Lindsey Fitch Awarded Tillotson Fund Scholarship

Lindsey Fitch Awarded Tillotson Fund Scholarship

Lindsey Fitch Awarded Tillotson Fund Scholarship

June 4, 2012

LINDSEY FITCH OF LANCASTER, N.H., is the recipient of this year's Tillotson Fund Early Childhood Education Scholarship. The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation's Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund supports activities in New Hampshire's Coos County and neighboring communities in Vermont, Maine and Quebec.

The fund's vision is to "serve as a catalyst to help the North Country move from decades of managing slow decline toward sustainable development." Since 2006 fund has distributed nearly $10 million.

The Tillotson Fund directed $10,000 in scholarship funds to Lyndon State College to be awarded to students from Coos County, N.H., studying early childhood education.

Photo: Student Lindsey Fitch (left) and her parents with Program Director Kirsten Scobie of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation's Neil and Louise Tillotson Fund.