Memorial and Honorary Gifts

The Ray Perman Memorial Fund

The Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir lost a dear friend, Ray Perman, on February 4, 2017. Ray was an important part of the choir for many years and received the 2014 Founders Award. He was inspired by music: playing and supporting it. He stayed involved with the choir till the end, even bringing a van of percussion instruments to camp the summer before his passing.  More Here


 
The Jeffery Beck Memorial Fund
 
Contributions can be made to the The Jeffrey Beck Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir in honor of Mr. Beck, who passed away October 27, 2013.
 
Jeff, an avid and longtime choral singer himself, was the father of Alison Beck, alumna of the Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir, grandfather of Ecco member, Andrés Beck-Ruiz, Concert Choir member Alex Beck-Ruiz and Girls Training 2 Choir member Eva Beck-Ruiz. The fund, established and supported by Matthew Beck, Ana Ruiz-Vilar, Barbara Beck and Alison Beck, will provide financial support to young musicians in the Piedmont East Bay Children's Choir. More Here
 

The Judi Fabrizio Scholarship Fund

Judi Fabrizio retired from working in the PEBCC office  in 2016.  After almost 17 years with the Piedmont Choirs, Judi was the “face” of the choir, the “voice” for Member Services, not to mention the uniform coordinator par excellence, Judi cannot be replaced and is greatly missed.  She has touched everyone with whom she has worked, and offered fairness and wisdom to all of our choir families over these many years.  More Here


The Nick Hartono Memorial Fund

Nick Hartono was a beloved member of the Piedmont East Bay Children’s Choir from 1986 until his untimely passing in 1993 at the age of 13. He traveled with the Choir to England and Wales, and participated in the very first Golden Gate Festival in 1991. Nick, known for his enthusiasm, kindness, and passion for international culture and connection, was a vibrant, energetic young man who loved to sing.  More Here