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2013 Making College Count - Honoring Jim Swartz

Meritus College Fund

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)

San Francisco, CA

2013 Making College Count - Honoring Jim Swartz

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Please join us in honoring Jim Swartzco-founder of Accel Partners, 

with the 2013 Meritus Inspiration Award at "Making College Count" -

February 6, 2013

 

We are planning a very special evening, featuring gourmet food and tastings from exceptional local vintners. This lively celebration will be held in the historic, beautifully renovated former Baker & Hamilton Hardware Company building, now the San Francisco headquarters for Adobe Systems Incorporated at 601 Townsend Street. 

This year we are thrilled to honor Jim Swartz with the 2013 Meritus Inspiration Award. Jim is the co-founder of Accel Partners, one of Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital firms. With the aid of scholarships, Jim earned an undergraduate degree from Harvard College and a Master of Science degree from Carnegie Mellon University. He went on to help launch some of the most innovative technology companies around the globe. With his professional and civic leadership, Jim personifies Meritus’ values: persistence, academic scholarship, achievement and outstanding character. 

Proceeds from this event benefit the Meritus Program, helping low-income San Francisco youth with grit and ambition complete a college degree and prepare for post-college success through a combination of scholarships, coaching, and personal mentorship.


Event Program:

6:00 p.m. - Gala Registration & Wine Tasting Reception

     Heavy hors d’oeuvres, fine wines and beer will be served throughout the evening

7:15 p.m. - Program & Awards Presentation

 

Sponsorships Are Still Available

Contact Michelle Forshner: 415.400.8645  michelle@meritusfund.org 

 
Have questions about 2013 Making College Count - Honoring Jim Swartz? Contact Meritus College Fund

When & Where


Adobe Systems Incorporated
601 Townsend St
San Francisco, CA 94107

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)


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Meritus College Fund

Meritus College Fund helps low-income San Francisco youth with grit and ambition complete a college degree and prepare for post-college success through a combination of scholarships, coaching, and personal mentorship.

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