Why We Give

Our Donors

Why We Give

Veronica Siu-Fun Pun Choy ’58SW
The Soul and Fabric of Society

Veronica grew up in Hong Kong with sisters who became nurses and teachers. “Service was in the family. The line of social work suits my personality,” she said.

Jon Mostel '70SEAS and Rebecca Mostel '75TC at Columbia graduation
Opening Up a World

While a teenager in the mid-1960s, Jon Mostel ’70SEAS commuted more than an hour each way on public transit from his home in Douglaston, Queens to get to Brooklyn Technical High School, where he aced class after class.