National Grid Foundation created the Basil A. Paterson Memorial Scholarship so today’s law school students at St. John’s may rise above and create their own future.

Photo courtesy of YearUp 

 ... Find out where - by reading Destiny

Rock Star

​​Find out more about Samantha Ojo and her fellow recipients in the Destiny Newsletter Q3 2019 

​Photo caption: Left to Right: Jamaal Eggleston, HOPE Work Readiness Instructor; Marcy Reed, Foundation Board Member; James, HOPE graduate; Ed White, Foundation Executive Director; and Irene Branche HOPE Chief Development and Evaluation Officer.

National Grid Vice President, Aware to Repair Process,
Tatiana Roc, met with students at YearUp to inspire them ...

Look into the latest edition of Destiny to learn what the students shared about their experience.

St. John’s University School of Law student Samantha Ojo is a recipient of the

Photo courtesy St. John's University Law School

James' Story

Compass School Director, Brandee Lapisky 

​​​​"Every child is
challenged to become problem solvers,
critical thinkers,
​and life - long learners."

Visits Yearup 


SHARK sighting ...

HOPE Program Gives Hope

National Grid