About Us

A foundation devoted to the memory of John L. Magro and his desire to express gratitude for his love of the arts.

The John L. Magro Foundation has been in existence since 2000. Over the years, the foundation has awarded over $200,000 in scholarships. Dr. Victoria Magro Pfeil created the foundation to continue the lifelong work of her father. The foundation is a tax-exempt public charity organized exclusively for educational scholarships specific to the fine arts and sciences.

Chris, Helene, Jenny, Penny, Sally, and Sneja


Helene Bentley
Penny Dinsmore
Sally Rowe Heckscher
Jenny Lamson Magro
G. Christine King Weber
Sneja Tomassian