ALEXANDRIA COMMUNITY RAISES $6,300 to Create the Ms. Markell Thorne Scholarship that will help send T.C. Titans with Financial Need to College!
W-O-W Alexandria! What a Wonderful and warming show of LOVE and SUPPORT for George Mason Elementary School teacher Ms. Markell Thorne! Current students and families and alumni students of Ms. Thorne from middle school to college-aged gathered together to celebrate and thank Ms. Thorne AND importantly to create “The Ms. Markell Thorne Scholarship” that will help a T.C. Titan afford college this spring! Together you helped raise $6,300 to support the scholarship!
Still want to give? Go here to support and celebrate Ms. Thorne: https://alexscholarshipfund.networkforgood.com/…/120023…
Heard on the Zoom: “You are the best 2nd Grade Teacher EVER!” “I’m in 7th grade and I still wish you were my teacher!” “Every time I go to a National Park I think of you. My goal is to go to every National Park in your honor….”
SO.MUCH.LOVE for Ms. Thorne! Not a dry eye in the house! The Scholarship Fund of Alexandria was SO happy to be a part of this event! And thrilled about the creation of the new scholarship that will help a TC Titan afford college! Want to host a Zoom party and create a scholarship to honor YOUR family’s fave teacher? Contact us: scholarshipfund!acps.k12.va.us
Special thanks to ALL of the GM Dragons and Dragon family for spreading the word! And special thanks to Titan Teacher Ms. Danielle Thorne for joining us and sharing that she became a teacher, of course, inspired by her MOM