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Grants in 2017

on Thu, 2017-11-16 01:58

In the past year Principle Quest foundation supported a number of exciting initiatives, and I am thankful for the important work accomplished by these organizations. I have the privilege of overseeing these grants, small in size, yet huge in impact for the girls and women given education, encouragement and training.

Council for Economic Education (CEE)

Girls Who Invest

Grab the Torch

Grace Institute

National Coalition of Girls Schools / Westover School


Project Basta

STRIVE International

Virtual Enterprises International (VEI)

William Patterson University

World of Money


Girls Inspired by Grab The Torch

on Tue, 2015-10-20 09:55

Several Westover girls are among those inspired by the programs of Grab The Torch including a visit filmed by WGBH to Harvard's Graduate School of Education to share what they've seen and learned. These grants have to be one of the best investments Principle Quest has ever made!


Grant Made to Girls Academy for Financial Education

on Sat, 2015-02-14 22:19

This winter 15 high school girls from around NYC are braving the wintry blasts and snow to arrive for class at the relaunched Girls Academy for Financial Education. Held at the Museum of American Finance, this program of after school classes and field trips is intended to empower young minds, introduce key money management concepts and open up career possibilities perhaps not even considered. 

Women Going Places - Two New Grants

on Thu, 2014-06-12 14:35


So far in 2014 the Principle Quest Foundation has made two grants, one to Hunter College Foundation for scholarships and another to the Council for Economic Education. Pictured above are several young women from the finalist teams in this year's National Economics Challenge, along with the Council's CEO, Nan Morrison (third from right).

Where'd that Money Go?

on Wed, 2014-01-01 15:53

A Report from the Principle Quest Foundation

Five grants may have been modest in size, and to paraphrase Mother Teresa, I hope these were small acts of great meaning for the women of all ages!

1. Hunter College's mentoring program has been successfully operating for several years.  Pairing Hunter alumnae/i with Hunter students, the program requires an essay to apply for acceptance into the program, and thus students are highly motivated, all of them eager to learn about a chosen industry or profession.