Folds of Honor Stories

The Stories

The story of Folds of Honor lies in the biographies of the families they serve. Read some of their stories here.

Jack Hummel

Missouri

Jack Hummel is a freshman from Des Peres, Missouri attending the University of Kansas and studying Business. A participant in multiple sports throughout his life, Jack was a three-time Missouri State Champion in Ultimate Frisbee for his high school. Family is a huge part of Jack’s life and he values spending time with them.

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Karrington Tipler

Missouri

Karrington Tipler is a junior from Florissant, Missouri attending Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi and studying Biology/Pre-Medicine. Her ultimate goal is to become a registered nurse anesthetist.

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Serena Kisseloff

Missouri

Serena Kisseloff is a freshman from St. Charles, Missouri attending Lindenwood University. She works at a daycare and especially loves taking care of the babies. Serena is currently taking required basic courses while trying to decide on a major. “I know I want to help others and medicine interests me as well.”

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The Summers Family

Missouri

Alexia Summers was barely two years old when her father, Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Eric W. Summers, died on November 13, 2013. She is now a first-grader attending private school in the Jefferson City, Missouri area. Her favorite subject at school is Art and she loves to dance, sing and do gymnastics. When she grows up, Alexia currently wants to be a dolphin trainer.

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Hunter, Kathryn, Ethan, Hanah and Sarah Wilkins

Missouri

All five children are Folds of Honor scholarship recipients. Hunter is a junior at the University of Indiana – Bloomington, Katherine is a freshman attending Washington University in St. Louis. Ethan, Hanah and Sarah all attend high school in St. Louis.

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William Kreutter

Missouri

William just completed his first year as a Kindergartener at St. Ambrose Catholic School in St. Louis. This was also his first year to be awarded a Folds of Honor scholarship. William loves dragons, Minecraft and swimming, and has been selected for St. Louis Gym Centers Junior Olympic Gymnastics Team. He enjoys learning about mathematics and nature and often went on adventures with his dad.

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Zachary McMillen

Missouri

Zachary McMillen is a freshman from Wildwood, Missouri attending Washington University in St. Louis and studying Computer Science. He’s had an “obsession” with technology for as long as he can remember and loves coding. His dad has long inspired him to pursue a degree in a STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) field.

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Zayne Mitchell

Missouri

Zayne Mitchell is a 4th grader attending private school in St. Robert, Missouri. His favorite subject in school is math and he’s recently become interested in coding and circuits. Zayne enjoys games, sports, playing instruments, the arts, going to the symphony and museums, and currently says he wants to become a lawyer.

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