The Beaver Medical Clinic Foundation awards over $50,000 in scholarships every year to students
pursuing careers in the
medical field. More than $1,000,000 in Foundation scholarships have been awarded since 1970.
Students from the following schools and colleges can apply for the scholarships through their school counseling offices.
- Redlands High School
- Redlands East Valley High School
- Citrus Valley High School
- Orangewood High School
- Colton High School
- San Gorgonio High School
- Yucaipa High School
- Yucaipa Adult School
- Green Valley High School
- Oak View High School
- Banning High School
- Beaumont High School
- Beaumont Adult School
- Cal State San Bernardino
- San Bernardino Valley College
- Crafton Hills College
- Loma Linda University
- University of Redlands
- University of California - Riverside
Medical Alcove at Smiley Public Library
In 1990, The Beaver Medical
Clinic Foundation Alcove at A.K. Smiley Public Library,
dedicated in memory of Dr. Meredith G. Beaver, was established to
provide medical books and literature for public reading and education.
the Beaver Medical Clinic
Community minded physicians of
the Beaver Medical Clinic and outstanding community leaders, established the
Foundation in 1961, to support medical related philanthropic projects that
would benefit people and organizations in the area. Since the Foundation's inception, the group changed its name to Beaver Medical Group but the Foundation retained its name as the Beaver Medical Clinic Foundation.
Since 1970, the Foundation has
funded scholarships to local area students pursuing careers in the medical
In 1999, A. Leslie Richardson,
the original Administrator of the Beaver Medical Clinic, challenged the Board
of Directors to start an Endowment Fund by personally contributing $100,000 on
the condition that the physicians would match that
amount, which they did. To date,
our Endowment Fund is over $1,000,000.
Investment income from the
Endowment Fund is used to support
scholarships and further the purposes of the Foundation. In addition, Beaver Medical Group physicians make an annual donation to the Foundation.
To accept gifts and endowments dedicated to the advancement
of medical knowledge, in the communities served by Beaver Medical Group, and to
hold, administer and disburse such gifts and endowments subject to their terms.
For more information or to make a tax deductible
donation to the Foundation, please contact:
Betty Davis, Secretary
P. O. Box 8332
Redlands CA 92375