Girard College 175th
Girard College Celebrates 175 Years!
The 2023 Reach for the Stars 175th Anniversary Celebration Gala will celebrate our amazing scholars, commemorate our rich 175-year history, and mark the official unveiling of the newly revitalized Founder’s Hall. Sponsorship opportunities are still available.
We look forward to having you join us! Please register by December 1, 2023.
Thursday, December 14, 2023
- 6:00 p.m. Cocktails
- 7:00 p.m. Dinner and Program
- Cocktail attire
Founder’s Hall at Girard College
2101 S. College Avenue
GIRARD COLLEGE MISSION
Girard College is a full-scholarship boarding school whose mission fosters intellectual curiosity, social development and emotional growth in academically focused students from underserved communities. We ensure every student the opportunity and the means to achieve excellence and preparation for advanced education through purposeful academic and residential programs. Girard College believes that a diverse and inclusive community is a learning environment that prepares our students for the world they will face upon completion of our program. We desire a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of trust, understanding, appreciation, and mutual respect for each individual.
All proceeds will support the academic and residential life needs of Girard College Scholars.
SIGN UP NOW FOR GALA TICKETS – REGISTER BY DECEMBER 1ST
PURCHASING BY CHECK
If you would prefer to purchase your gala tickets via check, please make it out to The Fund for Girard College, note the number of tickets in the memo line, and mail to:
The Fund for Girard College
2101 S. College Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19121
JOIN US AS WE SALUTE OUR CORINTHIAN AWARD RECIPIENTS
Corinthian Impact Award: Independence Blue Cross Foundation and Lorina Marshall-Blake, Foundation President
Corinthian Legacy Award: Henry G. Grabowski, Ph.D., Class of 1958
MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Ukee Washington, CBS 3 News
THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS
Are you interested in increasing your impact on the lives of our Girard College Scholars? Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the Reach for the Stars 175th Anniversary Celebration Gala. Sponsorships directly support the academic and residential life needs of our scholars. Your support ensures that scholars from underserved communities have access to a nurturing educational environment where they can grow intellectually, physically, and emotionally. Sponsorships impact these life-changing experiences for students.