Say We Are Here: Selections from the Verdell A. Burdine and Otto G. Rutherford Family Collection
Culture Club Scholarships
This receipt demonstrates the Culture Club’s philanthropic commitment to supporting education, as emphasized in their club motto, “Progress through education.”
Left to right: Joyce Hilliard, Rose Marie Brock, Phillis Reynolds, Gertrude Williams, Betty Ann Rutherford, and Ruby Minor.
In this letter, University of Oregon student Edna Tidwell acknowledges the scholarship she received from the club and pledges herself to being “worthy of this honor.”