Support & Funding
Hopkins Parent Council Wish List
Since 1993 members of the Hopkins Community have generously supported the library by funding the purchase of new books, DVDs, and CDs through the Hopkins Parent Council's Wish List program. The Wish List is a wonderful way to honor a special student, teacher, adviser, family member or friend.
Designated Gifts - July 2015 through June 2016
Ms. Eleanor C. Babbitt '76
Mrs. Carolyn Bakke Bacdayan '54
Mr. William W. Bakke '60
Mr. Richard A. Bershtein '76
Mr. Jonathan C. Brew '76
Dr. Raymond G. Carlson '52
Mr. Francis Carpentier '81
Mr. John L. Coyle '68
Dr. Iain Dawson and Dr. Vivian Irish
Mr. and Mrs. David F. DeVoe, Jr.
Mr. Joseph P. Dudas '00
Mr. and Mrs. Steven L. Elbaum
Dr. James R. Goldenring '76
Mr. John D. Jacobson and Ms. Cindy Kissin
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Junkins
Mrs. Catherine Wrigley Lincoln '76
Mrs. Nancy Melnick Livingston '58
Mr. C. Sumner Parker '76
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Peters
Ms. Catherine M. Petraiuolo '86 and Mr. Andrew J. Martin
Mrs. Edward Petraiuolo, Jr.
Dr. William Petraiuolo '78
Mr. and Mrs. Mark G. Sklarz '63
Mr. R. Eugene Torrenti '76
Mr. Allan J. Vartelas '76
Mr. Kyle N. Zaffin '04
Established in 1948 by Mr. and Mrs Robert H. Alcorn in memory of John Bane Alcorn to purchase books for the Library.
Established in 1976 by Mary Bakke in memory of her husband, E. Wight Bakke, father of Karl '47, Carolyn '54 and William '60. Income from the fund is used to purchase social science books and materials for the Library.
Helen Hope Barton Fund
Established in 1962 by her friends, colleagues, and alumni in recognition of her 42 years of devoted service to the school. Income from the fund is used to purchase books for the Library that are appropriate for Junior School students.
John G. and Phyllis Coyle Fund
Established in 2000 by John L. Coyle '68 and members of the Coyle family to honor John G. and Phyllis Coyle. The fund provides financial aid for a deserving student from the greater New Haven area as well as additional resources for the Library.
Ann Kneisel Library Fund
Established in 2002 by William J. Kneisel '65 HGS in honor of his mother, Ann Henningsen Kneisel, to provide for the acquisition of new works of literature and poetry for the Library.
Levin Family Fund
Established in 2006 by Jane and Richard Levin, parents of Jonathan '90, Daniel '94, Sarah '96 and Rebecca '03, for the purpose of library acquisitions.
John Livingston '52 HGS History Fund
Established in 2004 with gifts from family and friends to perpetuate the memory of John Livingston '52 HGS to purchase history books and periodicals for the Library.
Established in 1958 by a gift from Jud Pearson to purchase books for the Library.
Edward Petraiuolo III Memorial Fund
Established in 1987 in memory of Edward Petraiuolo III '76 by family, friends and classmates, to provide scholarship support and to acquire library books for enrichment to benefit all Hopkins students.