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Single Mother of Three and Full Time Student Receives Grant From Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable

Single Mother of Three and Full Time Student Receives Grant From Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable

Kenisha Murray is single the mother of three young children and works full time and is going to school full-time and managing tuition.    There aren’t enough hours in the day or much room for financial emergencies. Ms. Murray received a grant from PCO to recover from multiple financial setbacks, stay in school, and support… Continue Reading

Single Mother and Flood Victim Receives Grant From Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable

Single Mother and Flood Victim Receives Grant From Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable

Brandy Arnold is a single mother of two children residing in Hutchison, KS.  Due to heavy storm two weeks ago, Hutchison, Kansas, her home was severely flooded.  The flooding ruined her washer, dryer, children’s toys, and the majority of their clothing that was in the laundry area. The laundry area for the town house is… Continue Reading

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Aids Engineering Major at Mercer University

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Aids Engineering Major at Mercer University

Jamel Johnson-Brookins is a Senior at Mercer University who needs assistance to continue his education at Mercer.   He is a Biomedical Engineering major, supported by a single parent.    During his tenure at Mercer, his mother suffered a heart attack.    His younger brother underwent open heart surgery to mend a birth defect in his value.  … Continue Reading

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Help Single Mother In Colorado Springs

Sadie LaVercombe  is currently attending school at National American University for Health Information Technology and supporting two toddlers.  Her partner left unexpectedly and several legal problems with the Army.  The abrupt change in household income left the family exposed and the rent became a struggle despite second jobs. Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable provided a grant… Continue Reading

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Provides Grant To Single Mother and Nursing Student

Lena Acker is a determined single mother with a plan and also served in the Navy. She is currently employed as a Certified Nursing Assistant who just started working. Lena is the proud mother of a 3 year old son and is enrolled in Brown Mackie College in their two year Associate Nursing Degree program.… Continue Reading

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Donates to Marine Corps Family Services Unit for 2/10 Batallion

>Phillips Charitable provided a grant to the Family Services Unit of Second Battalion, 10th Marines of the 2nd Marine Division. The Family Services Unit provides assistant for the families of deployed and stateside Marines to assist when the challenges of Marine Corps life present tough obstacles. Activated in 1918, 2/10 is an artillery battalion and… Continue Reading

Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable Grantee Receives Nomination to West Point and Naval Academy

RJ Willis was one of the early recipients of a PCO grant to for students interested in engineering.  Karen and Charles Phillips Charitable provided a grant to support his continued studies at a private high school academy in Atlanta. The hard work and studies paid off and for RJ and he graduates with honors.  At… Continue Reading