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Supporting Talented Performers Through Scholarships

Are you a talented performer with dreams of pursuing a career in the performing arts? Do you need financial assistance and opportunities for growth to help you achieve your goals? Look no further than the Mark H Butler Performing Arts Scholarship. Based in Swanton, Ohio, this not-for-profit scholarship fund is dedicated to supporting and encouraging individuals in the performing arts field. Whether you're a dancer, actor, musician, or any other type of performer, this scholarship fund is here to help you. One of the main ways the Mark H Butler Performing Arts Scholarship supports talented individuals is by offering scholarships for performing arts education. These scholarships can provide the financial assistance you need to pursue your education and training in the performing arts. Whether you're looking to attend a prestigious performing arts school or take classes at a local studio, this scholarship fund can help make your dreams a reality. But the support doesn't stop there. The Mark H Butler Performing Arts Scholarship also raises money specifically to provide scholarship funds for Black graduates of Swanton High School who are pursuing higher education in the performing arts. This is an incredible opportunity for talented individuals who may face additional financial barriers to pursuing their dreams. By focusing on supporting Black performers, the scholarship fund aims to create more opportunities and representation in the performing arts industry. The scholarship fund is named after Mark H. Butler, a graduate of Swanton High School who is the inspiration behind this initiative. Mark H. Butler himself had a passion for the performing arts and believed in the power of education to transform lives. By honoring his legacy, the scholarship fund aims to continue his mission of supporting the educational aspirations of talented individuals in the performing arts. To raise funds for these scholarships, the Mark H Butler Performing Arts Scholarship is organizing a fundraising event on February 17, 2024, at Swanton High School. The event will feature performances by the Swanton High School Jazz Band and the University of Toledo Jazz Ensemble with Ellie Martin. Not only will this be a night of incredible music and entertainment, but it will also be an opportunity to come together as a community and support talented performers. If you're interested in attending the fundraising event, mark your calendars and spread the word. By attending, you'll not only enjoy a night of amazing performances but also contribute to the scholarship fund and help support the dreams of talented individuals in the performing arts. In conclusion, the Mark H Butler Performing Arts Scholarship is an incredible opportunity for talented performers to receive financial assistance and opportunities for growth. Whether you're pursuing a career in dance, theater, music, or any other performing arts field, this scholarship fund is here to support you. Don't miss the chance to attend the upcoming fundraising event and make a difference in the lives of aspiring performers. Together, we can help turn dreams into reality.

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