Donation in Memory of John Raffensperger
John Raffensperger, a retired City High School teacher and track coach, passed away on April 22. He was an inspiration at City High for over 35 years.
In lieu of flowers, the family has suggested memorial donations may be directed to the Raffensperger Scholarship fund that is held at the ICCSD Foundation.
Online donations can be made below. Donations may also be sent by check, payable to the ICCSD Foundation and noting Raffensperger Scholarship in the memo line, to the Foundation office at:
1725 N Dodge St
Iowa City, IA 52245
The John Raffensperger Scholarship is an endowed scholarship established in 2000 by a City High graduate who was coached by John Raffensperger. A scholarship of $2,500 is awarded annually to a graduating senior for their participation on the City High Boys Track team, taking into account their good academic standing, community service and overall citizenship.