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Saturday, January 26, 2019 - Trivia Night

St. Michael Parish Center
90 Concord Rd., Bedford, MA  01730
Doors open at 6 PM, Trivia commences at 6:45 PM


To all our 2018 Donors, Presenters, Students, Volunteers, BHS Jazz Band, 

Bedford Snapshots and the DoubleTree Bedford Glen Hotel

for making the CSF Bedford 2018 Scholarship Awards Reception a special event!





Fourth Annual CSF of Bedford Trivia Night
Spirited fun and friendship dominated the 4th Annual CSF of Bedford Trivia Night on Saturday, March 24 at the Saint Michael Parish Hall, 90 Concord Rd, Bedford, MA. This fun evening of friendly team competition helps to fund scholarships awarded to graduating high school seniors at the May 30, 2018 Awards ceremony at the Bedford Glen Hotel.
Among the competing participants were neighborhoods of family and friends, Selectmen, School Committee members, Town officials, business sponsors, and CSF Board members. Door Prizes from local businesses were awarded and terrific Raffle Baskets added additional excitement.
"CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars acknowledges the following Bedford businesses for providing door prize gift certificates and strongly encourages your patronages," noted Ron Stewart who listed the sponsors: American Eagle, Art of Flowers by Bonnie, Bedford Car Wash, Bedford Farms, Bedford Florist, Chateau Restaurant, Dunkin' Donuts, Ginger Japanese Restaurant, Holi Indian Restaurant, Ken's NY Deli, Peppers Grill, Red Heat Restaurant, Renzo Salon, Wegmans Supermarket..
Now in its 53rd year, CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars has awarded over $2.3 million to more than 3000 students. Follow us on on Twitter at @Bedford_CSF.

1st Place Winners

From lower left ,up and around: Kiera Delmore, Ann Calvit, Jason Delmore Bob D'Ambra, Stephane Gagne, Peter Moss, Laurent Chesnel, Irene Walborsky, Dagmar Meissner, Shana Wolckenhaar, Veronique Meyer


2nd Place Winners

Amy Gauger, Mary Criscione, Ron Taylor, Janice Weichman, Cindy Taylor, Kathy Register, Steven LeBlanc (front), Peter Weichman, Bryan LeBlanc

CSF Bedford Dollars for Scholars Phone-a-thon a Ringing Success


The MITRE Corporation was the site of our 2018 annual phone-a-thon where BHS student callers contacted Bedford and Hanscom community residents who pledged contributions for CSF of Bedford 2018 Scholarships. Households not reached by our callers, will receive donation letters in the mail. 

Please mail your "Dollars for Scholars" donations to CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars, PO Box 585, Bedford, MA 01730.


Thank you to all who visited our Booth on Bedford Day and purchased Raffle tickets to win an iRobot Roomba 980 to support the Class of 2018 Scholarships.

We also thank Michael Chen, BHS Class of 2018 President, who selected the winning ticket and congratulate the winner of the Roomba Raffle, Susan Stewart.

CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars Awards $120,000 at 52nd Scholarship Awards Ceremony

In its 52nd year, CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars awarded more than $120,000 in grants to Bedford graduates at a reception ceremony at the DoubleTree of Bedford Glen Hotel.

The awards are supported by the greater Bedford Community through named and endowed scholarships and through generous donations made during CSF's annual Phone-a-thon.

CSF is most grateful to the DoubleTree Bedford Glen Hotel for hosting the awards ceremony and to Jeff Hoyland for his photos capturing the festivities.

CSF is pleased to celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2017 and is proud to endorse each of you in your future endeavors. 


2017 Awards Night Jazz Band    2017 Awards Group Photo    ​

2017 Awards Recipient 1  ​ 2017 Recipient 3  ​        ​      

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The 2017 Dollars For Scholars Phone-a-thon was a great success!

The 2017 annual Phone-a-Thon of CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars contacted Bedford and Hanscom community residents who pledged over $34,000 according to chairpersons Alma and Silvester Pomponi. The MITRE Corporation was the site of the telephone fund drive efforts of 95 BHSl student callers recruited by Social Studies Department teachers and coordinated by Christine Butler.

The money raised in the annual "Dollars For Scholars" Phone-a-thon is the principal source of funds for college scholarships awarded to graduating seniors by CSF Bedford Dollars for Scholars.  This year's scholarships will be presented at a reception to be held at the Double Tree Hotel Bedford Glen Hotel on May 24th.  "Dollars for Scholars" donations can be mailed to CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars, PO Box 585, Bedford, MA 01730-0585.

Any graduating senior from Bedford High School, or any Bedford resident who is graduating from any other secondary school, or completes home schooling, is eligible for scholarship aid.  Aid is available for students going to four-year colleges, two-year colleges, or to schools for technical, vocational or specialized training.  Applications are available online, with a deadline of 21 March.  For more information, please visit the student/parent page of our website.

A sincere thank you to all the student & adult volunteers, donors and MITRE!

Visit the Bedford Citizen to see more pictures of some of our volunteers.

2017 Phone-a-thon


To all our Donors, Presenters, Students, Volunteers,

the Bedford Citizen and the DoubleTree Bedford Glen Hotel

for making this a very special 51st Annual Scholarship Awards Reception!

Sandra Bartlett presenting the Farwell Founders Award at the 2016 CSF of Bedford Awards Ceremony


CSF of Bedford Dollars for Scholars

2015 Irving A. Fradkin National Affiliate of the Year




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