Philip Scholz died Monday, January 20th, 2014 when he pulled another man off the train tracks at the Santa Clara Caltrain Station. Emily Scholz formed Phil's Foundation to organize those who remember him so that all the giving Phil did during his life could continue after his death. Your donations to Phil's Foundation will be used to provide scholarship opportunities to needs based youth and promote outdoor physical activities involving Phil's favorite pastime, baseball.
If you or someone you know would like assistance planning a fundraiser in Phil's honor please contact us at
The Philip Scholz Memorial Foundation,
2930 Bowers Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95051.

Memorial service:

Date: Monday, February 10, 2014
Time: 10:00am until 1:00pm
Location: Veterans Memorial Building - 301 Main Street, Pleasanton, California

A memorial service in honor of Philip Scholz will be held at the Veterans Memorial Building in downtown Pleasanton, California followed by a celebration of life with friends and family at Handles Gastropub. Phil's and Emily's families appreciate everyone's thoughts and condolences in this difficult time and look forward to sharing in our collective memories of Phil's incredible life.

Donations to the foundation:
- Online:

- Or can be mailed to:
The Philip Scholz Memorial Foundation
2930 Bowers Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051

Donations will be used at the discretion of the Philip Scholz Memorial Foundation for purposes consistent with its mission statement of furthering causes and activities important to Phil.
Links to media concerning Phil's death:
- NBC Bay Area | - Mercury News
- KTVU News
Links to on-line groups.