Vets give $6K to Vail Valley graduates |

Vets give $6K to Vail Valley graduates

Vail Daily staff reportnewsroom@vaildaily.comVail, CO Colorado
Special to the Vail DailyBuddy Sims, of the Minturn Veterans of Foreign Wars post; Rodney "RD" Cordova, the scholarship winner from the Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy; and Geoffrey Grimmer, head of school at Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy

VAIL VALLEY, Colorado -The local Veterans of Foreign Wars post has awarded $,6000 in scholarships to high school graduates in the valley. Students receiving $1,000 each include Rodney “RD” Cordova (Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy), Sean Woods (Vail Mouintain School), Joel Aguilar (Red Canyon High School), Luke Rasmussen (Battle Mountain High School), Hannah Vancuren (Vail Christian High School) and Nhan Nguyen (Eagle Valley High School). Each scholarship is named in honor of a member of the post, the 10th Mountain Division or a member of military killed in action.

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