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May 0
May 0

Another year for positive growth

It’s hard to believe, but the Erickson Merkel Foundation just named its third year of scholarship awardees, and we couldn’t be more proud. In 2014 we came together for the first time as a fledgling board to see if we could make this dream happen. I’m extremely happy to say – as Chairman and as […]

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Jul 0
Jul 0

Alberts: Discipline and compassion go hand-in-hand

Born and raised in Ohio by parents Charles and Kathy, Alexa “Lexi” Alberts was taught to value dependability, consistency and perseverance from a very young age. Alongside her brother, Andy, Lexi learned both compassion and discipline, which would stay with her to present day. Like many, family and friends were a strong support network. “I […]

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Feb 1
Feb 1

Attention, All Workhorses!

An update from the Erickson Merkel Foundation during our second round of scholarship applications   Executive Perspective By Eric Jungels, executive director   Hello everyone, and happy 2016! I’m happy to report that our first year as a fully-functioning educational-focused 501(c)(3) went extremely well! Our fledgling team of fundraisers did a splendid job at organizing […]

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