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Tim Holbrook, Executive Director
Greenbrier County Schools Foundation
400 North Lee Street
Lewisburg, WV 24901
Phone: 304-546-1893
Fax: 304-645-4859
tholbrook@osteo.wvsom.edu

About Us

7 months ago


The Greenbrier County Schools Foundation: Improving The Lives of Others Through Educational Opportunity


The mission of the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation is to  provide  a means for donors to invest in educational opportunities for the students in the Greenbrier County Public School System, thus enriching the quality of life for all citizens of Greenbrier County.

The Foundation generates and distributes resources to enrich, maintain and expand educational opportunities for students in Greenbrier County Schools.  This non-profit organization’s commitment begins where the school district’s resources end.  The Foundation provides funding for scholarships, awards, innovative teaching initiatives and other educational opportunities. 

Gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible. To learn more, contact Foundation Director Tim Holbrook at 304-546-1893 or tholbrook@osteo.wvsom.edu. 

Students interested in applying for scholarships managed by the GCSF are encouraged to do so through their high school counseling department's scholarship application packet.   


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GCSF Board of Directors
Greenbrier County Schools Foundation Board of Directors

Douglas Arbuckle, President
Charlotte Baldwin, Vice President
Jeanie Wyatt
Dr. Michael Adelman
Senator Ron Miller
Superintendent Jeffrey A. Bryant
David McClure
Christy Clemons-Rodgers
Tim Holbrook, Executive Director

Stephen L. Baldwin Memorial Scholarship Fund

18 days ago

Baldwin Memorial Scholarships Awarded to Twelve GC Seniors

The Greenbrier County Schools Foundation recently awarded Stephen L. Baldwin Memorial Scholarships to twelve Greenbrier County high school seniors in May 2017.  Recipients selected for the $1000 scholarship awards were Cassidy Hicks, Jeremy Keeney, Kerri Arbuckle, McKenna Gillilan, Alex Lim, Hunter Chellis, Carrie Clemons, and Dylan Vandall from Greenbrier East High School.  Receiving the awards from Greenbrier West High School were Kaitlin Kyle, Shannon Brunzo-Hager, Jara Hall, and Gabrielle Krystynak.

Stephen L. Baldwin served as the Superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools from 1988-2002.  This endowed scholarship fund was established in 2005 by the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation (GCSF) with a gift from Mr. Baldwin’s wife, Charlotte.  Stephen L. Baldwin Memorial Scholarships are awarded annually to students from Greenbrier East High School and Greenbrier West High School.  Since 2006, ninety-nine scholarships have been awarded.

 It was through Mr. Baldwin’s dedication and vision that the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation was established.  This scholarship fund is just one of many meaningful ways that his commitment to education and his impact on the lives of Greenbrier County students will continue for years to come.

 The Greenbrier County Schools Foundation is a non-profit organization that generates and distributes resources to enrich, maintain, and expand educational opportunities for students in Greenbrier County.  Gifts to the foundation are tax-deductible.  Individuals and businesses interested in making a contribution or learning more about the mission and goals of the foundation should contact Tim Holbrook at 304 546-1893.

Contributions from BB&T West Virginia Foundation; The Hamilton Family Foundation; memorial gifts; and gifts from Individuals, organizations, and area businesses make these scholarship awards possible for deserving students. 

 


GEHS Scholarship Recipients 2017

Stephen L. Baldwin Memorial Scholarship recipients from Greenbrier East High School are (L to R) Cassidy Hicks, Jeremey Keeney, Kerri Arbuckle, McKenna Gillilan, Alex Lim, Hunter Chellis, and Carrie Clemons.  Presenting the awards were Tim Holbrook, GCSF Executive Director, Matt Baldwin, son of Stephen Baldwin; and Jeff Bryant, Superintendent of Greenbrier County Schools (right).


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GEHS Scholarship Recipients 2016


GWHS Scholarship Recipients 2017

Stephen L. Baldwin Memorial Scholarship recipients from Greenbrier West High School are (L to R) Kaitlin Kyle, Shannon Brunzo-Hager, Jara Hall, and Gabrielle Krystynak. Making the presentations were Matt Baldwin, son of Stephen Baldwin (left); Tim Holbrook, GCSF Executive Director; and Superintendent Jeff Bryant


 
GWHS Scholarship Recipients 2016


How To Apply

Greenbrier County students interested in applying for scholarships managed by the GCSF are encouraged to do so through their high school counseling department's scholarship application packet. 


 

Kara Berry Memorial Scholarship

18 days ago


Madison Bolt & Alli Butts Awarded 2017 Kara Berry Memorial Scholarship


 
Kassey Wagner Awarded 2016 Kara Berry Memorial Scholarship

Kara Berry Memorial Scholarship recipients Madison Bolt (second from left) and Alli Butts receive their award from Tim Holbrook, Executive Director of the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation (left), and Lee Anne Hobbs, cheerleader coach at Greenbrier East High School (right). 

 

The Greenbrier County Schools Foundation in May awarded the Kara Berry Memorial Scholarship to Greenbrier East cheerleaders Madison Bolt and Alli Butts. Madison plans to enroll at West Virginia University this fall and major in political science. Alli will attend Fairmont State University and pursue a degree in business

 This scholarship was started in 2008 in memory of Kara Berry, a former Greenbrier East High School cheerleader who tragically died in an automobile accident soon after graduation that year. This scholarship is awarded to a senior cheerleader who will be attending a college or vocational school, and who demonstrates outstanding leadership and service at the high school. Kassey is the seventh recipient of this award.

 The Greenbrier County Schools Foundation would especially like to thank Workers United, Mid-Atlantic Regional Joint Board - Local 863 representing hospitality employees at The Greenbrier Hotel for their most generous donation which helped fund the Kara Berry scholarship for this year. 



How To Apply

Greenbrier County students interested in applying for scholarships managed by the GCSF are encouraged to do so through their high school counseling department's scholarship application packet. 


 

David E. Yarid Scholarship

18 days ago

David E. Yarid Scholarship Awarded to Makayla Trump

The David Yarid Memorial Scholarship, administered by the Greenbrier County Schools Foundation, was awarded to MaKayla Trump, a 2017 graduate of Greenbrier East High School.

Makayla plans to attend Ohio Valley University in Parkersburg, West Virginia and major in business administration.

The David E. Yarid Scholarship Fund was established in 1989 to honor the memory of David Yarid, a young businessman in the prime of his life. The scholarship also honors the Yarid family who has been prominent in the local business community for many years.

The scholarship is for $500 each year for four years to a graduating senior at Greenbrier East High School who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the field of business and who plans to pursue a college education in this field. The recipient is chosen by the faculty of the business department of Greenbrier East High School.

 


 
David E. Yarid Scholarship Awarded to Caleb Ward


How To Apply

Greenbrier County students interested in applying for scholarships managed by the GCSF are encouraged to do so through their high school counseling department's scholarship application packet.