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.
Projects for Peace Recipient Takes Neighborly Approach to Promote Health
This summer, Chitra Parikh ’21 will be organizing weekly community dinners for Philadelphians who live in the Kensington neighborhood, with the goal of promoting healthy eating choices and promoting social change. As a 2019 recipient of a $10,000 Davis Projects for Peace award, Parikh will create and administer a nutrition education curriculum as part of a Health Design Lab food access pilot program.
Novogratz Gift Endows Bridge Year Program
A gift from Michael Novogratz of the Class of 1987 and Sukey Cáceres Novogratz of the Class of 1989 has endowed Princeton’s Bridge Year program, which allows a group of incoming freshmen to spend their first two semesters as Princetonians engaged in community service abroad.