Archive for Education & Youth

Joe & Cindy Goldberg Family Children’s Opportunity Fund

Joe & Cindy Goldberg established a field of interest fund dedicated to empowering youth and creating a brighter future for our community.

Guilford Youth Mentoring Education Fund

This is a restricted scholarship fund that supports high school students who participated in the Guilford Youth Mentoring Program.

Bill & Kate Lee Family Fund

Bill & Kate Lee Family Fund to Support the Guilford Community Fund

Richard Hersh & Judith Meyers Scholarship Fund

From the moment Dick Hersh and Judith Meyers relocated to Guilford from Hartford, they quickly jumped into community life on the Shoreline and wanted to give back by establishing a scholarship fund for GHS students focused on liberal arts and sciences.

Paul Dostie “KARE”, (Kindness Always Rewards Everyone) Fund

This permanent donor advised fund memorializes Paul Dostie by supporting families fighting serious illness as well as youth initiatives.

Richard W. Brooks Memorial Fund for Vocational Technology

This scholarship fund was established in 2018 in honor of Richard W. Brooks to provide an award to a graduating student of Guilford High School pursuing higher education or training in the vocational and industrial arts.

Robert Blake Memorial Fund for the Benefit of Guilford ABC

This permanent charitable fund was established in 2018 in memory of Dr. Robert F. Blake, a longtime resident of Guilford who passed away in 2017. The Robert Blake Memorial Fund for the Benefit of Guilford A Better Chance supports The Guilford ABC Scholarship Fund.

Jaffe Scholarship Fund

Longtime Guilford residents Amy and David Jaffe established this permanent scholarship fund in 2018.

The Children’s Fund

An anonymous donor established the Children’s Fund in 2017. This is a field of interest fund that is intended to benefit Guilford’s Children, with priority given to basic needs, education and positive growth development.

Joe and Nancy Arnold Fund to support the Guilford ABC Program

This desginated fund supports the Guilford A Better Chance, a program that provides women from under-represented communities the opportunity to attend a high quality public high school and preparatory college-track program.