Meredith Trim Meredith Trim, lawyer and philanthropist, is president and sole director of Ventus Charitable Foundation. Trim is on the board of the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County. In 2015 she created and Ventus Charitable provided the initial funding for Red Apple Supplies, a free resource store for educators teaching in high-needs public schools. Currently, Red Apple Supplies serves teachers from 53 public schools benefitting over 35,000 school children. She practiced law in Virginia, Washington DC, Connecticut, and Ohio before moving to Florida in 2002. Trim was a lead donor to the creation of the Center in 2005 and a major donor to the current expansion.