Richard A. DellaVecchia Scholarship Fund

Established: 
1989
Fund Type: 
Scholarship Fund

Transferred to the Community Foundation in 2002 by Bill and Pege DellaVecchia, the fund was first established in 1989 in memory of their son, Richard, who was killed in an automobile accident that year at the young age of 21. The fund awards scholarships to residents of Southington who are currently enrolled in a two-year or four-year college with a major in nursing. Applicants must have a passion for the nursing field and must demonstrate leadership skills along with good character and citizenship.

Please specify individual(s) to be informed of your gift, the following will be shared with them: donor name, address and fund selection. The amount of your gift will not be shared.