The Jenny E. Wible Fund

The Board of Trustees of the Williamsburg Community Foundation are pleased to announce that the Foundation has received the largest gift in its 18-year history from a local resident, Mrs. Jenny Erma Wible.

A cashiers’ supervisor in Colonial Williamsburg for over twenty years, Jenny Wible worked hard, cared deeply for her family, her pets, her flowers and her faith. She lived a fairly ordinary life; but upon her passing this year at age 94, Jenny did something extraordinary for her community. Her estate gift of $3 million  the largest gift in the Foundation’s history – created The Jenny E. Wible Fund at the Williamsburg Community Foundation to support three organizations that reflect her deeply held values: Walsingham Academy, St. Bede Catholic Church, and the Salvation Army of Williamsburg.

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