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)
Episcopal Diocese of Eau Claire (The)
Eau Clair
Wisconsin

American Red Cross — Northumberland County Chapter
Heathsville
Virginia

American Red Cross — River Counties Chapter
White Stone
Virginia

Annabella R. Jenkins Foundation
Richmond
Virginia

Barter Theatre
Abingdon
Virginia

Bethel United Methodist Church
Lively
Virginia

Blue Ridge School
St. George
Virginia

Bluefield College
Bluefield
Virginia

Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Kilmarnock
Virginia

Boys Home, Inc.
Covington
Virginia

Bridgewater College
Bridgewater
Virginia

Calvary United Methodist Church
Farnham
Virginia

Christchurch School
Christchurch
Virginia

College of William & Mary (The)
Williamsburg
Virginia

Cople Parish, Yeocomico Church
Hague
Virginia

Corrottoman Baptist Church
Lancaster
Virginia

Currioman Baptist Church
Zacata
Virginia

Emmanuel United Methodist Church
Lively
Virginia

Emory and Henry College
Emory
Virginia

Episcopal Diocese of Virginia (The)
Richmond
Virginia