RSU Dollars for Scholars Fundraising Breakfast March 12 in Bartlesville

The Dollars for Scholars Fundraising Breakfast, a special event to raise funds for student scholarships at Rogers State University, will be held on Friday, March 12, at the Bartlesville Community Center. The public is invited to attend.

The event will be held from 8-9 a.m. Registration is required by calling 338-8042.

The Dollars for Scholars Program at RSU provides much-needed funds for scholarships for deserving RSU students in Bartlesville, said Dr. Danette Boyle, RSU vice president for development.

Kelly Diven, president and CEO of the 66 Federal Credit Union of Bartlesville, will serve as emcee for the event.

Rep. Steve Martin also will deliver remarks and Rep. Earl Sears will present an appeal for support of the Dollars for Scholars Program.

Featured speakers will be Brian Leininger, RSU student from Bartlesville, and RSU President Dr. Larry Rice, who will provide an update of ongoing initiatives at the university.

Presenting sponsors of the event are Arvest Bank, ConocoPhillips, Mark and Debbie Haskell, Wal-Mart Logistics and 66 Federal Credit Union.

Table Captains include Bill Beierschmitt, Provost and Chief Operating Officer of the RSU campus in Bartlesville, Mark and Debbie Haskell, Dr. Bob Davis, D.V.M. of Dewey, Gina Elias, Meredith LeMaster of the United Way, Shane Frye of the Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Marshall and Tana McGraw, Osage Million Dollar Elm Casino, Marty Schoenthaler of ConocoPhillips, SGS Industrial Services, Barry and Karen Lowe, Emily Call of the Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce, Amy Ashlock of ConocoPhillips, Randy Weatherly of Ambler Architects, Dr. William Loney, Kelly Diven of 66 Federal Credit Union and David Kedy of Arvest Bank.

For more information on the event, call Connie Beair at the RSU campus in Bartlesville at 338-8042.