receives Kohl’s Cares Scholarship
The Kohl’s Department Stores’ Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program honors nearly 200 deserving volunteers with $1,000 scholarships toward higher education. Jayci Derby, 12, of San Antonio was chosen from more than 35,000 nominees nationwide for making a positive impact in her community. While decorating her grandfather’s grave, Jayci noticed that few other war hero graves were being honored, so she set out to address the issue by starting Jayci’s Wreaths for Heroes. She collected more than $18,000 for wreaths and led a group to place them on gravesites at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery for National Wreath Day. . . .
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