Article by Ron Higgins, The Times-Picayune
August 29, 2014
Peyton Manning, No. 1 on the NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune list of Louisiana’s 51 greatest all-time athletes, is 38 years old. But it seems the former Isidore Newman and University of Tennessee star quarterback and Pro Football Hall of Famer-in-waiting, has had his current wisdom, focus and drive from the time he could grip a rattle like a football. READ MORE
The PeyBack Foundation would like to congratulate Brandon Washington, the first recipient of the PeyBack Foundation Scholarship, on earning his undergraduate college degree. Washington received a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Indiana in May; he received $10,000 per year from the PeyBack Foundation throughout his four years in college.
“Upon receiving the PeyBack Scholarship, I never realized how much it would benefit my college experience,” Washington said. “It truly has made life much smoother enabling me to focus on being a college student and I cannot thank the PeyBack Foundation for the opportunity enough. I could have not accomplished what I have without the help.”
The PeyBack Foundation Scholarship was first established in 2009 as an avenue for the PeyBack Foundation to support their mission to make investments in bettering the lives of youth. All nominees for the scholarship excel academically while also being involved in athletics and their local communities. READ MORE