J. KIRBY SIMON FOREIGN SERVICE TRUST

The J. Kirby Simon Foreign Service Trust is a charitable fund established in the memory of Kirby Simon, a Foreign Service Officer who died in 1995 while serving in Taiwan. The Trust is committed to expanding the opportunities for community service, professional fulfillment and personal well-being of Foreign Service Officers and Specialists and their families. The Trust has been funded with contributions from Kirby Simon's colleagues, friends and relatives and other persons interested in the purposes of the Trust. The Trustees are present or former members of the Foreign Service - State Department community and Kirby Simon's parents.

 
  • An Invitation to Propose Projects for Funding in 2014 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Format for Proposals for Funding
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  • Grants Awarded in 2013 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2012 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2011 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2010 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2009 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2008 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2007 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2006 (pdf) (Word)
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  • Grants Awarded in 2005
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  • Grants Awarded in 2004
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  • Grants Awarded in 2003
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  • Grants Awarded in 2002
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  • Grants Awarded in 2001
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  • Grants Awarded in 2000
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  • Grants Awarded in 1999
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  • Grants Awarded in 1998
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  • Grants Awarded in 1997
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    Kirby Simon at the American Institute in Taiwan in April 1995, together with Foreign Service Nationals to whom he offered English language instruction in his spare time.

    J. Kirby Simon Foreign Service Trust
    93 Edgehill Road, New Haven, CT 06511
    Phone: (203) 432-2698
    Fax: (203) 432-0063
    E-mail: info@kirbysimontrust.org

    A report on the origins and the activities of the Trust appears in the
    May 1999 issue of State magazine (pp. 33-36),
    supplemented in the July/August 1999 issue (p. 45).
    This material also appears in the online version of State magazine at
    www.state.gov/www/publications/statemag/statemag_may99/feature3.html.


    THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE HAS DETERMINED THAT THE J. KIRBY SIMON FOREIGN SERVICE TRUST IS TAX-EXEMPT UNDER SECTION 501(c)(3) OF THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE AND THAT CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE TRUST ARE DEDUCTIBLE FOR INCOME TAX AND ESTATE TAX PURPOSES. 


    Trustees of the J. Kirby Simon Foreign Service Trust

         
      Liisa Ecola John Daniel Morris
      Cynthia Ely Courtney Nemroff
      Herbert J. Hansell Kathleen Sheehan
      George P. Kent Claire B. Simon
      Colette Marcellin John G. Simon