Congratulations to the 2022 Jeff Koppel Memorial Head Start Scholarship Recipients!


On May 20, 2022, the Jeff Koppel Memorial Head Staff Scholarship Fund in partnership with the Pennsylvania Head Start Association, named Hanna Abraham (Lititz, PA) and Glenn Barnes (Lawrenceville, PA) winners of the second annual Jeff Koppel Memorial Head Start Scholarships at the Pennsylvania Head Start Association’s annual membership meeting. The scholarships recognize Head Start graduates, with outstanding academic and personal achievement, along with strong leadership and motivation. Each winner is receiving a $2,500 scholarship towards their post-secondary education.

The Jeff Koppel Memorial Head Start Scholarship Fund honors the life and important contributions Jeff Koppel made to the Head Start community. Jeff lived in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania with his wife Sharon. More information about Jeff Koppel and how you can contribute to the fund can be found here.

We are excited to announce the winners Hanna Abrahem and Glenn Barnes today, and honored to be able acknowledge their achievements. The winners are outstanding individuals and we are pleased to support them as they graduate from high school and are entering college. Hanna Abrahem will be attending Haverford College. Glenn Barnes will be attending State University of New York: College of Agricultureand Technology.