Princeton, NJ, July 22, 2013–Princeton Theological Seminary has received a grant of $25,643.87
to its William Albert and Eugenie Hummel Sullivan Memorial Scholarship
Endowment Fund by the William A. and Eugenie H. Sullivan Trust of The
Philadelphia Foundation. The scholarship endowment fund supports students who
are preparing for ministry. The Sullivan fund is the oldest fund
managed by The Philadelphia Foundation.
Philadelphia Foundation, a public charity, is southeastern Pennsylvania’s
leading center for community philanthropic engagement and is committed to
improving the quality of life in the region through funds established by its
donors. Established in 1918, The Philadelphia Foundation continues to help
donors harness their generosity and vision by providing tools, knowledge, and
financial stewardship directed to maximize the strategic impact of charitable
contributions. Grants from more than 800 charitable funds strengthen the
effectiveness of nonprofits and support programs that are vital to the people
of this region.
Seminary, founded in 1812, is the first seminary established by the General
Assembly of the Presbyterian Church. Its mission is to educate leaders for the
church of Jesus Christ worldwide, and its more than 500 students and 11,000
graduates from all fifty states and many nations around the world serve Christ
in churches, schools and universities, healthcare institutions, nonprofit
agencies, initiatives for social justice, mission agencies, and the emerging
ministries of the church in the twenty-first century.