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“Impact a Life” College Scholarship 2017 Essays

 

Thanks for visiting the 2017 “Impact a Life” scholarship essay portal. Our scholarship hopefuls have worked very hard to fulfill the challenge to the future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to serve their community, church, and service organizations through charitable acts of volunteerism.

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This year three scholarships will be awarded in the amounts: $1,000, $600, and $400.

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Joshua Brown essay

  Volunteering helps benefit individuals or a community and is a meaningful way to help others. I personally have volunteered since 6th grade with a non-profit organization called the “I’m A Star Foundation”.  We host various events throughout the year in the city of Jacksonville to help benefit others.  Our […]

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Donovan James Taggart essay

Describe how a business (including retail and service) can derive promotional and customer loyalty/retention benefit by utilizing a raffle in their marketing efforts. As a consumer, I have seen Sprint and other major retailer brands to conduct in-store promotions with the big tent placed out front with balloon at the […]

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Benjamin Carson essay

The Power in a Raffle During high school, I created a club to help the homeless. Our fundraisers and material drives worked outstandingly well when we approached adults of the community for help, but when we tried doing school-wide drives that depended on student charity, we didn’t find as much […]

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Jack Gebhardt essay

The Business Benefits of Raffles   Businesses, both big and small, can derive great value from a variety of promotional marketing activities.  One such marketing activity is by holding a raffle!  Raffles hold all sorts of benefits for the companies that integrate them into their marketing promotion strategies, chiefly increased […]

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Robert Hammond essay

Organizations in Need The greater Cincinnati area has been inflicted by addiction. This damaging illness has affected many of those families who call Cincinnati their home. The disease has been indiscriminate on whom it chooses. Successful people have been taken by the disease as well. The diseases takes all for […]

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Nick Hosch essay

      Ever bought a raffle ticket and glanced over the prize imagining all the while that it is already yours? Plenty of times. We have all purchased tickets over the years.  Some with a prize list that literally bled off the edges. Others with a mathematical conundrums that just breaks […]

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Ellen (Ellie) Rowan-Arnett essay

Describe how a business (including retail and service) can derive promotional and customer loyalty/retention benefit by utilizing a raffle in their marketing efforts.   I can’t stop refreshing the page. My actions have become somewhat identical to that of a thirteen-year-old boy. The kind of thirteen year old boy who […]

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David Lamont Barnes essay

Describe how a business (including retail and service) can derive promotional and customer loyalty/retention benefit by utilizing a raffle in their marketing efforts.   My path to earning my biology degree started with me being a full-time production worker and student. Working more than 50 hours per week and maintaining […]

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Parker Beastrom essay

The date had been set for the football casino bus fundraiser and to help raise additional money, a raffle would take place during the bus ride to the destination.  Participants could purchase raffle tickets to take part in the drawings to win the donated prizes.  That was the easy part.  […]

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Jasmine Bittar essay

How a business can derive promotional and customer loyalty/retention benefit by utilizing a raffle in their marketing efforts.     Everyone loves to win free stuff, who doesn’t? The more freebies you give out, the more the word spreads due to the fact that people tend to want their friends […]

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