Daniel Stricevic and Lurena Stokes
$1,000 Memorial Scholarships


Scholarship Committee

Krista Swauncy, Chair
Anne Evans
Jenny Rodriguez
Julia Schneider
Mary Travis
Contact: scholarship@drncnfp.org

    Daniel Stricevic was a founding member of DRNCnfp with a special passion to help the homeless. In spite of his demanding professional life, he consistently and generously supported the activities of the organization with his time and resources.

    Lurena Stokes, a community volunteer and social activist, was also passionate about helping the homeless and had a very special place in her heart for helping children from all backgrounds. She believed that education plays a major role in helping young people achieve their goals. Her volunteer work at church and within the community has helped positively impact many young lives.

Guidelines and Application
Now Available

Deadline: July 31, 2017

     DRNCnfp will award four $1000 scholarships for DuPage high school seniors enrolled in college.

     Eligible student requirements include: a resident in DuPage, 2017 graduate, demonstrate financial need, be enrolled in a college degree program, have a GPA of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale and has a minimum of 12 verifiable community service hours (non-court ordered).

     PLEASE NOTE: Applications and Attachments submitted via Email must be doc, dox or pdf format only. Photos of documents are not acceptable.  E mail: scholarship@drncnfp.org.

Scholarship Fundraiser
August 5, 2017 - 5p-9pm
Esteban's, 1550 N Rt. 59 in Naperville


Salsa Lesson Included with Ticket Purchase  begins at 9:00pm.

If you were with us last year, you know that the Always Learnin' Blues Band are real show stoppers! If you weren't with us last year, you really don't want to miss this twice!

Featuring: Jeff Daab, LittleDaddy, Dwayne "Diirty" Richardson, Jeffrey Lewis, Colin Ryan Muzic, Elizabeth Wray (Sistah Beth), and special guest Al "Hurricane" Spears!

Norma Gilich, a DRNCnfp volunteer is our own Entertainment Chair and Celebrity Emcee.

Help us raise $4,000 in 2017!
Scholarship Sponsors


MB Financial Bank

JP Tuxedo Warehouse in Aurora

LMB Technical Service Inc.