Scholarship winners from Cleveland, Franklin, Garfield, Rainier Beach, and Southlake High Schools and others were honored at the Rainier Chamber President’s Lunch at New Holly Gathering Hall.
Julie Pham received the John Merrill Memorial Service Award. Brian Fairchild received the John L. O’Brien Lifetime Achievement Award. The Rainier Valley Food Bank received the Community Service Award. The Hasegawa Family and Esthetic Dentistry received the Business of the Year Award.
Scholarship winners included Charissa Shoecraft, Lauri Tran, Amari Blanton, Edsel Blanche, Susi Burdick, Mel Ellis, Alex Tong, and De’Auz’janae Pickett.
Keynote was Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. ♦