His savings over his life amounted to approximately $3 million. That turned out to be enough to send thirty-three students to college. So, they arranged a scholarship program to help students follow their dreams.
College is way too expensive these days. There is currently a possibility that several of Iowa's university's will have to put a cap on their tuition. A bill in the Iowa House of Representatives has been proposed to freeze tuition rates and state funding to three of the state's public colleges, as reported by Iowa State Daily.