Close to 3,310 personalized bricks were reserved as part of the campaign, which ended Dec. 1 and supports the university’s greatest needs.
A $1,000 check was presented Dec. 3, 2013, to leaders of Elon University's college access and success program.
The third and final year of the Worsley Match ended in October with former student-athletes giving back in record numbers.
Driven by dozens of dedicated volunteers, reunion giving programs helped raise more than $1.4 million for the university this year.
Bacchus comes to Elon from Southwestern University in Texas and will help lead efforts to build a culture of philanthropy and alumni engagement.
Events featured university updates, special guests and screenings of Elon’s new alumni video.
Cecil Worsley ’86 and his wife, JoAnna ’87, have issued the Worsley Family Match to promote former student-athlete giving during the month of October.
A gift from Adjunct Assistant Professor Barbara Rhoades in honor of her father and great aunt has doubled the space available for campus exhibits in an Arts West venue now named Gallery 406.
Through the successful DRIVE to 25, Elon Law alumni achieved a 25 percent giving rate in support of law school student scholarships.
A grant from the Concord, N.C., foundation moves the university closer to breaking ground on the project.
Nearly 3,000 parents of current students and alumni showed their support for Elon in the last fiscal year.
Gifts made from June 1, 2012, through May 31, 2013, outpaced the previous fiscal year by $2.8 million.
Elon parents Jamey Nugent and Tracey Walser ’84 Nugent pledge generous gift to the project.
A lead gift from Elon parents William J. "Bill" and Patricia "Pat" Inman will help fund construction of a new facility on main campus.
Student leaders collected more than $46,000 this year from seniors, their parents, grandparents and friends through the Senior Class Giving Campaign.
New video celebrates the campaign’s success as it comes to a close.
Sixty-six percent of Elon University employees this year made gifts to the institution in support of student scholarships, athletics programs and more.
A planned gift allowed Kelli Palmer '98 to give to Elon, a place that has had
"the single greatest impact" on this generation of her family.
Designs are complete for Elon's new performing arts facility at the Francis Center.
The Class of 2013 selected for its Class Gift the establishment of a significantly-enhanced student lounge area, increasing collaborative space for current and future students.
A generous gift from Chris ’78 P’13 and Nicolette Martin P’13 will soon create a vibrant new gathering space for alumni.
Biennial event connects scholarship donors and recipients
From April 15 - May 31, alumni can participate in a campaign to personalize a brick for installation at Elon's new alumni center
The annual program raises awareness among students that donors help cover many expenses that come with studying at Elon University.
The generosity of a donor who wishes to remain anonymous will help the program as it serves a growing number of children in need of reading assistance.
BB&T Corporation, one of the nation's largest financial services holding companies, has made a $500,000 gift to complete Hunt Softball Park.
Alumni gather to paint a familiar Elon scene.
Trustees honor the Levine-Sklut family’s support of Jewish life.
Elon trustees have named campus facilities in honor of five emeriti faculty and staff members who provided distinguished service to the university.
The Challenge has been one of Elon’s most successful fundraising efforts, bringing in 1,000 additional young alumni donors in three years.
Elon young alumni and seniors made the third and final IGNITE Challenge the most successful yet.
More than 700 young alumni have made gifts to the university and participated in the final IGNITE Challenge, which ends on March 31. Here's a sampling of what they said after making their gifts.
More than 28,000 faculty and staff, alumni, parents and friends participated in Ever Elon: The Campaign for the Future of Our University, which concluded on Dec. 31, 2011, and raised $107.3 million to support the people, programs and facilities at our university.
The goal? To surpass last year’s record-setting 60 percent participation by Elon employees.
Elon concludes the largest fundraising campaign in its history by celebrating the thousands of people who have invested in the university's future.
As the largest fundraising campaign in Elon history surpasses the $100 million mark, those who give, and those who benefit, share their stories.
A $250,000 endowment gift to the Ever Elon Campaign from The Levine-Sklut Family Foundation will significantly expand the university’s Jewish Studies program by establishing The Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies. This gift was made possible thanks to Elon parents Eric and Lori Sklut, of Charlotte, N.C.
The New Leaf Society, of Burlington, N.C., has made a gift-in-kind to the Ever Elon Campaign to support the university’s new master of physician assistant studies program. The gift will support landscaping and other work associated with renovations of the Gerald L. Francis Center, which will house the PA and physical therapy programs on Elon’s main campus.
The Faculty/Staff Campaign continues to gain momentum with a record 58 percent of employees making a gift to the university this year. Faculty and staff donors celebrated this achievement in McKinnon Hall on Wednesday, April 13. President Leo M. Lambert accepted a check for $290,464 from campaign co-chairs Jim Drummond and Rhonda Belton. Gifts have continued to come in and as of May 6, the total raised is $303,321.
A record 1,394 young alumni made gifts to Elon as part of the IGNITE Challenge in March, exceeding the 1,200 donor goal and helping to bring in $480,939 to the university. By surpassing the donor goal, young alumni enabled Elon to receive bonus gifts totaling $40,000 from Elon alumna and trustee Kerrii Anderson '79 and a group of nine young alumni. Elon is grateful to all young alumni who participated in the Challenge.
Elon honored its generous donors and students who benefit from philanthropy at the university’s Scholarship Dinner in McKinnon Hall on Feb. 28. The annual event gives donors the opportunity to meet with their student scholarship recipients and see firsthand the power of scholarships to change lives.
Talk to any Elon alumnus about his or her time at Elon and you’ll typically be greeted with a grin and a lengthy gush about a top-notch education, wonderful experiences, and lifelong friendships. Yet that enthusiasm hasn’t translated into a healthy alumni annual giving percentage for the university. That’s exactly what Elon’s Alumni Giving Outreach initiative seeks to address.