When Arlene graduated from high school in 1939, she wanted desperately to attend college. She applied and was accepted to attend Elizabethtown College, and was offered a scholarship. It was not enough, but she never forgot the kindness.
Did you know that one of the largest scholarship funds in the College’s history almost didn’t happen?
Mary "Molly" Emenheiser graduated from Elizabethtown College with a B.S. in Elementary Education.
Ron and Sandy have established a scholarship fund that will be endowed through their estate.
It was a passion for education and a love of jazz music and mineral collecting that drew a Harrisburg philanthropist to the Elizabethtown College campus and brought about his making the single largest contribution in the College’s history.
The family of Ira Herr has a long history of service to Elizabethtown College.