About the Foundation

The Frank Salvador Innocenti Scholarship Foundation (FSISF) provides financial assistance to students who are involved in sports and graduating  schools* in the Philadelphia region (see list below). 

As of early 2019, the Scholarship Foundation has awarded a total of $42,500 in scholarships benefiting student entering 13 high school and 18  colleges. 

*FSISF will also provide financial assistance to other students as the Board sees fit and if the Scholarship Foundation is financially able to do so.

Scholarship Recipients

Elementary School Recipients

Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish • 819 Cathedral Road, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Holy Family School • 221 3rd Ave, Phoenixville, PA 19460

St Andrew's School • 51 Wrights Rd, Newtown, PA 18940

The scholarships have aided these students in entering the following high schools: 

Archbishop Carroll, Bishop Shanahan, Hallahan, Holy Ghost Prep, JW Hallahan, LaSalle College High School, Mount St Joseph Academy, Nazareth Academy, Notre Dame High School, Pope John Paul II, Roman Catholic, St Joe's Prep, Villa Maria Academy, Villa Joseph Marie High School

High School Recipients

Roman High School • 301 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

Archbishop Wood High Schoolk • 655 York Road, Warminster, PA 18974

Neshaminy High School • 2001 Old Lincoln Hwy, Langhorne, PA 19047  

The scholarships have aided these students in entering the following colleges: 

Amherst College, Drexel University, Gannon University, George Mason University, Indiana University of PA, Juniata College, Millersville University, Penn State, Salve Regina University, Temple University, University of Delaware, University of Pittsburgh, University of Scranton, University of the Sciences,Villanova University, West Chester University, Williamson College of the Trades


In Remembrance of

About Frank S. Innocenti

Frank Innocenti was taken suddenly on February 14th 2011, at the young age of 48, and will be deeply missed by the many lives he touched.  He spent much of his free time working with the community, CYO groups and coaching CYO football.  Frank gave his heart and soul to these local organizations. 

With his selfless acts of community service and love of sports, the non-profit Frank S. Innocenti Scholarship Foundation (“FSISF”) was created. FSISF is a tax-deductible, 501c3 organization (non-profit) and all scholarships benefit Philadelphia and surrounding areas 8th Grade Students and High School Seniors, with scholarships as they enter high school and college, based on community service coupled with athletic involvement.  

Frank was 48 years old of Roxborough. He was a buyer for Pep Boys with over 25 years of service, a member of Knights of Columbus, Cor Mariae Council No. 4100 and Archbishop Ryan Assembly. Son of the late Antonia (nee Parisi) and Nicholas Innocenti. Beloved brother of Philomena (Charles) McAndrew, Maria Innocenti, SFO, Andy (Janis) and Erik (Melinda) Innocenti. Cherished uncle of Chrissy (Chris), Matteo, John (Greg),  Nick (Sarah), Kate (Ryan), Rachel, Mike and Matt. Great uncle of Mikaela and Logan. Also survived by aunts, uncles and cousins.  Our mother Antonia was taken 2 days later; immediately upon hearing of Frank’s passing.