LGE Community Credit Union awards $22,500 in scholarships to local high school students

ATLANTA, GA (May 7, 2024) — LGE Community Credit Union is proud to announce the winners of the 2024 LGE Community Credit Union Scholarship. These awards are designed to support educational opportunities for exceptional high school students from Bartow, Cherokee, Cobb, Douglas, Floyd, Fulton, Gordon, and Paulding counties.

The following high school seniors were awarded a $2,500 scholarship through the 2024 LGE Community Credit Union Scholarship Program:

  • Beau Black, Calhoun High School
  • Ryan Elchahal, The Westminster Schools
  • Colin Giles, River Ridge High School
  • Emma Higueras, Adairsville High School
  • Bailee Leonard, South Paulding High School
  • Hayden McDougal, Kennesaw Mountain High School
  • Reid Purvis, Model High School
  • Keziah Roberts, Douglas County High School
  • Sabrina Xing, Wheeler High School

“The LGE Scholarship Program reflects our commitment to supporting the education and development of the next generation,” said Chris Leggett, president and CEO of LGE Community Credit Union. “We are proud to invest in the futures of these students as they pursue their academic and professional goals.”

About LGE Community Credit Union

Ranked the #1 credit union in Georgia by Forbes and one of America’s Best Credit Unions 2024 by Newsweek, LGE Community Credit Union connects metro Atlanta and northwest Georgia to best-in-class financial products, expert advice, and personalized service. Since 2010, LGE has given back over $2 million to local nonprofit organizations and individuals in need through the LGE Community Outreach Foundation. For more information about LGE, visit Federally insured by NCUA.


Becca Duvall
Communications Manager
PH: 770-424-0060 ext.10838

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