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Hair Club Announces Recipients of 2012 Pedro Baez Academic Sholarships

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Hair Club today announces the recipients of the 2012 Pedro Baez Scholarship.

Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) June 13, 2012

Hair Club, North America’s largest provider of all proven hair restoration services, today announces the recipients of the 2012 Pedro Baez Scholarship fund. For eight years the scholarships have been awarded to deserving students in remembrance of Pedro Baez, former co-owner of the Hair Club® center in Puerto Rico.

“Hair Club is very proud of the accomplishments of this year’s Pedro Baez Scholarship Fund recipients,” states Michele Chappell, Hair Club VP of Human Resources. “This year we were thrilled to offer one additional scholarship allowing us to provide even further enrichment opportunities for the children of our employees.”

Pedro Baez was a dedicated and valued member of the Hair Club® family, as well as a loving husband and father. A co-owner of the Puerto Rico Hair Club center, Baez attended college on an athletic scholarship and remained active in several sports until his untimely death at the age of 30 from heart disease. The Pedro Baez Scholarship Fund was established in 2004 in his honor to support promising young students in their academic pursuits.

Awarded to children of Hair Club corporate and franchise employees, the scholarship is open to matriculating students of two- or four-year colleges who have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrated a commitment to extracurricular activities and volunteerism. Applicants must also submit a 500-word essay detailing why they feel they are deserving of the scholarship. This year’s scholarship recipients include:

Joshua Anolick (son of Audrey Anolick, Phoenix center): Joshua is a student at Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix, AZ where he is a member of the Arizona Academic Decathlon Program and has a 3.83 GPA. He will be attending The University of New Mexico where he plans to study chemical engineering.

Tam Le Nguyen (son of Chi Lan Le, San Jose center): Tam is a student at Evergreen Valley High School in San Jose, CA and has a 3.83 GPA. He will be attending The University of Southern California and plans to major in computer engineering.

Carolyn Ly (daughter of Hanna Ly, Calgary center): Carolyn is a student at Forest Lawn High School in Calgary, AB. Carolyn has been accepted to The University of Alberta into the Immunology and Infections program. Following undergraduate studies, Carolyn plans to attend medical school.

Sarah Stivers (daughter of Rebecca Stivers, Louisville/Lexington center): Sarah is a student at Fairdale High School in Louisville, KY and has a 3.55 GPA. She has been accepted to Western Kentucky University and plans on becoming a veterinarian.

About Hair Club:
Founded in 1976 by Sy Sperling, Hair Club is the leader in hair replacement and the largest company in the industry offering all proven hair loss solutions. Hair Club has granted more than 500,000 men, women, and children an experience that truly changed their lives. Today, Hair Club has 99 locations throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Minneapolis-based Regis Corp, the largest hair salon operator in the world. Regis brands include: Jean-Louis David, Vidal Sassoon, Supercuts, Mastercuts and many more.
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