Tag: gifts

Speaking of Thanks . . .

UW-Green Bay alumni responded admirably to the fundraising challenge last year. The goal was to raise $50,000 in new donations. In total, alumni helped raise $92,362 additional dollars last year — nearly double the goal. Including the $50,000 match from Rick Chernick and Jim Wochinske, it made for a total of $142,362 additional dollars to […]

In the media: Publicity for Mueller gift ahead of series opening Tuesday

Just a reminder that Art Agency’s Visiting Artists Lecture Series kicks off Tuesday (April 24) with metalsmith, writer and craft activist Gabriel Craig. As we told you recently, the visiting artists series is possible thanks to a generous gift from Marcia Mueller, sister of the late Captain Craig A. Mueller, whose $1 million bequest in […]

Mueller gift funds Visiting Artist series, kicking off next week

A family that’s well known for its history of generosity toward UW-Green Bay has stepped up again, funding the Art Agency’s Visiting Artists Lecture Series that kicks off next week. Marcia Mueller, sister of the late Craig A. Mueller, a prominent UW-Green Bay donor, decided to fund the series after meeting a student with a […]

Mueller gift funds Art Agency lecture series, beginning with metalsmith April 24-25

A family that is well known for its generosity toward the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is giving back once again, funding the Visiting Artists Lecture Series of UW-Green Bay’s Art Agency. Marcia Mueller, sister of the late Captain Craig A. Mueller, decided to back the series after meeting a student artist with a contagious enthusiasm […]

Damkoehler family establishes second major endowed scholarship fund

The family of the late arts advocate and business leader David L. Damkoehler of Oconto has established a second endowed scholarship to support the academic and creative endeavors of Art and Design students at UW-Green Bay. The four sons of David L. and Edna Damkoehler — David (Toni), Lee, Jay (Joann) and Mark (Cheri) — […]

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, […]

Alumni president promotes Chernick/Wochinske Challenge

Donna Sheedy, Class of 1994 and current Alumni Association president, sent out a note recently to UW-Green Bay alumni reminding them that fellow grads Rick Chernick (’74) and Jim Wochinske (’74) are challenging all UWGB alumni to step up support for their alma mater this year. The two will match dollar-for-dollar all new gifts or […]