June 27, 2019

House of Raeford Farms invests $45K in employees’ children

Eighteen students receive 2019 House of Raeford Farms College Scholarships

ROSE HILL, NC—June 27, 2019: House of Raeford Farms is pleased to award 18 deserving
students with $2,500 each through its 6th Annual House of Raeford Farms Scholarship
Program.

“One of our company’s most important community outreach objectives is youth development,”
said House of Raeford Farms CEO & Owner Bob Johnson. “Being able to offer educational
assistance to children of our employees is one way we fulfill this mission. In addition, through
this program we’re able to say thank you to our associates for their commitment to our
company as we invest in their children’s future.”

The students were selected based on a set of competitive criteria, including academic record,
demonstrated leadership, participation in school and community activities, honors, work
experience, and a statement of goals and aspirations.

House of Raeford would like to congratulate the following 18 recipients of the 2019 House of
Raeford Farms Scholarship and announce their plans for the future:

–  Teresa Hernandez-Zavala, daughter of Lorena Zavala of the Rose Hill division attending
UNC Wilmington.
–  Jermario Jefferson II, son of Jermario Jefferson of the Arcadia division attending the
University of Louisiana at Monroe.
–  Nayoung Kim, daughter of Eunah Choi of the West Columbia division attending Clemson
University.
–  Marlena Price, daughter of Robbie Price of the Wallace division attending East Carolina
University.
–  Parker Pridgen, son of Patrick Pridgen of the Filet of Chicken division attending the
University of Chicago.
–  Adriana Santibanez, daughter of Carlota Santibanez of the Johnson Breeders division
attending UNC Wilmington.
–  Quadaisia Shaw, daughter of Amanda Shaw of the Greenville division attending
Winthrop University.
–  Jacob White, son of Jeff White of the Arcadia division attending Louisiana Tech
University.
–  Niang Muang, daughter of Ning Lian of the Filet of Chicken division attending Southern
Adventist University.
–  Adriana Mejia, daughter of Loida Gomez Mejia of the Wallace division and Adrian Mejia
of the Rose Hill division attending UNC Wilmington.
–  Christine Garcia, daughter of Norma Garcia of the Rose Hill division attending James
Sprunt Community College.
–  Kaytlin Taylor, stepdaughter of Doug Compton of the Greenville division attending
Clemson University.
–  Khadejah Simmons, daughter of Le’Nora Miller of the Wallace division attending
Fayetteville State University.
–  Brittany George, daughter of Donnie George of the Johnson Breeders division attending
NC Central University.
–  Alexandro Hernandez, son of Vicky and Julio Hernandez of the Arcadia division
attending Louisiana Tech University.
–  Ivan Valdez, son of Claudia Hernandez of the Johnson Breeders division attending James
Sprunt Community College.
–  Emily Galindo, daughter of Efren Galindo of the Arcadia division attending Louisiana State University at Alexandria.
–  Jessica Gutierrez, daughter of Carlos Gutierrez of the Rose Hill division attending
Sampson Community College.

House of Raeford is grateful to be able to offer this benefit to the dependents of our associates,
and it is rewarding to see the impact the program is having on the lives of young people and
their families.  Since its launch in 2014, this scholarship fund has helped students pursue their
academic and professional goals by awarding over $232,500 in scholarships to 93 students
across six states.

Employees and their families are encouraged to visit the Scholarship Page on House of
Raeford’s website for more information on next year’s scholarships, which will open in February
2020.

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