Provides funding for the charitable purposes of The Foundation.
This fund was established with a gift from a trust under the will of Henry H. Shepard. The annual distributions from the fund are unrestricted and will be used by the Board of Directors for the charitable purposes of The Foundation.
Mr. Shepard practiced law as a sole practitioner for most of his career having had offices at 40 Wall Street in New York City for many years. He was a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale Law School. Mr. Shepard was very proud of being an attorney and of the legal profession.