Annual Fund

Did you know that tuition only covers 71% of educating a Father Ryan student? As the school's number one fundraising priority, the Annual Fund provides significant and immediate annual revenue and bridges the gap by supplementing tuition and fees, endowment income, and parish subsidies so that the school can meet its operating costs and help keep tuition increases to a minimum.

With your ongoing support, we can continue to enroll qualified students from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds; provide the remuneration necessary to attract and retain an exceptional faculty; implement ongoing technological upgrades; maintain campus facilities, and enhance academic, co-curricular and athletic programs.

We ask that our parents, alumni, faculty and staff, grandparents, alumni parents, and friends will make the Father Ryan Annual Fund a philanthropic priority.

For more information about the Annual Fund and the impact of your support, please contact Angie (Jacobson) Coffey '95, Annual Fund Manager at (615) 269-7926.

Levels of Giving

Contributors of $1,000 or more to the Father Ryan Annual Fund are recognized and honored as members of The Father Ryan Society. In appreciation of their leadership support, Father Ryan Society members are invited to the annual Donor Recognition Dinner. Contributors at other levels are also very much needed and appreciated. Gifts of all sizes are vital for the Father Ryan Annual Fund and are recognized at the levels below.

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Meet Our Annual Fund Manager

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    Angie Coffey 95

    Annual Fund Manager | Oak House

Alumni Class Reps

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  • Thomas Ducklo 67

  • Paul Rohling 67

  • Thomas Lynch 68

  • Frederick Strobel 70

  • William Varley 71

  • Robert Power 72

  • David Stamps 73

  • Susan (Francescon) Bateman 75

  • Stephen Mullins 75

  • Monica (Patton) Virgo 77

  • Paul Dougherty 79

  • Catherine (Burns) Melendez 79

  • Victor Wesley 79

  • Ginger (Pruett) Holmes 83

  • Michael Nicholl 83

  • Theresa (Luckett) Burdge 84

  • Margie (Francescon) Grover 84

  • Deborah (Connor) Sloan 85

  • Lance Wise 91

  • Sybil (Smith) Cohn 95

  • Brett Paulus 95

  • Ashley (Wolfe) McBride 99

  • Michael McBride 99

  • Matthew Pickney 99

  • Charles Haley 01

  • Jeremy Meriwether 04

  • Jamie (Boyd) Grigsby 05