Jeannette Keimling Bailey Library Book Fund
This fund was established by Lowell Mintz in 1993 to honor longtime teacher, librarian, parent and friend, Jeannette Bailey. Proceeds from the fund are used to purchase library books that reflect Mrs. Bailey's interest in literature.
Gwendolyn M. Chaloner Poetry Fund
Named for former teacher and head of the lower school, this fund was established by the Chaloner Family to provide an annual poetry prize for a fourth grade student.
The Florence Gould Fund for French and European Studies
The Gould Foundation established this fund to support the study of French language and European history and culture. It sponsors student exchange programs in France and student internships in relevant institutions. The fund also supports faculty salaries, professional development and curriculum growth.
The Philip Hourwich Fund
This fund was established in memory of Philip Hourwich ’58 by his friends and his twin brother, Sasha ’58. It provides aid to children for optional and unofficial school trips that involve extra costs, ensuring that no child lacking funds will miss the pleasures and challenges that classmates may enjoy.
The S. Sidney Kahn Endowment to Promote Racial & Cultural Diversity
The family of Grace Church School grandparent S. Sidney Kahn established this fund in his memory to support the school’s ongoing program of education and awareness in areas of cultural diversity.
Robert Lehman Endowment Fund
Established in 1997 with a challenge grant from the Robert Lehman Foundation, this fund supports Grace Church School's Robert Lehman Curriculum in the Visual Arts for the "development, improvement, enhancement and operation of the program of instruction in the visual arts."
Rod Keating Fund for Excellence in English
Founded by Sally and John Henry in in honor of Rod Keating, who over the years taught scores of Grace Church School students how to write, this fund provides a prize for an eighth grade student for excellence in English.
Roberta Curry Minthorne and Jones Family Fund for the Performing Arts
Created by Barton and Debby Jones in honor of Barton’s great aunt and in memory of their son Philip ’93 and Barton’s mother Peggy, whose lives were enriched by performances at Grace Church School.
The Ethel Rudd Endowment for Religious Diversity
The Ethel Rudd Endowment was established by her son to support and celebrate religious diversity at Grace Church School, particularly the annual Seder in which Ethel Rudd played major role for many years.
Joanna Phillips Fund for Science
Established with a gift from the estate of Harry P. Phillips, Jr. in memory of his wife, the fund provides the Joanna Phillips science prize each year and helps to support the annual science fair, which was established at Grace Church School by longtime science teacher Mrs. Phillips.
Louis Wetherbee Pitt Chorister's Endowment
Established by Elizabeth Pitt in memory of her father, former rector of Grace Church, the award from this fund to an outstanding member of the Boy or the St. Cecilia Choir helps to defray tuition cost.
Nadine Carter Russell Fund for Program Enrichment
Mrs. Paula G. Manship established this fund to supplement the study of art, music, history and literature by supporting student visits to cultural institutions. The fund honors her niece, a Grace Church School alumna.
The Kim Walker Memorial “Shining Star” Drama Fund
Ruth and Christopher Walker ‘78, mother and brother of Kim Walker ‘82, established this fund in Kim’s memory. The fund provides an annual award in Kim’s name, recognizing a student who shows passion for and promise in the performing arts. Additionally, the fund provides ongoing support to the school’s drama department.