Tom Karolyi Music Scholarship Fund

$8,688 of $8,000 goal

Raised by 91 people in 6 months
Thomas L Karolyi, master music teacher, exceptional musician, and unforgettable human being, passed away peacefully on September 8, 2018.  Tom  was the "father" of the Huntington Schools Orchestra program beginning in 1965 and established numerous concerts and music groups at Huntington High School that still continue to this day.  A respected mentor to every music teacher and professional colleague who had the honor of working alongside him, Tom will be remembered for his musical talent, good nature, and his inspirational advice and guidance that brought out the best in everyone. 

To honor his legacy, Tom's family has established the Tom Karolyi Music Scholarship Fund.  A $1000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a deserving Huntington High School Senior who demonstrates excellence in string performance, academic achievement, and leadership qualities.  

Please help us keep Tom's memory alive!  Any and all donations are welcome!

Family of Thomas L Karolyi
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Thanks to everyone's generosity and some additional outside donations we have raised $4900 towards the Tom Karolyi Music Scholarship Fund! The fund will remain open so please forward this to anyone who might wish to contribute, so that we can continue to provide music scholarships to deserving students for many more years!
Please also click the link below to view a Newsday article published on 10/10:
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We are overjoyed and overwhelmed at everyone's generosity in helping us surpass our initial goal of $1000 in less than 24 hours!

In the hopes of keeping Tom's memory alive, we would to keep the fundraising open in order to provide scholarships to deserving students for many years to come!

Thank you from the Family of Tom Karolyi
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