Linebarger announces four college students receive CREW scholarships. Pictured from left are Sharon Humble, managing partner, Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson and CREW scholarship chair, Lynn McDowell, Sr. Paralegal at Equus Partners, and students Elizabeth Crager, West Chester, Amanda Hasbun, Philadelphia University, Amanda King, Temple University School of Law and Katelin Kutchko, University of PA.
PHILADELPHIA- Sharon Humble, Managing Partner of Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP recently chaired the Scholarship Awards Committee for CREW Philadelphia (Commercial Real Estate Women). As part of the event, Humble awarded four local female college students with $2,500 scholarships to continue to pursue their education in the real estate industry.
“It was an honor to meet and select these four local students and to award them with scholarships to help then continue to pursue their education,” said Humble who is the Immediate Past President of CREW Philadelphia and who chaired the scholarship committee this year. “Since 2008, the CREW Philadelphia scholarship committee has helped 24 local female students in Philadelphia with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, three references and community outreach activities.”
The four scholarships winners are Elizabeth Crager of Doylestown who attends West Chester University, pursuing her M.A. in Geography & Planning, Amanda Hasbun of Honduras who attends Philadelphia University, pursuing her M.S. in Construction Management, Amanda King of New York who attends Temple University School of Law, pursuing her Juris Doctorate Degree, and Katelin Kutchko of New York who attends University of Pennsylvania, pursuing her Master of Architecture Degree. They were selected from among applicants from 28 area colleges and universities.
CREW Philadelphia is the industry’s premier business networking organization dedicated to supporting the professional growth, networking and achievements of women in commercial real estate. Its more than 140 local members are engaged in all facets of commercial real estate.
About Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP in Philadelphia handles real estate tax collections, foreclosures and related issues. It is the largest law firm in the United States that dedicates its practice to collecting government receivables, having collected billions of delinquent tax dollars since 1976. With 37 years of experience, 45 offices and over 2,000 clients nationwide, Linebarger is one of the nation’s leading law firms in its field.