The Anne Hubener Community Champion Scholarship first recipient is Brandon Kimball from Duncanville High School, class of 2016. The scholarship was open to any graduating senior with a 2.5 grade average and not receiving already more than $2,500 in scholarship funds. His transcript and essay were submitted along with the application. The scholarship was awarded by the Southwest Dallas County Democrats in honor of Anne Hubener, a lifelong Democrat whose activism in her community and surrounding area was legend.
Brandon Kimball will be attending the Texas A&M University this fall. While in high school he earned dual credit through Duncanville High School and Mountain View Community College and begins his freshman semester with earned credits towards his Mechanical Engineering degree. “I was always good in math, and while talking with my father, became aware that engineering might be one of the careers that required that talent,” stated Brandon Kimball at the award event at the community room at the SW Center Mall.
The Southwest Dallas County Democrats is a club open to all democrats in the best Southwest area of Dallas County and is active in electing citizens to office, getting informed on current issues, and meets every 3rd Saturday at the SW Center Mall Community Room.