Tiny Tim Fund Receives Grant
The Fanwood Community Foundation presented a Grant check for $500 to the Tiny Tim Fund on August 2, 2019. The Tiny Tim Fund is a non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to children of Scotch Plains and Fanwood in need of medical or dental services, psychological testing, prescriptions or medical supplies and equipment. The organization is run by a volunteer board of trustees and has been supporting local families in need since 1983. Pictured are members of Tiny Tim Fund, Mari and Monk McDevitt, Flavia Blechinger, Peter Chemidlin – President of FCF, Carol Kiley, Bernadette Hoyer and Barbara Anilo.
Caring Contact Receives Grant
Fanwood Community Foundation's Peter Chemidlin presents a $1000 grant check to Caring Contact's Janet Sarkos - Executive Director and Robert Evans – Board President!
Fanwood Rescue Squad Receives Grant
On Monday June 24th, the Fanwood Community Foundation presented a donation to the Fanwood Rescue Squad. The Fanwood Rescue Squad will use the generous donation to purchase high-visibility safety vests. From left to right: Nam-June Joe (FRS Treasurer), Edward Winsor (FRS President), Nancy Magelinski (FCF Vice-President), Peter Chemidlin (FCF President), Patty Buckridee (FRS Captain), Rosie Canenguez (FRS), Shreya Kachroo (FRS Sergeant)
Fanwood Volunteer Fire Department Receives Grant
Another Grant check picture to Fanwood Volunteer Fire Department for $1,000.
Left to right: 2nd Assistant Chief: Steve Szanto, Peter Chemidlin: FCF President, Nancy Magelinski : FCF Vice President, Stephen Magelinski: FCF Secretary.
1st Assistant Chief: Dave Zawodniak
Scotch Plains Fanwood High School Project Graduation
Last week the Fanwood Community Foundation presented a check for $500.00 to Yvette Speranza and Michelle Cappuccio of the Scotch Plains Fanwood High School PTA in support of Project Graduation. Project Graduation is a lock-in chemical free event filled with fun activities given to the graduating class through generous support by their parents and our community. The Fanwood Community Foundation strongly supports their efforts to provide a safe celebratory environment.