Alumni and Friends of FHS,
gifts are tax deductible.
FHS Alumni Association has established a
Endowment Fund for FHS graduating seniors.
goal now is to reach the
dedicated to making the Fund as large as possible! Please join!
Can I Get More Information?
FHS Alumni Scholarship Committee will continue to select the
- as they
have in the past.
Fund is professionally managed by the
Foundation of Mount Vernon/Knox County.
- Bonita Leedy Birkel
- Roger & Jeannine
Weller Davis '61
- Janet Hadley Mather
- Chris Fearn Well
- Betty Lozier Weller
Mount Vernon and Knox County
Sam Barone, Executive Director
Fund Information Guide
Q. What is the eligibility, frequency,
number, and amount of the scholarships?
Q. What is the Fredericktown High
School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund?
- A. Scholarships are awarded to graduates
- The Scholarship Committee
manages the awards and renewals.
- Currently two new, renewable
scholarships of $300 each are awarded:
- one for a two year college
and one for a four year college.
- The awards will increase
with successul fundraising!
Q. How do I make a donation to
the Scholarship Fund?
- A. The Scholarship Fund is a Permanent
- established for the
purpose of guaranteeing scholarships for graduates of FHS.
- Only the growth on the
principal will be used for awarding scholarships;
- therefore, it is a "gift
that keeps on giving".
Q. How are Gifts recognized?
- Make checks payable
- The Fredericktown
Alumni Scholarship Fund
Community Foundation of Mount Vernon
and Knox County
P.O. Box 1270
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-9905
- Click to Donate on:
- ALUMNI WEBSITE
- FREDERICKTOWN CITIZEN
Q. Are there"naming" opportunities
- A. All Gifts help change lives and are
- Every gift is acknowledged
with a thank you note.
- Also, all gifts made
during the year are listed in the
- Alumni Banquet Program
- <$100- Freddie
- $100>- Century
- $200>- Silver
- $500>- Gold
- $1000>- Platinum
- In addition, "Founder"
gifts of $1000 or greater are permanently
- listed in the Alumni
Banquet Program as follows:
- $1000>-: Founder
- $2500>: Silver Founder
- $5000>: Gold Founder
- $10,000>: Platinum
Q. How else other than cash can I give to the
- A. Yes,
donors of gifts of $10,000 or greater have the opportunity to
- Name a scholarship.
- Contact any member of
the Fundraising Committee for details.
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Q. What is the suggested wording for
a bequest in a will?
- A. There are many ways to make a charitable
- to the Fund, both during
life and at death.
- Consider consulting
with an attorney or financial advisor:
- $ Bequest in your will
$ Real Estate gifts, commercial buildings, land and houses
$ Stock, bonds, or other securities
$ Life insurance: a portion of a death benefit can be assigned
- the endowment fund
- A. "I bequeath the sum of $____ from
- (or ___% of) my estate
- Fredericktown High School
Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
- C/O Community Foundation
of Mount Vernon & Knox County,
- P. O. Box 1270
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-9905
- "Check if your
gift is eligible for an Employer Match!"