In Memory of
Put McDowell

Putnam ‘Put’ B. McDowell passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Put served as a Member of the Board of Trustees from 1963–1975 and was Board Chair from 1966–1971. As Chair, his leadership, forethought, and …

Leaving a Legacy to WT

Winchester Thurston School is grateful for the memorial gifts given in loving memory of members of our community. This support leaves a legacy that continues to advance the Mission of the school.

Among our recent donations are gifts in remembrance of Rita Gould ’46 and Letitia Emilie Rieck ’43, whose bequests through the Miss Mitchell Society were designated for the endowment of the Gary J. Niels Chair for City as Our Campus.

We join the entire WT community in extending our sincere condolences and gratitude to these families.

Miss Mitchel Society

Miss Mitchell

WT salutes the generosity and support of this very special group of alumnae/i and friends. Following are the current living members of our community who have remembered WT in their estate planning.

It’s amazing what we can accomplish when we all work together.

Because of you, our generous community, it was a record-breaking year for WT Fund giving. Thanks for the largest annual fund giving in WT history. If you haven’t yet made a gift, it’s not too late. Please visit