2 Men Are First Inmates to Get Foundation’s Scholarships

Over three days, more than 300 Edmonds Community College students celebrated earning GEDs, certificates, and associate’s degrees at Monroe Correctional Complex (MCC) in Monroe through the College in Prisons program.

Among the caps, gowns and cupcakes in the dining hall of MCC’s Minimum Security Unit (MSU) were two inmates who sat in the back and cheered for their fellow inmates’ academic achievements. What they didn’t expect was to be acknowledged for their hard work with Edmonds CC Foundation scholarships.

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