Rose Jacobs Gibson
Hagar Services Coalition, Inc.
P.O. Box 51178
Palo Alto, California 94303
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2016
Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund
EAST PALO ALTO, CA – The Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund was established by the Board of Directors of Hagar
Services Coalition, Inc. to honor and memorialize the extraordinary life and work of Patricia M. Jones. (August 19, 2016 Resolution).
Purpose of the Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund
Patricia M. Jones was a retired Public Administrator with over 40 years of leadership and management experience in both the public and private sectors. Her career included service as Assistant Director of Association of Bay Area Governments, Public Relations Manager for A.T.T. in the East Bay, Editor and Manager of Western City Magazine of the League of California Cities and as the League’s first Washington Lobbyist. Her community leadership included service as a former Board member of the East Bay Community Foundation, past President of Richmond Community Foundation, and andromeda Board member of the Institute for Local Government.
As a Hagar Services Coalition, Inc. Board member, Patricia will always be remembered as a founding member of the Institute for Leadership Engagement and Development (iLEAD) Program that seeks to educate and train new leaders to provide fresh perspectives and bold new strategies that address challenges that humanity faces in today’s world.
The Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund will offer assistance to outstanding individuals interested in pursuing leadership and community service in the public sector. The Scholarship Fund will recognize individuals, like Patricia M. Jones, who strive to be champions of public service.
If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation, please visit our donations page at: https://hagarservicescoalition.org/donate-now/.
You can mail a check to: Hagar Services Coalition, Inc. P.O. Box 51178, East Palo Alto, California 94303. Please include a note directing your donation to the Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund.
For more information about the Patricia M. Jones iLEAD Scholarship Fund, contact Rose Jacobs Gibson, CEO/President, Hagar Services Coalition, Inc. at (650) 644-4228 or Rose@hagarservicescoalition.org.