Only $5,000 from its $50,000 goal, Seaside Scholarships has extended its fundraising campaign to the end of January.

To donate or for up-to-date information, visit or the group’s Facebook page.

An anonymous local donor gave $50,000, raising awareness about the drive and challenging Seaside Scholarships to match. In less than two months of fundraising, Seaside Scholarships has raised $45,000 toward the match. Donations ranging from $5 to $20,000 have been received from 89 donors.

The goal of the nonprofit organization is to make a variety of postsecondary options more affordable for Seaside High School students. Through scholarships, the group wants to invest in meritorious, needy, passionate and promising graduates.


Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.