Eligibility & Grantees

The Jessie Ball duPont Fund makes grants in accordance with the terms of Mrs. duPont’s will.
Specific grantees are those that received a grant from Mrs. duPont in the five years ending December 31, 1964.

In addition, the trustees may, at their discretion, consider grants to other organizations whose work provides relief to those in need in Florida, Delaware or Virginia. These grants are made by invitation only; the trustees do not entertain unsolicited proposals.

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The grantees listed below are those to which Mrs. duPont made a gift in the five calendar years ending December 31, 1964.

 

(sort by Name, City or State)
Agnes Scott College
Decatur
Georgia

Alfred I. duPont Awards Foundation
Charlotte
North Carolina

Alfred I. duPont Foundation
Jacksonville
Florida

Allen Temple A.M.E. Church
Lake Wales
Florida

Alliance for Christian Media
Atlanta
Georgia

American Cancer Society — Duval County Unit
Jacksonville
Florida

American Cancer Society, Mid-Atlantic Division, Inc.
New Castle
Delaware

American Diabetes Association – Del/Mar Area
Wilmington
Delaware

American Foundation for the Blind
New York
New York

American Heart Association — Delaware
Newark
Delaware

American Heart Association — Greater Southeast Affiliate
Dallas
Texas

American Lung Association of the Mid-Atlantic
Camp Hill
Pennsylvania

American Mothers, Inc.
Washington
D.C.

American Nurses Foundation
Silver Springs
Maryland

American Printing House for the Blind
Louisville
Kentucky

American Red Cross — Northumberland County Chapter
Heathsville
Virginia

American Red Cross — River Counties Chapter
White Stone
Virginia

American Red Cross of the Delmarva Peninsula
Wilmington
Delaware

American School of Classical Studies at Athens (The)
Princeton
New Jersey

Annabella R. Jenkins Foundation
Richmond
Virginia