$1 Million Raised to Support Students During All in for Wesleyan
Students Thank Donors on TAG Day
McLean County Scholarship Annual Guarantee Increases to $30,000
Siblings Thank Benefactors for Investment in Student Success
Phoenix Gates to be Dedicated at Homecoming
Like a Good Neighbor
$3.5 Million Gift to Benefit Illinois Wesleyan School of Music
Gene and Marilyn Nuziard Establish Eight-Figure Scholarship Endowment
Simmons '20 Honored with Community Leadership Award
Acacia Fraternity Honored for Philanthropy and Service
Williams '18 to Serve in Peace Corps
Collaboration with Habitat for Humanity Enters 25th Year
Student, Faculty and Alumni Bring Aid to Kenyan Health Clinic
Wilson Atrium Dedicated in Honor of Former IWU President, First Lady
Students Contribute in Effort to End Neglected Tropical Diseases
IWU Students Spring Into Action With Habitat for Humanity
Student Wins Mini-Grant to Support Bloom Community School
University, Students Celebrate State Farm Scholarship Support
Student Organization Fills Shoeboxes with Joy of Holiday Season
Student Earns $500 Grant for YWCA
25 New Scholarships Established
At the 2011 Scholarship Benefactors and Awards Recipients Dinner, Illinois Wesleyan announced 25 new scholarships named in honor of the donors who made them possible.
New Look for Ames School of Art
A gift from Chuck '50 and Jay Ames '49 is providing renovations and a new entry for the Ames School of Art.
Harrington Endows Professorship
Emeritus Professor Robert Harrington is establishing a new endowed professorship.
Armstrong Named Goodwill Ambassador
Flora Harris Armstrong '43 has been tapped to be Goodwill Ambassador for the Transforming Lives campaign.
Gift Supports New Building
A substantial gift from Kent '62 and Sue Wallace of Dallas will support the planned Main Classroom Building.
Gifts Announced at Homecoming
Major gifts announced at Homecoming 2010 included more than $1 million given by Howard and Sharon Linton Fricke '60.
16 New Scholarships Announced
Sixteen new scholarships were celebrated at the 2010 Scholarship Benefactors and Awards Recipients Dinner.
New Endowment Funds Support School of Nursing
Two new endowment funds will support Illinois Wesleyan's School of Nursing.
Tucci Gift Establishes New Endowed Professorship
In a lasting tribute to the professors who transformed his life, Byron Tucci '66 has established a new endowed professorship.
Gifts of All Sizes Make an Impact
Wesleyan Fund giving by alumni such as Amanda Watson '01 and Ross Straseske '06 will be a key to the campaign's success.
Transforming Lives Campaign Announced
Illinois Wesleyan kicked off its $125-million Transforming Lives campaign and announced that $73 million has been pledged so far.
Chuck '50 & Jay Ames '49 Make $25,000,000 Endowment Gift
The Ames' gift, the largest in University history, will go to the endowment and be used primarily to name endowed faculty.
Herbert & Susan Getz '77
$250,000 Scholarship Fund
The Getz Scholarship Fund will help keep the Wesleyan promise alive for students who need financial assistance.
John '82 & Joann Horton
$250,000 Wesleyan Fund Gift
Donations to the Wesleyan Fund, an annual giving program, provide financial assistance to students and support for key campus programs.
Roger & Stevie Joslin
$1,000,000 Building Addition
With this gift, the Memorial Center will be expanded with additional meeting, reception and banquet space with views overlooking the main quadrangle.
The Shirk Center, an important asset to the campus and community, will maintain its bright future with this gift from the Shirk family.
Coyner '54 & Donna Smith
$250,000 Scholarship Fund
The Smith Scholars Fund will provide merit scholarships to students with high academic potential.
$500,000 Wesleyan Fund Gift
Gifts to the Wesleyan Fund help support a wide range of programs and activities, ranging from student financial aid to campus life activities.
▷ See a Photo Gallery from campaign kickoff galas in Bloomington and Chicago.
▷ Watch a video recording of the Transforming Lives campaign announcement to faculty and staff.