It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our founder, Archbishop Emeritus Peter L. Gerety. Archbishop Gerety founded The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children, previously known as The Fund for Educational Advancement, in 1983. Archbishop Gerety was the third Archbishop for the Archdiocese of Newark. He was 104 years… Read More
Congratulations to Newark Archbishop Emeritus Peter L. Gerety! Archbishop is the world’s oldest Catholic prelate and celebrated 50 years as a bishop on June 1, 2016. Read the National Catholic Reporter’s story and interview with the archbishop National Catholic Reporter Story – World’s oldest Catholic prelate celebrates 50 years as a bishop. Archbishop Gerety is… Read More
2016 Annual Gala Event Journal Click on the above link or image to view the 2016 Annual Gala Event Journal. Thank you to all for supporting The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children!
The seven (7) candidates chosen to attend SFIC’s 2016 Summer Advanced Space Academy Program in Huntsville have returned from this once in a lifetime experience. “This trip to Space Camp was absolutely amazing. I had the chance to meet other students from across the country and world…”, said Nicholas Cao from St. Peter’s Prep. Thanks are… Read More
Our Executive Director, Gerry O’Connor, was treated to the lovely voices of the ladies from St. Dominic Academy’s award winning “Dominoes” during a recent rehearsal. The Dominoes are a nationally renowned female chamber choir conducted by Mr. Joseph Napoli. The group has performed in many notable venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Radio City Music… Read More
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Thank you to everyone who attended!
The Board of Trustees of The Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children recently had a special Pre-Gala Reception at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit. This year’s Gala Honorees, Mr. Angelo J. Genova, Esq., Chairman of Genova Burns LLC, and Mr. Chris Canty, NFL Football Star and Super Bowl XLVI Champion were present. Mr. Genova will… Read More