The following article appeared on WTHR.com on March 18, 2016 and is attributed to sports anchor Rich Nye.
Brandon Washington is a graduate student at Indiana University working in the Office of Admissions. Washington helps recruit students to IU, where he has flourished, thanks in part to former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning. Back in 2010, Washington became the first recipient of the Peyback Foundation Scholarship.
“Peyton actually wrote me this past summer,” said Washington. “He sent me a postcard with his appreciation for me trail blazing the scholarship and really honoring what it stood for. I stay in contact with his foundation. I write them every semester just to update them on what I’m doing. I’ve done that every semester since I won the scholarship.” READ MORE