Our Mission: The Community Scholarship Foundation of La Cañada Flintridge, Inc. supports the goals of local students in their pursuit of a higher education, recognizing past achievements and encouraging future endeavors by awarding scholarships generated through community involvement and fundraising.
Our Passion: Making a difference in a child’s life… Current criteria for obtaining a scholarship is found in Article III of our By-Laws. General requirements for an applicant are: must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA, have financial need (as determined by a third party professional consultant), and demonstrate exemplary personal characteristics through accomplishments and references.
CSF accepts applications from high school seniors from:
Crescenta Valley High School
Flintridge Preparatory School
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
Hillside School and Learning Center
La Cañada High School
St. Francis High School
The Scholarship Committee sets forth specific application policies subject to Board approval.
Our Board Positions are:
Vice President, Fundraising
Vice President, Scholarships
We operate on a fiscal year of July 1st – June 31st. Our meetings have been revised this year to four general meetings. Committees are established at the first meeting. Committee chairs will establish their own meeting schedule, providing summary reports at the general meetings. Committees will be encouraged to meet as their schedule allows and communicate via phone and email to facilitate their duties. The Annual Scholarship Luncheon is held in June of each year.
Current levels of membership are: ACTIVE and SUSTAINING. Active members participate on committees, attend meetings and events, and are committed to furthering CSF’s mission. Active member dues are $100 per year. Sustaining members are members who support our cause, but are not able to commit to participating at meetings or on committees. Sustaining member dues are $200 per year.
Community Scholarship Foundation of La Cañada Flintridge, Inc.
466 Foothill Blvd., #200
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
Email: Karen Mathison, President