Gifts from undergraduate and graduate alumni, parents, and friends are vital to sustaining Princeton’s historic mission and keeping the University at the forefront of higher education.
Shani Moore Weatherby ’02: Making Princeton Possible
Shani Moore Weatherby ’02 considers the financial aid she received as an undergraduate both a “badge of honor” and the motivation behind her efforts to support Princeton, particularly its commitment to need-blind admission and a diverse campus community. “I can now give back,” she says, “because someone gave to me.”
The Impact of Giving
Blending Scholarship, Service, and Shtick: Adam Mastroianni ’14
At Princeton, Adam Mastroianni ’14 explored every angle of his interests, from the witty to the wise. “Being here opened doors for me that I only dreamed of when I was in high school,” said Mastroianni. Many of those doors were opened by the Peckerman Scholarship, established in 1982 by Edward Peckerman Jr. ’25 and his widow, Kirsten Peckerman.