Walking Mountains gets endowment of $1 million

Walking Mountains gets endowment of $1 million
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By scott miller

AVON — Walking Mountains Science Center has received a gift of $1 million from a couple who wish to remain anonymous. This gift will be used to create an endowment for professional development that the nonprofit can use toward both individual staff and organizationwide learning opportunities. The donor is a longtime board member of Walking Mountains who served as Vice chair of the organization and spent his career in executive positions in human resources with Fortune 500 companies. After participating in a variety of Walking Mountains’ educational programs over the years, the donor and his wife (a former teacher) were …

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