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)
Currioman Baptist Church
Zacata
Virginia

Woodberry Forest School
Woodberry Forest
Virginia

Bach Festival Society
Winter Park
Florida

Children’s Home Society of Florida
Winter Park
Florida

Rollins College
Winter Park
Florida

Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem
North Carolina

Old Salem, Inc.
Winston-Salem
North Carolina

Wingate University
Wingate
North Carolina

American Diabetes Association – Del/Mar Area
Wilmington
Delaware

American Red Cross of the Delmarva Peninsula
Wilmington
Delaware

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware, Inc.
Wilmington
Delaware

Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware
Wilmington
Delaware

Christ Church Christiana Hundred
Wilmington
Delaware

Christiana Care Health System
Wilmington
Delaware

Christmas Shop (The)
Wilmington
Delaware

Delaware Academy of Medicine (The)
Wilmington
Delaware

Delaware Art Museum
Wilmington
Delaware

Delaware Historical Society
Wilmington
Delaware

Delaware Humane Association
Wilmington
Delaware

Delaware Symphony Association
Wilmington
Delaware