Homer Hickam Sr. Scholarship

Coalwood boys take tour of mine in 1957. Homer, Jr. (Sonny) 3rd from right kneeling. Homer, Sr. second from left standing.

Coalwood boys take tour of
mine in 1957. Homer, Jr. (Sonny) 3rd from right kneeling. Homer, Sr.
second from left standing.

Marshall University

Homer created this scholarship to honor his father, Homer Hickam, Sr. It provides scholarships to children of coal miners and coal rescue team members.

By Check/Mail

You can send a check made payable to “MU Foundation” to:

The Marshall University Foundation, Inc.
519 John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25703

Simply include “610426-Homer Hickam Sr. Scholarship Fund” on the memo line.

Online

You can go to www.marshall.edu/foundation and click on the “Give Now” link (in orange on the right hand side of the page) or directly to: donatenow.networkforgood.org/mufoundation.

Either way they get there, the Donate page will come up, and you can select your level of support and then under “I would like my gift to benefit” choose “Other-use comments to specify” and then put “610426-Homer Hickam Sr. Scholarship Fund” in the comments blank near the bottom of the page.

Homer Hickam Scholarship

H3SkipperCrew

Homer with the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets “Skipper” cannon crew. Homer and the “cannon boys” designed and built the official game cannon for the Virginia Tech Corps in 1963.

Virginia Tech

Homer and Linda Hickam established this scholarship to assist Virginia Tech cadets majoring in engineering. Many Virginia Tech students have benefited over the past 18 years with this scholarship and with most going on to served in our nation’s armed forces.

Go to http://www.givingto.vt.edu/MakingAGift/immediate-impact.html Put VTCC Homer Hickam Scholarship in the designation line. This page tells them where to mail a check or they can make a gift online.


Forgotten Felines Inc.

forgottenfelineslogoHomer and Linda Volunteer for this cat rescue charity and would so appreciate any donations. There is an address for checks and a button to pay online.

petfinder.com/shelters/forgottenfelinesff.html


Thank you for your kindness!
Homer and Linda

mango paints

Mango was a Forgotten Felines rescue.