La Reina Canty is this year's Milwaukie Rotary Club scholar
Milwaukie's Rotary Club Foundation named La Reina Canty this year's recipient of the $5,000 Dr. Howard Anderson/Tim DeShields Scholarship.
A graduating senior at Milwaukie High School, Canty was a National Honor Society member, has been involved in numerous school athletics, held down a part-time job and has a notable history of community service work in Milwaukie.
Canty intends to pursue a four-year degree that will allow her to become an elementary school teacher, where she hopes to make an impact in the lives of other young people like her teachers had on her.
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