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The YDS Community is grateful for the support of our donors during the 2020-2021 academic year.


January 14, 2022
January 14, 2022   Yale Divinity School Dean Greg Sterling announced today that fundraising success and endowment performance now make it possible for YDS to meet the full...
November 15, 2021
Following fundraising success and project approval by the Yale Corporation, Yale Divinity School is moving ahead with design and construction of its history-making Living...
October 1, 2021
By Lauren Yanks ‘19 M.Div. Born in Philadelphia in 1943, Marylouise Oates ‘73 M.Div. has spent her life breaking barriers and helping those in need. These values were planted...
September 22, 2021
A nearly 31 percent jump in gifts, including substantial new support for the Living Village. A significant increase in dollars given for the Annual Fund. Twelve new endowed...
June 21, 2021
By Pressley Peters A significant new scholarship underwritten by the MRW Education Fund and partially matched by the Divinity School Scholarship Challenge Fund honors the...


Barbara Sabia

Senior Director of Alumni Engagement and Development
(203) 432-5363

Deborah Jagielow

Director of Alumni Engagement & Annual Giving
(203) 4323871

Rod Lowe

Senior Associate Director for Major Gifts
(203) 432-8127

Pamela Wesley-Gomez

Director of Development and External Church Affairs, Berkeley Divinity School at Yale
(203) 432-9297

Ned Parker

Associate Dean for Institutional Advancement, Andover Newton Seminary at YDS, Lecturer in Homiletics
(203) 464-2287

Emily Reid

Program Coordinator
(203) 432-5359

Diana Empsall

Development Services Officer Coordinator
(203) 432-5466

Kira Wishart

Senior Administrative Assistant
(203) 432-9312


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