The Pamela Juan Hayes ’64 Endowment Fund, established in 2021, will generously support the FUTURES program.

FUTURES is a mindset, rooted in the Goals and Criteria, that equips Sacred Heart Greenwich students, through interdisciplinary programming, to build a foundation in financial literacy and entrepreneurship. Through robust academic study, hands-on projects, financial simulations, and career exploration, girls develop the agility, aspiration, and empathy to reimagine solutions, navigate the world of business, and, more broadly, flourish in an evolving world.   

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Pam was fond of quoting St. Madeleine Sophie Barat’s forward thinking mantra: “Fear of innovation is weakness of mind.” This mission-based, integrated program will continue Pam’s legacy of a deep love of learning, grounded in the Goals and Criteria -- an education of mind and heart that develops women leaders of courage, compassion, conviction, and faith.

Pam devoted her life to the mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart. As a student, alumna, teacher, Middle School Head at Greenwich and 91st Street, and Head of School at San Francisco and Greenwich, Pam was a true child of the Sacred Heart. Pam’s gracious spirit, strong faith, and love of students are her legacy, and this fund will ensure her enduring influence for future generations.

FUTURES Sample Programming

Foundations in Financial Literacy

Foundations in Entrepreneurship

Lower School
  • Evolution of ancient and modern economies and currencies
  • Capstone projects
  • LS newspaper
  • Student government
Middle School
  • Finance 101
  • Capstone projects
  • UN 2050 project
  • Capstone projects
  • Shark tank
Upper School
  • Financial Literacy class
  • Women in Finance club
  • External partnership: Rock the Street Wall Street
  • Engineering club
  • Mobile CSP Alexa in Space
  • External partnership: AI/Machine Learning

Honoring Mrs. Hayes' legacy

Pam Hayes remarked at a celebration in honor of her 50th year at Sacred Heart Greenwich, “St. Madeleine Sophie's vision, rooted in the love of God, was focused on an all around preparation for intelligent, active, noble, and courageous living.” A leader for our times, Pam’s vision was practical; she recognized the wisdom in Madeleine Sophie’s words: “Times change, and we must change with them.” 

In that spirit, Sacred Heart Greenwich launched in 2022-2023 the FUTURES program, a mission-based, integrated program enabling students K-12 to build a mindset for and a foundation in financial literacy and entrepreneurship. 

Taking our girls into their FUTURES depends on ‘U’. Thank you for your support building the Pamela Juan Hayes ’64 Endowment Fund. 

The Sacred Heart Greenwich community mourns the loss of its long-time leader, Pamela Juan Hayes '64, who passed away on September 15, 2021. This page was originally created to honor Pam as she retired from Sacred Heart Greenwich in the Spring of 2020. We invite you to contribute a memory or photo to the Padlet tribute board below. Additionally, click below to watch a special tribute video produced by Broadcast Journalism students in honor of Mrs. Hayes' fifty years of dedicated service to the Sacred Heart schools.

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