2005 Education Grants

Grants in this area are focused primarily on improving higher educational opportunities for minority students.  Additionally, the Foundation supports medical training in the areas of rural practice and humanism.  The Foundation also continues to be involved in early childhood development programs and K-8 public school support.  (Total grants $194K)

American Indian College Fund, Denver, CO.  $20,000 to support scholarships at the tribal colleges.

Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Englewood, NJ.  $20,000 to support Student Summer Research Fellowships allowing first year medical students to work with faculty mentors on a variety of community health issues.

Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME.  $1,000 Board member matching gift.

Children’s Storefront, New York, NY.  $10,000 to support the technology program at the school.

Columbia University, New York, NY.  $13,000 for a summer fellowship to the Summer Research Program for secondary school science teachers.

Council On Foundations, Washington, DC.  $1,480 to support their membership programs that promote and enhance responsible and effective philanthropy.

Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH.  $20,000 to support a minority scholarship for the 2005-2006 school year. 

El Camino Youth Symphony, Palo Alto, CA.  $1,000 to support general operating activities of the Symphony, which offers advanced music learning and performance opportunities to many local young musicians.

Peninsula Community Foundation, San Mateo, CA.  $10,000 to support the Community Foundation’s Teacher’s Fund.

Roosevelt School, Burlingame, CA.  $8,000 to support the cost of a school counselor for the 2005-2006 school year.

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