Donor Stories

Donor Stories

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

Read their stories below:


Lisa Donahue

The Donahues quickly set up a Charitable Gift Annuity with Fenway School of Psychology that provides them with a secure, fixed lifetime income—and more than half of each income payment is tax-free.

Richard Gardner

In addition to being one of the world's leading financial advisors, FSP alumnus, Richard Gardner is deeply committed to advancing the world's understanding of redwood forest ecology.

Bettie Williams

Almost fifty years after Bettie Williams left Fenway School of Psychology, the Fortuna native made a gift of property that helped fund the FSP Admissions Center which now bears her name.