3 Brooklyn students win scholarships through Ronald McDonald House Charities

Three Brooklyn high school seniors won scholarships today under the Ronald McDonald scholarship program. (6/16/14)

BROOKLYN - A total of 17 tri-state area Hispanic-American teens were awarded scholarships toward college today during a ceremony at Yankee Stadium.

The scholarships were awarded by the Ronald McDonald House Charities’ HACER program. Brooklyn had three winners who won $16,000 each to go toward tuition.

High school student and winner Natalia Munoz Perez says that she feels blessed her hard work paid off.

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Over the past 27 years, the program has awarded nearly $7 million to 1,000 Hispanic-American high school seniors.

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