The Hub@Davidson will connect Davidson students and faculty with entrepreneurs and innovators in a unique space. The project has received a boost with a gift from alumnus Ed Van Deman ’69 and his wife, Dr. Nancie Fimbel.
This year’s record-breaking giving day, #AllinforDavidson, raised $1,041,125 from 3,698 donors. The April 26 event began at 5:23 a.m. and lasted 18 hours and 37 minutes in recognition of the college’s 1837 founding.
A new gift from former Davidson parent Scott MacDonald will allow students to pursue internship experiences that are consistent with their career interests and would not have been possible without financial support. The MacDonald Family Internship Program is a companion to the successful MacDonald Community Scholars Program at Davidson and jointly honors MacDonald’s sons, Davidson graduates Andrew ’03 and Ross ’08.
Generous support from Wells Fargo made this year’s Davidson Impact Fellowships possible. Through this increasingly competitive program, recent graduates aim to address health, education and environmental issues across the U.S. and around the world.
Scholarships, international experiences, athletic programs, research opportunities, internships and more were made possible because of your gifts. Thank you for making this fiscal year a great one and for all you do for Davidson!
Davidson’s proximity to Charlotte provides countless opportunities for students, and Davidson alumni enrich the Charlotte community as they become involved through their careers and community engagement initiatives.
Alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends of the college gave the #AllinforDavidson challenge 109%! More than 2,727 donors gave more than $763,269 to Davidson in a single day during the college’s third #AllinforDavidson challenge. The total includes $350,000 from challenge donors plus all the gifts made by alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends in the 24-hour period.
Carole and Marcus Weinstein have committed $1M of further support to Davidson’s Weinstein International Programs. Their gift supports international students’ travel in the U.S., student/faculty research collaborations and more.
Davidson students often point to a certain location or activity at Davidson as their “home away from home.” For many, it’s their residence hall, where they have bonded with a roommate or hall mates. For scholar athletes, it could be the time they spend with their teammates who have become like family. For performers, it Read More
Davidson College launched its comprehensive $425 million campaign, Game Changers: Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World, Nov. 14, 2014. After the first year of the campaign’s public phase, fundraising totals have surpassed $272 million, which exceeds the dollars raised in the college’s previous Let Learning Be Cherished campaign that ended in 2005. Gifts and commitments Read More
The May 10, 2015, memorial service celebrating the life of Tom Anstrom ’04 could give even the most distant stranger an instant understanding of the impact he had on the lives of those around him. From movie clips and political jokes to voice impressions and college and post-college memories, a life taken too soon left Read More
The first public year of Davidson’s comprehensive fundraising campaign was one for the record books. Game Changers: Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World aims to raise support for scholarships, academic and athletic experiences and transitioning students to lives of impact, and every gift made this year counts toward the campaign goal to surpass $425 million Read More
Preliminary fundraising totals show that Davidson College remains a leader in giving and participation nationwide. Official numbers will be reported in the next two weeks. Ballpark figures show that the college exceeded $62 million in total fundraising during the 2015 fiscal year (July 1, 2014-June 30-2015). More than $18 million was given through The Fund Read More
More than 2,800 donors brought in over $708,200 for Davidson in a single day during the #AllinforDavidson challenge. The first 2,500 gifts earned a $60 match, and once the goal was met, another $100,000 was claimed. The total includes $250,000 in challenges plus all the gifts made by alumni, parents, faculty, staff and friends. “Yesterday’s Read More
On November 15, hundreds of alumni, parents, faculty, staff, student and friends gathered to celebrate the launch of Davidson’s new comprehensive campaign titled Game Changers: Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World. The keynote address was delivered by The Honorable Anthony Foxx ’93, who spoke about the ways Davidson prepared him for a life of public Read More
Today, Davidson College launched its new, groundbreaking $425-million comprehensive campaign. Titled Game Changers: Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World, the campaign, which is the largest in the history of the college, leverages its alumni to make the case for a liberal arts education and why supporters should help Davidson continue to enable the best and Read More