San Mateo Alumnus Donates $250,000


Video Tribute to SMHS Alum Merv Griffin

 

San Mateo Alumnus Donates $250,000


Merv Griffin, an alumnus of the class of 1942 and the creator of "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy," returned to San Mateo High School is February, 2006, to dedicate the Merv Griffin Quad. It was named in recognition of his $250,000 gift to the school. Link to video.