Endowments

The Joos Family Endowment Fund
An endowment established by Mr. and Mrs. William J. Joos in 2005 to honor the memory of Genevieve and Louis Joos. This planned gift benefits the academic programs at Bishop John J. Snyder High School. The Joos fund ensures a permanent funding to offer the latest in teaching tools for our faculty and students. Outside contributions to this fund are welcome and will be used solely for academic and scholarship purposes.

The Vallencourt Endowed Scholarship
In 2006 the Vallencourt family of Orange Park honored their parents, F.E. and Barbara Vallencourt, by establishing an endowed scholarship. Two scholarships are given each spring to a rising senior boy and girl who exemplify the work ethic valued by this family.

The McGee Family Endowed Scholarship
Former parents, Dr. Terry and Mrs. Erin McGee, established our newest endowed scholarship in 2018 which will assist students from St. Paul’s Riverside who choose Snyder.

Nu-Trend Plastics Endowed Scholarship
The Nu-Trend Plastics Scholarship is designated each spring for a rising 8th grader from St. Matthew’s Catholic School or St. Paul’s Catholic School who has chosen to attend Bishop Snyder High School. This generous gift comes to us through the generosity of the Mr. and Mrs. Michael Corrigan, Sr. and their children’s families.

IS A PLANNED GIFT RIGHT FOR YOU?
While each of these funds have been created by family members, outside gifts to support the charitable gifts of these families is warmly accepted and appreciated. Please call the Advancement Office for more information.  

To discuss how you can make a planned gift to help Bishop John J. Snyder High School thrive, please call our Advancement Office. Should you wish to learn more about establishing a scholarship or other permanent fund, we would be delighted to help you set a path that will truly make a difference in many lives.

Scholarships may be funded in one of two ways: a funded scholarship requires an annual minimum contribution of $1,000.00 and an endowed scholarship requires a minimum gift of $25,000. Endowments may be created in a variety of ways and an endowment allows the principal funds to remain intact in perpetuity while the interest in used for purposes as outlined by the donor. Endowments may be funded over a number of years making it, truly, a planned gift.