The Josh Platzer Memorial Fund was set up in September 2000.
Josh was a student at Point Grey until grade 10. When Josh died, his parents determined that his name not be forgotten. by past, present or future Point Grey students. Every year at graduation, two deserving students receive a scholarship given in Josh’s name.
It is hoped that students will reflect on Josh’s life during this important milestone and in remembering Josh’s story, the importance of Sucide Prevention through Awareness will be acknowledged.
The Josh Platzer Memorial Award (1)
is in memory of Josh Platzer, a former Point Grey Student. It is presented by Jude Platzer, his mother, and director of the Josh Platzer Society for Teen Suicide Prevention. The recipient will have demonstrated personal courage in the face of adversity and life challenges.
Josh Platzer Memorial Award (2)
This award is donated by the Josh Platzer Memorial Fund in memory of Josh Platzer, a former Point Grey Student. The award is given to a student who has been noted for gentleness of spirit and caring and compassion for others in the school community. It is presented by Jude Platzer, mother of Josh, and director of the Josh Platzer Society for Teen Suicide…
The Josh Memorial Fund is a Registered Non Profit Society:
Registered Charity #894434703-RC0001