Last night members of the Glynn Academy Class of 69 joined to celebrate Barion Jerome Scott, Jr., the 2017 scholarship recipient of the Glynn Academy Class of 1969 Memorial Scholarship.
- by Tyler Jones
Friday the 13th turned out to be Frances Zwenig’s lucky day.
THIS YEAR THE FOUNDATION'S COMPEITITVE GRANTS CYCLE INVESTED $82,525 IN PROGRAMS ADDRESSING AND CHANGING FUTURES FOR AT RISK YOUTH
A record number of grants (18) were made to organizations doing impressive work in this field:
By LINDSEY ADKISON - The Golden Isles News(Brunswick News)
The need in Glynn County is very real. It is something that Paul White sees daily. That is why the president and CEO of the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation and his staff work hard to find money to help area organizations. This year, they have outdone themselves.
The annual competitive grant cycle that began in January, culminated in June with the awarding of $82,525 in Community Impact Grants to organizations working with "At Risk Youth".
The Halsey Family Scholarship Fund awarded two very worthy students $3,000 each for up to two academic years to help them complete their undergraduate degrees. This year Emily Gilbert, who will be attending Georgia Tech and Alexander Anklam, who will be attending the University of Alabama in the Fall are both majoring in Aerospace Engineering. We celebrate these outstanding students and wish them great success!
Pictured L-R: Emily Gilbert; Paul White, Foundation President and CEO; Alexander Anklam
The Foundation hosted the 2nd Annual Conservation Donors Roundtable on March 9 at the A.W. Jones Heritage Center on St. Simons Island. The evening brought together conservationists, donors and representatives from Little St. Simons Island and the Department of Natural Resources for the special program that included a report about right whates along Georgia's coast.