OAKWOOD — The Cooper Family Foundation recently presented the 2020 V.H. Cooper Scholarship to 43 graduating students from area schools.
The V.H. Cooper Scholarship was first presented in 1986 as a way for the Cooper family to continue recognizing Virgil Cooper’s generosity to the surrounding communities and organizations, especially those involving children and students.
In this area, student receiving scholarships included Natalie Speiser, of Continental; Taylor Beining, of Ottoville; Kathryn Coplin and Dylan Brayson, of Van Wert; Jordan Decker, Victoria Snyder, Jaden Spray, Hanna Spray, Becca Kesler and Lana Carey, of Lincolnview; and Jordan Egbert, of St. Marys.