VICKI LEIGH SOTO November 4, 1985 – December 14, 2012
Vicki lost her life tragically in the Sandy Hook shooting in Newtown, CT on December 14, 2012 protecting her first grade students. Many of those students are alive today because of her heroic efforts.The mission of The Vicki Soto Memorial Fund, Inc. is to promote a love of education by honoring Vicki’s passion for life and commitment to teaching. In carrying on with Vicki’s legacy, all donations and money raised goes to the fund and is used to support many important and vital educational initiatives. In addition, it is used to fulfill the literacy needs of not only the Stratford, CT community and beyond and includes scholarships nationally and locally to seniors going into the field of education.