Announcing our


We are excited to launch our Knight’s Charge Capital Campaign funding continued campus improvements that will significantly enhance how we serve the children in our care now and attract students in the future.

The most ambitious initiative undertaken by the school to date, this endeavor will transform our campus while improving our quality of education in the areas of academics, arts and athletics.

*$6.25M has already been raised for Knight’s Charge through a combination of monies from the Brower Family, the Catholic Diocese of Richmond and school operating funds.

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Knight’s Charge Dollar-for-Dollar Match, Up to $1M


Target completion date of Fall ‘22

New Visual Arts Center, Upper School

HIGHLIGHTS: 2700 sq. ft new building, large windows, polished concrete floors, kiln, pottery wheels, art history space, critique and inspiration boards, large open workspaces

Blessed Sacrament Visual Arts Center Rendering 1

Parker Gymnasium Renovation (main gym)

HIGHLIGHTS: New roof, LED lighting, fresh paint, new bleachers, renovated concession area and visitor locker room, refinish and re-stripe court, insulation repairs and major carpentry repairs to gym subfloor

Academic Enhancements | Dual Enrollment Phase 1

HIGHLIGHTS: Addition of Dual Enrollment classes in Biology and History to the existing offering of Dual Enrollment Chemistry, beginning in ’22-23 school year

Library Upgrade & 34 Classroom Renovations

HIGHLIGHTS: Installation of LED lighting, new flooring, painting, doors and SMART Boards in every classroom. Also, installation of LED lighting, new shelving and flooring and painting of the library.

FALL ‘22

Target completion date of late 2023

New Student Center, Serving Entire School

HIGHLIGHTS: Design & construction of a new 2-story Student Center located at the site of the current Sullivan Gym (scheduled for demolition in Fall ’22). Practice court lined for basketball & volleyball, weight room, athletic director & coaches suite, 3 lower school classrooms, kitchen & cafeteria, football concessions, Knight’s Shop bookstore, STEAM Innovation Lab, lower school art studio, blackbox theater, green screen studio.

Academic Enhancements | Dual Enrollment Phase 2

• Addition of DE class in English, beginning in ’23-24 school year

• Addition of DE class in Math, beginning in ‘24-25 school year

Paula Ledbetter

“LOVE for this school and what it provides for our children is what joins us together.”

– Paula Ledbetter, Head of School


We invite all family, friends, and alumni of BSH, Blessed Sacrament at Belmead, and Huguenot Academy to join us in setting the course for the future of our school. LOVE for this school and what it provides for our children is what joins us together. We challenge you to give your very best, so we can share what makes BSH special with this generation and all the generations to come.




Knight’s Charge Dollar-for-Dollar Match, Up to $1M

Thank You to our Leading Donors

We’re just getting started. Check back to see our donor list & raised amount GROW!

Diamond – $1MM and Above

The Brower Family

Platinum – $500,000+

Gold Knight – $250,000+

The Claud Family & Colony Construction

Gold – $100,000+


Silver Knight – $50,000+

The Connelly Family, In memory of Mrs. Frankie Connelly

Silver – $25,000+

Mr. & Mrs. Chris & Kathleen Cavanagh

Bronze Knight – $15,000+

Mr. & Mrs. Chris A. Durbin

Drs. William & Molly Perkinson

Bronze – $5,000+

Mr. Lawrence P. O’Neil

Mr. & Mrs. Dennis & Sarah Fogler

Friends – $1,000+

Mr. & Mrs. Donald & Janet Murray

Mrs. Cheryl Shanahan

R.C. Goodwyn & Sons, Inc

Mr. Scott Strauss & Mr. Christian Strauss, NADA Foundation

Mr. Dustin Griffith & Mrs. Tiffany Vadella-Griffith

Mr. Fred Gilbert

Ms. Tyler Snidow, in honor of Sebby Brower

Mr. Stephen Barresi

Mr. & Mrs. John & Kathy Watkins, in honor of our three BSH grandchildren

In honor of the Flammia & Yago Families

Donor – $100+

Mr. Pete Daniel, Ultimate Cycle

Mr. John Kochensparger, Certified Training Academy

Mr. Ronald G. Smith

Bob Blake Appraisal

Mr. James Meyer

Ms. Sharon O’Neil, in memory of Meagan Teresa O’Neil

Mr. & Mrs. William F. & Kathleen Dickerson, in honor of Aidan & Isaac Vaughan

Ms. Margaret Owens

Mr. Lewis P. Lawson, in honor of Latta Lawson

Mr. & Mrs. Theodore F. & Karen Page

Mr. & Mrs. Eric & Katherine Berkman

Mr. & Mrs. David & Phyllis Webber, in honor of River A. Chaffin

Ms. Mary Kennon McDaniel, in honor of Mimi Ziletti

Ms. Peggy Whitten, in honor of my grandchildren Carrington & Tucker


Our Goal $8.25M - $6.5M Raised
To Go $1.75M

Corporate Donors


With the Knight’s Charge Dollar-For-Dollar Match, Up to $1M

BSH Matching Donations

One Knight family is showing their love for BSH with a dollar-for-dollar fundraising match of up to $1M for Knight’s Charge funds raised/pledged by end-of-year 2023.

Knight’s Charge Capital Campaign Donor Form

Knight’s Charge Capital Campaign Donor Form

Donor Details

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If your employer offers Matching Gifts, please enter the company name and mail the company form to:

Director of Development
The Blessed Sacrament Huguenot School
2501 Academy Rd, Powhatan, VA 23139

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After submitting this form you will receive a confirmation email with your gift details. The email will include a Donation Reference Number. Please include this on your check.

Checks can be mailed to:
Director of Development
The Blessed Sacrament Huguenot School
2501 Academy Rd, Powhatan, VA 23139


Work-In-Progress Photos