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)
Archdiocese of Miami
Miami Shores
Florida

Arthritis Foundation — Delaware Chapter
Bethesda
Maryland

Arthritis Foundation — Florida Chapter Northeast Region
Bradenton
Florida

Auburn University
Auburn
Alabama

Augustine Parish
Chesapeake City
Maryland

Bach Festival Society
Winter Park
Florida

Baptist Health
Jacksonville
Florida

Barter Theatre
Abingdon
Virginia

Beebe Medical Center
Lewes
Delaware

Benedictine Sisters of St. Gertrude
Ridgely
Maryland

Berea College
Berea
Kentucky

Bethel United Methodist Church
Lively
Virginia

Bethune-Cookman University
Daytona Beach
Florida

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware, Inc.
Wilmington
Delaware

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida
Jacksonville
Florida

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
Charlotte
North Carolina

Blue Ridge School
St. George
Virginia

Bluefield College
Bluefield
Virginia

Bluff Point United Methodist Church
Kilmarnock
Virginia

Bolles School (The)
Jacksonville
Florida