Recognition and accolades from our community

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Gift of Education

Mario Pedrozzi, a Swiss immigrant who from humble beginnings achieved financial success, gave the Livermore community a wonderful gift. Upon his death, he left almost all of his assets to the community to establish the Mario Pedrozzi Scholarship Foundation. The Foundation website notes that he envisioned that his wealth could provide a means for students [...]

Pedrozzi Foundation & LVJUSD Partnership

Philomena Rambo, Director of Community Engagement, shares why the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District recognized its strong partnership with the Pedrozzi Foundation at an Oct. 2017 School Board meeting. "We are very grateful this evening to be recognizing the Pedrozzi Foundation.  They are steadfast partner and have offered our students tremendous opportunities that are [...]

Robert Carling, Livermore City Council

During a recent City Council meeting, Councilmember Robert Carling recognized the Pedrozzi Foundation for its $408,500 in scholarships awarded to students in 2017. On attending the Foundation's Recognition Event, Councilmember Carling said, "It's another way to make yourself proud you are a member of this community. It's an amazing group of people who raised the money. [...]

Commendation, Alameda County Board of Supervisors

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors presented a county commendation "to recognize the Pedrozzi Scholarship Foundation for its significant contributions to the citizens of Livermore and Alameda County." The commendation also acknowledges: "Whereas, the Pedrozzi Scholarship Foundation encourages and assists Livermore students in their pursuit of higher education and advanced training by providing scholarships, information, [...]