Meet the scholarship recipient: Matt Haddad

Fun fact: He went to an all-boys college prep high school, and is the grandson of past MFASLC presidents Emil and Jackie Haddad.

A senior at Marmion Academy, Matt has a lengthy record of school involvement and community service. As a member of the Campus Ministry Program, he served as a Eucharistic Minister, assisted with Special Olympics Illinois, visited area nursing homes, and participated in the Kairos retreat. He was also selected to participate in a summer mission trip to West Virginia where he helped the less fortunate with home repairs. As a Student Ambassador, he assisted with open house, student registration, and tours of the campus. He also participated in tennis, cross country and track. He will begin his collegiate studies at Waubonsee Community College. Ultimately, he would like to pursue a degree in Sports Communications & Management. The Director of Campus Ministry states: “Matthew is incredibly genuine, selfless, respectful, dedicated, and hardworking. He has a character that is second to none.”