CELEBRATING  OVER 40 YEARS! 

 

Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars® marked their 40th year milestone of contributing to local students with gala celebration on June 21, 2014!  The Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars® board of directors invited all friends, past and present scholarship recipients, endowment founders and community leaders to join this festive event on Saturday, June 21 at 7:00 - 9:00 PM. A reception was held before and after a brief program beginning at 7:30 in the Noble & Cooley Center for Historic Preservation, 47 Water Street, Granville, MA.  Folks came to congratulate our recent college graduates and meet the scholarship recipients for the coming school year 2014-2015.  Martha Johnson, chair of the 40th Anniversary Committee and emcee concluded that the chapter hopes to continue their efforts to provide scholarships for another forty years and beyond. Since 1974, the Granville and Tolland communities have supported more than 300 scholarships with more than $700,000 in awards.  

 

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Where in the world are Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholar recipients, now?

Help us hear from the many recipients since 1974, our first year, by sharing this news.  Granville-Tolland Dollars for Scholars® is on Facebook and and our email address is granvilletollanddfs@gmail.com.  In this 40th milestone year, we would love to hear from many past recipients sharing their story where their education has led them since graduating from college. "Like" our Facebook page and share a post updating your hometown friends and neighbors.