Category: Giving

Damkoehler family establishes its second endowed scholarship at UW-Green Bay

A family that is well respected throughout the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay community has established a second endowed scholarship to support the academic and creative endeavors of Art and Design students at the University. The family of UW-Green Bay Art scholarship namesake David L. Damkoehler recently established this second scholarship in memory of his wife, […]

Update: Chernick/Wochinske yields gains in alumni giving

Monday night concluded fall semester telephoning in the annual UW-Green Bay alumni phone-a-thon. Campaign coordinator Tracy Heaser of University Advancement reported recently that, so far, the number of donors and dollars pledged are up roughly one-fourth from the same time a year ago. She credits a good share of the increased participation to donors drawn […]

All donations welcome

Here’s a non-reminder that individual UW-Green Bay staff and faculty members are always welcome to continue their generous financial support of the institution and its students. Despite the fact that the annual employee campaign took an entirely low-key approach this year, Tracy Heaser in University Advancement says that a number of staff and faculty renewed […]

Spence concert to benefit Music Alumni Scholarship at UW-Green Bay

Didn’t make it to Friday’s big NFL Films concert at the Meyer Theatre? There’s still time to support the cause. The event was a fundraiser for the Music Alumni Scholarship Fund here. (The Civic Symphony of Green Bay, primary host of Friday’s event, is still tallying receipts and will share a portion of the gate […]

The 16th Annual Faculty and Staff Campaign is under way

Late Thursday afternoon Chancellor Thomas Harden officially launched the 16th Annual UW-Green Bay Faculty and Staff Campaign. Within just a few short hours, about 8% of the full-time employees on campus had already contributed. The Faculty and Staff Campaign provides University employees the opportunity to philanthropically support the institution through gifts to scholarships, academic programs, […]

Founders Faculty & Staff Campaign tops $17,000

As the UW-Green Bay Founders Association Faculty & Staff Campaign enters the home stretch, 75 colleagues, including 11 new donors, have contributed more than $17,600 in support of student scholarships. That’s a great number, but still far short of last year’s totals of $31,000+ raised by 155 donors. Haven’t made your gift yet? No need […]