William L. and Linda M. Hartford Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is offered to a graduating senior from Hamilton High School, was established by Star Bank (now U.S. Bank) in honor of Bill’s retirement as Vice President in the Commercial Loan Department. Linda has served on many boards in our community and in leadership roles in P.E.O. in Hamilton, the State of Ohio and Internationally. She was honored to an Outstanding Woman of Achievement in 1999 by the Y.W.C.A. Bill served on Hamilton City Council from 1971 through 1974. He also has served in leadership positios on many local boards, including the Salvation Army, United Way, Hamilton Rotary Club, Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and the Hamilton Community Foundation. Bill was a former Trustee and past President (1980-1981) of the Foundation. He and his wife, Linda, have three sons, Christopher, Peter and Scott.