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Donor Stories

Both our donors and the beneficiaries of their generosity have stories to share.

Read their stories below:



[charity_name] Donor Irene Castelot Bradford

Irene Castelot Bradford ’79

Leadership coach and writer

[charity_name] Donor Alison Grant Small

Alison Grant Small ’66

Retired. Class agent for 15 years, Wheaton Board of Trustees member since 2006

[charity_name] Donor Annsley Chapman Strong

Annsley Chapman Strong ’69

Co-founder and consultant, Strong Studio Designs

[charity_name] Donor Nancy Fifield McConnell

Nancy Fifield McConnell ’68

Fund development consultant for nonprofit organizations

[charity_name] Donor Jeffrey Banks

Jeffrey Banks ’94

High school mathematics and special education teacher, Boston Public Schools

[charity_name] Donor Beverly

Beverly "Bev" Decker Reed ’64

Retired vice president of resource development for Pathfinder International

[charity_name] Donor Christie Wyman

Christie Wyman ’87

Kindergarten teacher; married 17 years

[charity_name] Donor Christina Toro

Christina “Chris” Toro ’89

Associate director, Office of Leadership Giving, MIT

[charity_name] Donor Cornelia Lee Clifford Wareham

Cornelia Lee Clifford Wareham ’74

Learning specialist, the Chapin School, New York

[charity_name] Donor Demetra Pulos

Demetra Pulos ’74, P’08

Paralegal; mother of Corinna McFarland ’08 (in photo) and son Kevan McFarland

[charity_name] Donor Elena Drake Vandervoort

Elena Drake Vandervoort ’67

2006 Bath (Maine) Citizen of the Year

[charity_name] Donor Linda Berry Trimble

Linda Berry Trimble ’58

Retired nursery school treasurer

[charity_name] Donor Lorna Brookes Russell

Lorna Brookes Russell ’64

Organist at St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church (Maine); retired French teacher

[charity_name] Donor Margit Bliss Orange

Margit Bliss Orange ’57

Retired testing specialist

[charity_name] Donor Sally Willis Bancroft

Sally Willis Bancroft ’66

Retired from nonprofit management