Thursday, September 8, 2022

Butler graduate receives Kalee Chandler Scholarship

Jaxon Hiser, a 2022 graduate of Butler High School, has been selected to receive the Kalee Chandler Scholarship, administered by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks. The scholarship provides $875 to further Hiser’s education.

Hiser, the son of Jason and Ashlee Hiser, will attend Central Methodist University this fall, where he will pursue studies in biology and pre-med.

“This scholarship will take some of the financial burden off and allow me to focus more on my academics,” Hiser says. “Thank you for supporting me and investing in my future.”

Wade and Kacey Chandler established the Kalee Chandler Scholarship Fund in 2016 in memory of their daughter, Kalee. It awards to a Butler High School graduate.

The CFO is a regional public charitable foundation with total assets of $375 million as of June 30, 2022. The CFO works to advance philanthropy through a network of private donors, 53 affiliate foundations and more than 650 nonprofit partners throughout its service region south of the Missouri River.

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