COLLINGSWOOD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brian J. McIntyre, President of WorkStrategy, Inc., and his family, awarded four scholarships totaling $20,000 at the annual Collingswood High School Academic Awards Banquet on May 31, 2018. A former student and resident of Collingswood, New Jersey, Brian started the scholarship program in 2000 and has contributed approximately $420,000 in funds to date. The scholarship program is named in honor of his parents, George and Joan McIntyre, both of whom were actively involved with local charities and educational programs.
The 2018 scholarship recipients are Molly Davidson, Emilee Dinella, Jack Howley, and John Rossi.
“We are tremendously thankful for Brian and the McIntyre family. The George F. and Joan D. McIntyre Foundation Scholarships that they award annually have a profound impact. Since 2000, the McIntyre family has helped 84 graduating seniors to achieve their academic and professional goals by awarding these students over $420,000 in scholarships. Words cannot express our gratitude for this remarkable and unparalleled level of support,” stated Matthew Genna, Collingswood High School’s Principal.
“Once again, Collingswood High School has produced an impressive group of graduates. These students have worked hard on their academic achievements – with many balancing community service and challenging extracurricular activities as well. We are honored to participate in the program each year and happy to provide support as they take their next step toward an eventual career,” said Mr. McIntyre.
Mr. Genna added, “We are extremely proud of our students’ accomplishments and honored that the McIntyre Foundation rewards the achievements of some of our best and brightest. The scholarships play an integral role in the continued growth of these students, as they pursue higher education in preparation for successful careers. The awarding of the McIntyre Scholarships is always one of the memorable highlights of our annual Academic Awards ceremony. It is truly a great pleasure to witness the feeling of pride and accomplishment displayed by our award winners and their families.”
About Brian J. McIntyre
Mr. McIntyre, of Ellicott City, Maryland has started a number of non-profit organizations and successful businesses including WorkStrategy Inc., an HR technology firm located in Columbia, MD, Project VisionShare, a non-profit organization created to help Maryland-based entrepreneurs, and the Entrepreneurial Center at Howard Community College in Columbia, MD.
About George F. and Joan D. McIntyre Scholarship Foundation