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Johnny Mac Scholars

Since 2014, Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund has awarded nearly $7.5 million in scholarships to veterans and military family members, especially children of the fallen or disabled. There are now over 1000 Johnny Mac Scholars attending schools all over the country.

 


 

 

Scholars in 46 states and 2 international countries

Average scholarship amount

Scholarships awarded to families from Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, and Navy.

Steady growth in $ awarded and # of students supported

  • Johanna Walker

    “It was a final act of service.” Mindful of her father’s sacrifice, Johanna hopes to improve the quality of life of others 

  • Justin Mariano

    “I turned the tragedy in my life into a positive by living in memory of who my father wanted me to become.”

  • Katie O’Hare

    “The morning before he left for work…we told him how much we loved him. This may seem sad, but to me, I got to say goodbye.” 

  • Kyana Goodman

    “Because of the generous donations you’ve made, children of heroes can not only live out their dreams, but their parents’ dreams as well.”

  • Ryan Hilton

    “Because of the generous donations you’ve made, children of heroes can not only live out their dreams, but their parents’ dreams as well.”

  • Teague Crotty

    “An education is what a student needs to succeed. For so many military families, this is one of the biggest blessings they can receive.”