Miss Jessie May Carter was Headmistress of Riverbend School from 1934-1950. She brought enthusiasm to her position and many traditions of Riverbend were started in her early years. Every year, the Jessie May Carter Award is presented to a returning Grade 11 student.
Gifts to this fund are pooled and invested in perpetuity. The income generated for grantmaking by this fund is distributed to Balmoral Hall to provide scholarships for their students.