Community Support
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii " Col. Douglas Mulbury (center), commander, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, accepts a $169,094 check from Monica Land (left center), manager, Hui O Na Wahine Spouses Club Thrift Shop; and Jennifer Kelling (center, right), president, Hui O Na Wahine as Hui Thrift Shop employees look on, here, May 11. The donation was generated from Thrift Shop sales, March 2011-April 2012. Among the recipients are: •Scholarships of $50,500 to 11 individuals (either graduating highschool seniors or individuals continuing their education). •Welfare grants in the amount of $43,000 to local schools including Leilehua High; Wheeler Middle and Elementary; Hale Kula Elementary. •$40,000 to private organizations, including American Red Cross, local Boy Scout troops, and Tripler Army Medical Center Fisher House. •$25,600 to government associations including 25th Infantry Division's 3rd Brigade Combat Team Bronco Memorial Association and Sgt. Yano Library. •$8,750 to for profit organizations including USAG-HI's Native Hawaiian Liaison Office.

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