Courtesy of Silicon Valley Association of Realtors
Denise Welsh, left, president of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, presents the SILVAR Charitable Foundation scholarship to Los Altos High graduating senior Simge Yildiz.
The Silicon Valley Realtors Charitable Foundation, the charitable arm of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, recently presented $1,000 scholarships to 18 graduating high school seniors.
Now in its 18th year, the realtor scholars program recognizes students whose achievements encompass academics, extracurricular/employment activities and community involvement. The selection committee included representatives from the local business community, area high schools, area colleges and SILVAR.