FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Contact: Dave Wellman, Director of Communications (304) 696-7153


Yeager Scholars program receives matched gift

From left, Lance West, Joe Gillette and Ron Area, all with the Marshall Foundation; Ruth Lemmon, president of the West Virginia Automobile and Truck Dealers Association; Barbara Atkins of Moses Honda Volkswagen; and Donnie Potter, Kelly Schmitt and Mike Funk, all with Ally Auto, take part in a check presentation Wednesday at Moses Honda Volkswagen in Huntington. Atkins was recently named West Virginia’s 2013 Time Dealer of the Year nominee and received $1,000 from Ally to be donated to a charity of Atkins’ choice. She chose the Yeager Scholars program at Marshall University to receive the $1,000, plus a $1,000 match from Moses Honda Volkswagen for a total donation of $2,000 to the Yeager program. Photo by Rick Haye/Marshall University.



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