Profiles in Philanthropy: Dwight Goldthorpe '41

Dwight Goldthorpe '41Largest Bequest in Amherst History In October, a call came to Amherst from the estate of Dwight Goldthorpe ’41. The attorney on the line said that Dwight, who’d lived a quiet, unassuming life in Palm Beach, Fla., had died weeks earlier at age 87.

Late Palm Beach Alumnus Leaves Amherst College $23 Million; Bequest Is Single Largest in School’s History

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
March 3, 2008 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417