The list below includes all gifts to the Fund for Friends received from March 2 - April 24, 2020.

◊ indicates five or more years of consecutive giving

*indicates that the donor is deceased

Teri Tsang Barrett & Casey Barrett

Tracy Kisner & Harlan Cherniak

Lilly & Roger Chin

Marcia & Paul DiLorenzo ◊

Gretchen Walther Dumler ’56 ◊

Derrick Gibbs ’72

Mercy Herrera & Jason Craige Harris

Christopher R. Harrison ◊

Esther Rajavelu & Neil Johnson

Barbara Cartategui & Cristian Lopez-Balboa ’09 ◊

Barbara Michelson ’73 ◊

Jyll Hubbard-Salk & Daniel Salk

Peter E. Schrag ’55

Liselotte & Robin Vince

Lisa & James Watts ◊

Una Chae & Jonathan Zucker





In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, Principal Bo Lauder reactivated the Friends is Family Emergency Response Fund at the end of March. Its purpose is to provide emergency tuition and ancillary aid for students, as well as assistance with food insecurity and technology needs among others, during periods of extraordinary need.


Amy & Christopher Astley

Anna & Dean Backer

Ellen & Martyn Ball

Sarah & Michael Barnett

Rita B. Braver & Robert Barnett

Hilary Berliner

Harriet & Tom Burnett

Ruth Root & Nicholas Butterworth

Kennedy & John Cogan

Michael Colberg

Jennifer Sherman ’86 & Nathan Crocker

Hallie Davison ’03

Peggy Deamer

Abigail & David Doft

Stephanie Boger Doire ’93 & Christopher Doire

Russell Dukes

Katherine Precht & Christopher Evans

Kristen Fairey

Nicole & Michael Fox

Britta von Schoeler & Oliver Freundlich ’91

Jill Anton & Barry Friedman

Lea Giddins ’07

Edes Powell Gilbert ’49

Katie & Paul Grieco

Jennifer Harris

Andrew Harsh ’19

Caroline Heller

Jenna & Jared Hendricks

Greer & John Hendricks

Elizabeth Hilton Segel ’88 & Seth Segel

Bryan Hogan

Jane Isay

Lynne Johnson

Dana Wallach Jones & Michael Tomo Jones

Amy & Brian Kelley

Geny Kimbrell

Patricia Kraft

Pete Weiss & Bo Lauder

Kaya Chwals & Walter Lee

Nancy & David Lowenherz

Lori & Timon Malloy

Jeneen Mangel

Cynthia A. May

Fatoumata Mbaye ’17

Benjamin Messinger-Barnes ’05

Raina Milling ’14

Jennifer & David Millstone

Judith Mir

David Perez

Sarah Min & Matt Pincus '90 

Shirin Murphy & Eric Quiñones

Thomas Radigan

Robyn & Peter Rahbar

Kate Fox Reynolds

Zara Schreiber ’17

Pauline & Milton Sherman

Patricia & Richard Starr

Erin Mumford & Stefan Stawnychy

Amie Steir ’90

Julia & Robert Stringer

Jerry Sweet

Paige Sweet

Stacy & Giles Van Praagh

Liselotte & Robin Vince

Nicole Williams

Una Chae & Jonathan Zucker


If you should note an inaccuracy or would like to increase
your gift, please notify Judy Brown, Director of Annual Giving, at 646-979-5054 or

 - Indicates Five or More Years of Consecutive Giving


The 2019-20 Preliminary Annual Report reflects all donations received by Friends Seminary between July 1, 2019 and March 1, 2020. 

Charitable donations are an essential and growing part of the School's budget. We are most grateful to our generous donors who support the Fund for Friends, the endowment and capital projects, as well as our dedicated volunteers whose achievements are essential to helping Friends “bring about a world that ought to be.”


Great care has been taken in preparing this report to make it as accurate as possible. If you should note an inaccuracy or would like to increase your gift, please notify Judy Brown, Director of Annual Giving, at 646-979-5054 or The Preliminary Annual Report (as well as the final published Annual Report) is only available through the website and is not available to search engines. *Please note: The Fund for Friends was formerly named the Annual Fund.