2016 NYMannings Scholarship Ceremony

NYMannings Scholarship program was initiated in 2004 by Peter Lau and Anne Kong, proprietors of Confucius/ Mannings Pharmacy. Their idea was give back to the community through sponsorships of youth in education and to propagate the seeds of CARE. To date, a total sum of $135,000 has been awarded to extraordinary high school students based on community involvements, financial needs and academic performance.

 

2016 NY Mannings Scholarship Award Ceremony took place on 8/13/2016 at Confucius Surgical Supplies (Flushing branch) on 36-22 Main Street. This is the 13th year of the scholarship program. 2 Recipients were chosen. Each recipient will receive $4,000 in total, $1000 to be awarded each year during their 4 years of college career.

 

2016 Scholars:

Xin Ran Liu – New Utrecht High School, to attend Brooklyn College, majoring in Nursing / Doctor Assistant.

Ling Yu Li – New Utrecht High School, to attend New York City College of Technology, majoring in Radiologic Science.

 

Community members, summer interns from CPC program and staff’s children were invited to attend. The community members also come to the stage and share their experience with the youth kids. The nurturing of the CARING seeds in a NOBLE PATH for youths will continue to spread through the community.

 

Confucius / Mannings Pharmacy believe that CARING will make the world a better place. Everything starts at home and we hope by awarding the students today, we are setting a good example. The Confucius/ Mannings CARING spirit flows: WE WILL MAKE THE DIFFERENCE and do things that are good and positive.