June 24 2012 – One of our greatest treasures was taken from us. Brittney was killed by a drunk driver. The driver had a blood / alcohol content 4 times the legal limit.
June 26 2012 - A neighbor started a fund to help the family with costs.
July 15 2012 - What started off as a fund to help the victims family becomes a college scholarship fund to help the children of Copiague follow their dream and go to college like Brittney was going to do.
June 2017 - The Brittney Walsh Scholarship Fund in total has helped over 15 graduating students by awarding $20,000 worth of scholarships.
Find out what drives us to do what we do.
The local support has been overwhelming.
"It’s amazing one persons lack of responsibility and poor choices can cause a community so much pain."
"We work so hard to do our best, be our best and instill good values in our children for someone who has none, to take it all away."