John F. Puffer, Sr. was an entrepreneur, logger, and business owner who lived in Shutesbury, Massachusetts.
In addition to being a husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to many, John was known for his eagerness to help those in his community. John was able to help countless members of his community and positively influenced others with his impressive work ethic and infectious smile.
This scholarship seeks to honor the life of John F. Puffer, Sr. by supporting students in Massachusetts who exemplify S.M.I.L.E. (shine, motivate, inspire, lead, excel) in their daily lives.
Any high school senior in MA who is passionate about giving back to their community, has a 2.8 GPA or higher, and exemplifies S.M.I.L.E. may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, tell us how you’ve excelled in your education and how your actions have affected your ability to leave a legacy on your community and family.