The Scholarship Committee is proud to announce that the 2019-2020 Illini Club of Portland scholarship has been awarded to Chloe Skinner.
Chloe is a senior with a 3.91 GPA at Tigard High School with plans to major in special education at UIUC. Chloe is the Co-President of the Honor Society, Co-President of Sparrow, President of Key Club and President of Super Friends. In working towards her career goal, she is also involved as a peer tutor at Tigard High working with special education students.
Outside the classroom, Chloe has been selected as the 2019 Tigard Youth Volunteer of the Year, amassing more than 408 volunteer hours during her high school career. She has volunteered for organizations like Meals on Wheels, Tigard Good Neighbor Center, Oregon Food Bank and Northwest Children’s Outreach. Her volunteerism reaches beyond Tigard to Everybody Athletics, working with athletes that live with disabilities and Camp Yakety Yak that serves children with disabilities. Chloe also enjoys acting and singing at Broadway Rose Teen Camp during summer breaks