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									 GOLDEN HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI                  financial assistance to certain students     opportunity for you to give something
FOUNDATION, INC. NEWSLETTER                 who otherwise are unable to fund such        back to the Golden community.
                                            costs. Last year we provided; 1) $2,200
            WHO WE ARE                      in support of the Demon Disc Golf            We invite you to attend our meetings on
                                            Club, 2) $1,200 in support of the GHS        the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00
Founded in 1997, we are a non-profit        Forensic team, 3) $1,500 for voice           PM in the GHS library. We hope to see
organization whose board of directors is    lessons for an aspiring GHS student 4)       you there.
made up entirely of Golden High School      $2,900 for the purchase of a new raft for
alumni. The Foundation was                  the GHS Experiential Education                     HOW YOU CAN REACH US
established to support and enhance          Program, 5) $600 in instrumental music
student programs and activities at          instruction, 6) $3,000 in travel costs for   http://www.ghsalumni.us
Golden High School.                         the boy’s basketball team, 7) $3,600 in
                                            support of boy’s and girl’s lacrosse, 8)       OUR 2004 SCHOLARSHIP
    HOW WE ARE SUPPORTED                                                                  AWARD WINNERS AND THEIR
                                            $900 in software purchases for the GHS
                                            newspaper, 9) $1,100 for the purchase of         CHOSEN SCHOOLS
The Foundation is supported with
annual membership dues and in the past      library database enhancements, 10) $800
few years has been fortunate to receive     for the purchase of video equipment for
substantial contributions from alumni       a special needs student, 11) $540 for the
families and a former GHS teacher.          purchase of calculators for the math
                                            department, 12) $450 in support of the
       WHAT WE HAVE DONE                    girl’s basketball program, and 13)
                                            approximately $150 in costs of support
This past year we awarded seven $1,000      of Latino programs, cap & gown rentals
scholarships to Colorado universities for   and other costs for needy students.
some of the outstanding seniors of the
2004 graduating class. We hope to                  WHAT HAPPENS NEXT
continue providing a minimum of five                                                     Pictured clockwise left to right
scholarships annually.                      With your support in the form of a tax-
                                            deductible contribution, we can              Michael Gulsvig -Colorado School of Mines
                                            continue to provide assistance to current    Stephanie Sadler - Colorado State University
Overall we have awarded a total of
                                            Golden High School students. We can          Catherine Braun - University of Northern Colorado
$21,500 in scholarships since our first                                                  Melissa McEncroe - Colorado State University
grant of a $500 scholarship in 1999. We     also continue to award college
                                                                                         Christian Binkley - University of Colorado
intend to continue this trend of            scholarships to those students who meet      Laura Olin - Colorado State University
increasing our scholarship awards for       our criteria of exceptional community        Tyler Baruch - University of Colorado
the outstanding graduating seniors of       involvement.
Golden High School.
                                            You can participate as well.
Another function of the Foundation,         Volunteering to serve on the board
perhaps not as well known, is to provide    keeps you in touch with an important
individual support in the form of           part of your past and provides the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Fellow alums:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     For yet another year I have had the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     privilege of working with dedicated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     individuals, all alumni of Golden High
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     School, in supporting student programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and activities of my alma mater. It has




                                                                                                                                                         GOLDEN HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI FOUNDATION, INC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     been a year of great activity and support




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for the various programs at the school.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     As noted earlier in this newsletter, we
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     made substantial contributions in




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     2003/2004 that benefited various GHS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     student organizations. We also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sponsored and assisted Harris




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                                                                                                                                                         APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Publishing with the successful
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     completion and publication of the most
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     recent alumni directory. Thanks to all of
                                                                                  Golden High School – Est. 1873 Colorado’s “Oldest Continuing School”




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     you who purchased one of these




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     directories. I hope you find them useful.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     We can’t continue supporting these
                                             DON’T MISS THE ANNUAL MEETING!
                                             OCTOBER 12 – 7:00 PM - GHS LIBRARY




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     programs without your help. Please
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     make a tax-deductible contribution
Golden High School Alumni Foundation, Inc.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     today for needy GHS students. You’ll
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     be glad you did.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         PO BOX 472
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Will Willis (1987)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     President
Golden, Colorado 80402-0472
PO Box 472

								
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