Elise A. Brett Fund


Elise Brett, a retired teacher, had a plan. She loved classical music and enjoyed socializing regularly at the Center for Active Seniors. Because of her strong desire to leave a legacy, she turned to her IMG advisors and the Community Foundation to establish a Charitable Remainder Trust, ensuring that her favorite charities would receive permanent support after she was gone.

Ms. Brett honors students with scholarship as well, through the Elise A. Brett Scholarship, which awarded its first scholarship in 2015. 

"It would have been a lot harder to go to school without the scholarship. It meant a lot less pressure."

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Charitable organizations in the Quad Cities that promote youth activities can apply for the Roy E. Murray Foundation Grant for Youth.
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