August 20, 2013
The Community Foundation of New Jersey on Tuesday, July 30th recognized recipients of more than $1 million in total scholarship funds for the upcoming academic year.
The event’s master of ceremonies was Dale Robinson Anglin, a member of the Community Foundation’s Board of Trustees and Chair of its Scholarship Committee. Dale was instrumental in this year’s scholarship selection process and proved an engaging and informative speaker.
Kenneth C. MacKenzie, retired Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, also spoke to attendees and emphasized the importance of access to higher education.
The Community Foundation manages more than 100 scholarship programs totaling more than $17 million. The programs are managed according to donors’ wishes or with the donors directly. A separate, impartial Scholarship Committee is available to select recipients for many of the scholarships.
Any individual may create a scholarship fund at the Community Foundation with a minimum contribution of $25,000. To learn more about the scholarships managed by the Community Foundation of New Jersey or to create your own, contact Faith Krueger at 973-267-5533.