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Wabash College Receives $40 Million Gift

Wabash College Receives $40 Million Gift

Posted November 13, 2018

The gift from alumnus Paul Woolls ('75) and his wife, Betty O'Shaughnessy Woolls, will support the college's $225 million comprehensive fundraising campaign....

NC State Receives $28 Million for College of Textiles

NC State Receives $28 Million for College of Textiles

Posted November 10, 2018

The unrestricted endowment gift from alumnus Frederick Eugene Wilson, Jr. and his family — the largest gift ever to the college — will help support its strategic priorities and greatest needs....

Dallas Museum of Art Receives $4 Million Gift

Dallas Museum of Art Receives $4 Million Gift

Posted November 10, 2018

The gift from longtime supporters Beverly and Donald S. Freeman will establish an endowment that, among other things, provides significant support for a special exhibition every year....

Community Foundation Update (11/10/18)

Community Foundation Update (11/10/18)

Posted November 10, 2018

News and staff announcements from community foundations in Connecticut, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, West Virginia....

Funders Not Investing Enough in Learning, Sharing What Works

Funders Not Investing Enough in Learning, Sharing What Works

Posted November 9, 2018

The report from the Center for Effective Philanthropy found that limited capacity and the difficulty of assessing impact pose challenges for foundations looking to deepen and share knowledge about what is and isn't working in their programmatic efforts....

Carnegie Mellon Receives $50 Million for Scholarships

Carnegie Mellon Receives $50 Million for Scholarships

Posted November 7, 2018

The commitment from alumni Cindy and Tod Johnson — the largest single gift for scholarships in the university's history — will establish an endowment in support of scholarships and efforts to help students stay on the path to graduation....