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Programs & General Endowment Funds

Thank you to those individuals who established a named endowed fund to support MKA’s general endowment or to establish a special program. The following named funds were created to help to ensure the long-term financial health of MKA by supporting initiatives in perpetuity.

The Booth Kelly Family Fund

Established in November 2010 with a gift from Distinguished Alumni Award honoree Nancy Booth Kelly ’52, the Booth Kelly Family Fund is an endowed fund that supports the MKA general endowment and operating budget.

Dehlia Sunshine Endowment Fund

This fund, established in loving memory of Dehlia Sunshine, provides support for MKA and its mission.

The Seth Morris Endowed Scholarship Fund

Established in 2014 with a gift from Mark Piccolo and Lynn Morris-Piccolo, mother of Kyle Morris ’12, Hayley Morris ’14, and Caroline Piccolo '25,  to honor the memory of her late husband, Seth Morris, who died tragically in the World Trade Center Attacks of September 11, 2001.

Philip McNeal Leadership Program

Inspired by the life of Philip McNeal P ’11 ’16, the proceeds from this fund will support a new Upper School leadership initiative designed to educate students on the tenets of strong leadership and introduce them to great leaders from around the world.

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To learn more about MKA’s endowment needs and how you can support them, please contact Laela Perkins, Director of Development at 973.509.7940.