TOLEDO, July 22, 2023: The Northwest Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Scholarship Nominating Task Force will be presenting three $500 scholarships in collaboration with Genoa Bank, to three deserving local Hispanic/Latino students. The scholarship recipients are Mia Vargas, Waite High School (Toledo Public Schools), Areaana Rosales, Rossford High School (Rossford Public Schools) and Yovana Lopez, Bowsher High School (Toledo Public Schools). 

This scholarship presentation will take place at the Genoa Bank at 202 N Summit St., Downtown Toledo, Ohio location on July 26, 2023, 4:00-5:30 p.m.

Lauryn Vargas, NOHCC Business Council Vice Chair, “We are proud and excited for these students as they have worked really hard to achieve academic excellence, even throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We are confident that they will continue to excel over the next four years at their college of choice.”

NOHCC is honored to support Hispanic/Latino high school students in their journey to pursue higher education, leadership development and entrepreneurship. We recognize that these students are our future Hispanic/Latino leaders, and what they will contribute to our community and could help keep the small business sector vibrant.

To learn more about how you can become involved with the Northwest Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, please contact Lynn Hammerstrom, Executive Director at