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The Janet Elaine Debnam-Gilbert Educational Fund

The Janet Elaine Debnam-Gilbert
Educational Fund

Is one of our many special outreach programs

Markee `D` Ministries will have funds available where the ministry will award (monetarily) and honor young people towards their education needs. Dollar amount will vary based on the number of candidates but will not exceed over $1,000. The fore mentioned amount may increase in due time based on donations that are submitted into this ministry from the general public, businesses and major companies. There are some stipulations and criteria that must be met for those recipients and they are stated below:


To be eligible for the Janet Elaine Debnam-Gilbert Educational Fund, you must:


  • Be a US Citizen and reside in any county of, Bergen, Passaic, Essex, Hudson etc.,

  • A 8th grader going into High School  

  • High School Senior going into College/University or Trade School



Complete the Educational Fund Application Form.

Submit an Essay.

Include the following required documentation:


  • Written Essay of at least a minimum of 500 words

  • (3) Letters of Recommendation from an  School Administrator, Teacher, Counselor, Pastor or Mentor  

  • Transcript or most recent Report Card

  • Copy of Acceptance Letter of the school you will be attending

  • Signed Release & Verification Form



Write an essay about your career & personal goals.  Describe your vision on where you see yourself in the future.  Use your NAME as the title of your ESSAY.  



Completed application, essay, and supporting documentation may be submitted through the US Postal Service or by email.  Use the following addresses below:


US Postal Service:

MDM, Inc. 

P.O. Box 4052 

River Edge NJ, 07661

Attention: Reverend Marcus Debnam


Email:, with `Educational Fund` in the subject line.


Tel: 201-546-1103 or TOLL FREE 1-877-9/Markee


All applications must be received by May 31st of each calendar year of the individual applying. 

Download and Print Form

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