The Friends of Human Relations of Santa Clara County is a nonprofit organization founded in 1985 by Jim McEntee.  (The Jim McEntee Legacy Committee is now completely incorporated into The Friends of Human Relations.)  The mission of  Friends today is to continue Jim’s vision and spirit in the community.  The Friends board currently oversees the Jim McEntee Legacy Art Project, raises funds for the McEntee Legacy College Scholarship Awards, and serves as the fiscal agent for the County’s Office of Human Relations and the Institute for Nonviolence.

Jim McEntee's favorite quotation

2015 Scholarship Fundraiser

The fourth annual Jim McEntee Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser, held Friday, April 17, was a great success. Click here for 2015 event photos, and click here for the 2015 event program.

2015 Scholarship Recipients

Thanks to our generous donors, in 2015 we were able to award $23,500 to thirteen community college students who have transferred to a four year university to complete their undergraduate studies. Click here for additional information about our 2015 scholarship recipients and our generous donors.

2015 Scholarship Recipients


Make a Donation

The Friends of Human Relations/Jim McEntee Legacy Committee projects rely on generous support from the community. Please make a donation by clicking on the link below for a donation form that can be completed and mailed in with a check. Thank you for your support!

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