June: ID Rotary Club awards scholarships to Yemesrach Demissie and Hiroko Nakahara

From left: Yemesrach Demissie, Rotary Past-President Paul Mar, and Hiroko Nakahara

The International District Rotary Club awarded scholarships to two graduating high school students. Yemesrach Demissie, who immigrated from Ethiopia to the United States in 2010, is from Franklin High School. She plans to attend the University of Washington to study dentistry.

Hiroko Nakahara is from Garfield High School, and she plans to attend the University of Washington to study neurobiology, pursuing her passion for science and medicine. ♦

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