Sergio Chavez Orellana, a junior at the University of Mary Washington, is the recipient of the Donley Presidential Endowment Scholarship. This Scholarship came during a time of difficult emotional and financial events for Sergio that would have otherwise caused him to leave the University. This scholarship will help him finish his degree and be the first of his family to obtain a bachelor’s degree. This scholarship has given him the opportunity to complete his education. He plans to pay it forward by becoming a lawyer specializing in immigration law. Learn more about Sergio’s story below.