Annual fundraiser moves online

Stringers for Scholarships meets its goal, but more donations encouraged Every year, Stringers for Scholarships gives the community a chance to help make a positive change in a student’s academic life by raising funds for scholarships.  With strict social distancing measures in place across the Coastal Bend because of COVID-19, the DMC Foundation this semester is instead hosting its annual fishing tournament as an online virtual fundraiser. This year’s theme is “Stringers for Scholarships 2020: The One That Got Away.”  The foundation hopes to raise $45,000 this year, according to its webpage. While the goal has been met, the group…

Scholarship deadline extended

The deadline to apply for Del Mar College Foundation Scholarships for the 2012-2013 Academic Year has been extended to April 30. For more information you can visit here. You can also visit room 131 at the Center for Economic Development in the Del Mar College Annex at 3209 S. Staples to apply. The office is available Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information call (361)698-1317 or send an email to