Memorial Funds at Ashland Schools Foundation
While death is a part of life, it’s always difficult to lose those we love. One way to help is through honoring and remembering our loved ones through memorial funds.
The Ashland Schools Foundation is privileged to have memorial funds honoring the following individuals who have passed away. Please contact us if you would like to establish a memorial fund in remembrance someone important in your life.
GENERAL MEMORIAL FUNDS:
In addition to receiving individual tribute gifts, ASF has hosted memorial funds in the past for:
- Lois Bestor
- Norm Christlieb
- Marjorie Danner
- Parker Hess
- Lois Jenkins
- Vance Littleton
- Bob Peterson
- Ken Salter
ENDOWED MEMORIAL FUNDS:
The Ethan Townsend Memorial Endowment Fund - Ethan Townsend, a 2003 Ashland High School graduate who was killed in September of 2009 in a hiking accident in China, was regarded by friends as compassionate and brilliant.The Ethan Townsend Memorial Endowment Fund at the Ashland Schools Foundation has been established to support the Student Tutoring Center at Ashland High School as tutoring other students was a passion of Ethan’s.
Go to the Ethan Townsend Memorial Endowment Fund page to learn more about Ethan. Donations may be mailed to ASF, or simply click on the “Donate” button, and note Ethan's name in the “Tribute” section of our donation form. Ethan's parents, Hal & Mary Townsend, will be notified of memorial donations.
The Kipp Crawford Memorial Endowment Fund - Kipp Crawford, a 1996 graduate of Ashland High School, was killed at the age of 31 as a result of a tragic accident in Portland, Oregon. Kipp was a skilled drummer who followed that passion into a professional life of music and studio recording. The Kipp Crawford Memorial Endowment Fund is used to create enriching opportunities for jazz musicians in the Ashland Schools.
Go to the Kipp Crawford Memorial Endowment Fund page to learn more about Kipp. Donations may be mailed to ASF, or simply click on the “Donate” button, and note Kipp's name in the “Tribute” section of our donation form. Kipp's parents, Vern & Jean Crawford, will be notified of memorial donations.