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Investment firm employees donate to scholarship fund

Original post made on Jul 13, 2011

Employees at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney's Berkeley branch have contributed $822 to the Tri-Valley Community Foundation's Tom Peters Memorial Scholarship Fund, which benefits high school students who have suffered through the death of one or both parents and are planning on attending college.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 5:45 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Gil Schwartz, a resident of another community
on Jul 13, 2011 at 9:01 am

I wonder if this is the same Jeb Bing who worked for Westinghouse in the 1980s?

Posted by PR Stunt, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 13, 2011 at 12:02 pm

Wow - the bank gets billions in dollars of bail-out money and turns around and pays big bonuses to its employees while the rest of the country suffers from some of the banks' mistakes.

And you highlight a whopping $822 they donated locally?

Why are you being such a PR stooge?

I have personally donated more that 3x that to Foothill High School. Do you want to do a story on me too?

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