The Ed Fund manages a scholarship program for high school seniors attending a public school within the boundaries of West Contra Costa Unified School District s who demonstrate financial need and have a strong desire to positively impact their community. Since 2005, the Ed Fund has awarded over 1.6 million dollars in scholarships to nearly 522 students. The Scholarship Program is supported by the African American Male Scholarship, B Andrew Gooden Memorial Scholarship, Bernice Bell Memorial Scholarship, Irene S. Scully Family Foundation, Norma and Arthur Schroeder Family Foundation, and Whittier Education Foundation.
The Ed Fund, West Contra Costa’s Public Education Fund, brings together committed partners from across our community to create thriving schools and neighborhoods for our youth. Together, we strive to align policies, programs, and people to bring about sustained change in our public schools so that all students will succeed in college, career, and life. Tax identification number 68-0005307. www.edfundwest.org.