Legacy Donors

Our generous donors share why making a planned gift is meaningful and important to them.

Cynthia Ann Child

Cynthia Ann Child '48

In the spring of 2017, Notre Dame Preparatory School learned that Cynthia Ann Child '48, an alumna who had recently passed away, included a provision in her will naming NDP as one of the beneficiaries of her estate. Read more

Sheila McHenry with her family

Sheila McHenry

Several years ago, after learning about alternative ways to give, Sheila McHenry '62 and her husband Bill designated Notre Dame Preparatory School (NDP) as a beneficiary of life insurance policy. Read more

Bette and Jim O'Conor

Bette and Jim O’Conor

By establishing the Bette Ellis O’Conor Humanities Program in 2009, Bette Ellis O’Conor ’46 and her husband, Jim, will impact our school and our students for years to come. Read more

Taryn Dunnaville with scholars

Taryn Dunnaville

Taryn chose to honor her daughter's desire to continue to help people by establishing the Chastity B. Dunnaville Scholarship Fund at Notre Dame Preparatory School (NDP). To date, four young ladies are grateful recipients of the scholarship award. Read more

Cullen and Nabit

Mary Kay Groeninger Nabit ’84 and Ellen Cullen, Former Librarian

"I loved my four years at NDP! To this day, I still sing The Gateway to myself. I give back to NDP as a Legacy Donor so that young women in the future may have the opportunity to experience the NDP education that I was fortunate to enjoy!"— Mary Kay

"I support the Legacy because I strongly believe the education that Notre Dame provides helps make the world a better place! The girls have done so many wonderful things that my life has been richer because I was part of theirs!"— Ellen

The Rudolphs

Paul and Bonnie Rudolph, Former Parents

"Our daughter, Ashley, exemplified kindness and perseverance in her lifetime. We want to keep her spirit and love alive at NDP, the school she truly loved."