WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Two parents honored their son's memory by holding a car show to raise money for the scholarship in their son's name. }}" />

   
 
 
Car Show Raises Money for Memorial Scholarship

Story By: Staff Reporter

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 5/4/2014

Two parents honored their son's memory by holding a car show to raise money for the scholarship in their son's name.

Terry Bennett and Susan Elliott lost their son, Ryan, to a car accident just months after he graduated Kent State. Now, they seek to help others with the same dream that Ryan had - to become an entrepreneur. One of North Central State College's scholarships, the Ryan Bennett Memorial Scholarship, will be given to students interested in starting their own businesses.

"Cars were something Ryan loved, so it's kind of nice to do something that we know he would enjoy," said Susan. "We'd like for the proceeds to go to those that do want to continue their education and become involved in entrepreneural and business activities," added Terry.

Donations for the scholarship can be made to North Central State College.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Mansfield local Betty Dunn holds a watch party for her appearance on HGTV's Buying and Selling. Full Story
Image1 A chilly fall evening was the perfect backdrop for the City of Mansfield's Halloween Parade. Full Story
 
Image1 Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Chris Collins, 23, hiding in a residence in Mansfield, Wednesday morning. Full Story
Image1 Job-seekers, and companies with jobs to offer, turned-out Wednesday for the Crawford County Hiring Fair. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Crawford County Hiring Fair Draws Job-Seekers

Judge Candidate Phil Naumoff Speaks To Local Democrats

Tree Cut Down, Damaging Headstones At Historical Cemetery

Lexington Teachers And Supporters are Linked in Solidarity

Jack Hanna's show coming to the Renaissance

Big Red Bookshelf Book Fair coming to Ontario

Possible Armed Standoff And Bomb Threat Happen In Butler

Halloween parade postponed

North Central State College Nursing Students Health Fair

Congressman Tiberi Visits Agency On Aging

Election day luncheon delivers

Spaghetti Bowl Raises Money,Excitement for Mansfield Rivalry

More News