Estate Giving Donor Profiles

Learn more about the alumni, parents, and friends of The Hill School who have included Hill in their estate plans.
Dan Pettigrew '65

"During my 50th reunion, I made the decision to include The Hill in my estate plans, supporting unrestricted giving. This provides The Hill with the greatest flexibility for the gift’s use."

Roane Cross '65

“We feel that our faculty was and continues to be is spectacular, and we want to do everything we can to say thank you.”

Marilyn Montross Sheils P’08

“My daughter Caitlin had such a great experience at The Hill. At some point, my gift could allow another child to experience the impact of a Hill education.”

Kay and David Dougherty

“Our gift is all about the future of The Hill. It will continue to serve many generations of students to come.”

Andrew T. Schaefer '00

Andrew T. Schaefer ’00 already has a will that includes a bequest gift to The Hill School that demonstrates his gratitude for the education that helped launch his technology career.

David Durfee '52

David has made numerous estate commitments to The Hill  including naming The Hill as a partial beneficiary on an IRA; a bequest in his will; a pooled income fund; and two charitable gift annuities which provide income for him and his wife, Sandra, for life.

Questions? Please contact Shaylene Scheib, capital and estate giving officer, at 610-705-1059 or