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Scholarships Matter

To make a donation to our education funds, click the donate button and select a fund or choose “area of greatest need” and we will ensure the donation is used for a scholarship or where ever it is most needed for the children we serve. Learn about the inspiring and generous people who established our educational funds below.



The Michael A. Alexander Memorial Scholarship Fund

Our longest running educational fund established in memory of former Trinity Youth Services board president, Michael Alexander.

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The John and Helen Apostle Scholarship Fund

John and Helen left a legacy of hope through their scholarship fund that continues to support foster youth today.

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The Patricia Evelyn Knatz Memorial Scholarship Fund

Mrs. Knatz was an educator for over 30 years and her legacy lives on through a memorial scholarship established by family.

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The John and Karen Neiuber Scholarship Fund

John and Karen have worked decades with youth in education and continue to make an impact for children in need.

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The Zayda Literacy Fund

This grant is awarded to three foster youth under the age of 18 for writing a compelling book report and was established by a teen on a mission to advocate for children in need and encourage hope through literature.

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Donations may also be mailed by check payable to Children’s Foundation of America, PO Box 1210, Claremont, CA 91711. If you would like to designate your donation to a specific educational fund, please specify in the check memo. If you have any questions, please contact 1.800.KIDS.730 or email