Tilton school alumnus gives $1.3M gift
The Tilton School has received a $1.3 million gift from an alumnus.
The gift from J. Christopher Burch will be used to construct an artificial turf field.
Burch, Class of 1972, was active on the soccer, hockey, skiing and tennis teams; as a member of the chess and pingpong clubs; and as a writer for The Tiltonian, the school newspaper. He also served on the board of trustees from 1982 to 1985.
Burch is the founder and CEO of Burch Creative Capital, a firm with offices in New York City and Shanghai, China, the co-founder of Tory Burch LLC and the founder of C. Wonder.
The Associated Press