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Razvi Family Fund

Established 2005

Syed Masood H. Razvi
Syed Masood H. Razvi
Syed & Asmat Razvi
Syed & Asmat Razvi

The family of Syed Masood H. Razvi (1941-2005) created a scholarship fund within the Community Foundation at the time of his passing.

Mr. Razvi lived in Aurora for thirty-five years. He came to America in 1960 to attend Oklahoma State University where he obtained his engineering degree.

He then received a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at Northern Illinois University (NIU).

He later worked in the engineering department at NIU.

Mr. Razvi was survived by his wife, Asmat Razvi, and four children.

As a first-generation college student from a low-income family, I was worried about how I was going to pay for books and supplies. This scholarship will allow me to focus more on my studies instead of worrying about how to afford college. I am working to not only create opportunities for myself but to motivate future generations. Thank you so much for helping me along this journey!

Moises J.

Claude & Alice Allen Memorial Scholarship Recipient

A community foundation is a donor-driven organization that helps donors custom-design funds that reflect their charitable interests. Through the years, grants from these funds have made a significant impact on our local communities.

Sharon Stredde

President Emeritus

We chose the Community Foundation because of its reputation. It’s well known, established and we can trust them to do the job for us.

Dick Schindel

Richard and Susan Schindel Scholarship Funds

…you can always start small, even $25 can make a difference. Remember we can’t take our money with us. Even if it’s just your gift of time. Volunteer and get involved.

Cris Anderson

Cristina & Thomas S. Anderson Endowment Fund | Tom & Cris Anderson Colonial Advisory Fund

Thank you very much for supporting my college education for these four years. I will never be able to repay you for the opportunity that this scholarship has given to me.

Julia H.

[Renewing Scholarship Recipient] Graduate of Hinkley-Big Rock High School

There’s no question in my mind that the scholarship I received opened up possibilities.

Marianne Renner

Past Scholarship Recipient & Current Leadership Coach

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