Donor Stories

Both our donors and the beneficiaries of their generosity have stories to share.

Read their stories below:

Barbara and Joe Haynes

The Haynes Family Establishes the Barbara and Joe Haynes Endowed Scholarship.

Jimmy Kellam

During his time on the Hill, Jimmy Kellam ‘56 was known for his tennis stroke and snappy dressing style. From MBA he went to Vanderbilt and then Northwestern for graduate school before beginning a successful banking career in Nashville.

Walter Hale

When Walter Hale reflects on the importance of planned giving, he tells a story of his daughter’s visit to the Sistine Chapel in high school. Virginia was awe-struck by Michelangelo’s masterpiece and the enduring impression his art left on her.