Category Archives: NU Giving

Major gifts bring Newman closer to Facing Forward goals

Over the course of Facing Forward – A Campaign for Newman University, Newman officials have received a number of gifts … Continue reading Major gifts bring Newman closer to Facing Forward goals

Avoiding the goat

People buy insurance to protect themselves if something unexpected comes their way – say, a tornado, a fire, an out-of-control … Continue reading Avoiding the goat

Estate gift helps future students, university

Newman University alumni Carm ’79 and Michael Ludlow, M.D. ’78 recently made a $500,000 bequest to their alma mater in … Continue reading Estate gift helps future students, university

Beata Banquet honors Newman donors

More than 120 guests gathered in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center Oct. 27, 2015 to be honored for their support of … Continue reading Beata Banquet honors Newman donors

Save the date – Oktoberfest 2016

Oktoberfest Party on the Plaza Saturday September 24th 2016 Founders Plaza, Newman Univeristy Make plans now to attend the 2016 … Continue reading Save the date – Oktoberfest 2016

Newman receives financial support from foundations, agencies

Newman University has received several substantial gifts and grants from foundations and corporations over the past year in support of … Continue reading Newman receives financial support from foundations, agencies

Summer and fall fundraising events

Make plans now to take part in the following events and help raise funds for Newman University students. You can … Continue reading Summer and fall fundraising events

Newman recognizes donors at first ‘Beata Benefactors Banquet’

More than 90 guests gathered in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center last November to be honored for their support of Newman … Continue reading Newman recognizes donors at first ‘Beata Benefactors Banquet’

New ‘Giving Societies’ honor donors’ generosity

Newman University is blessed to receive many gifts each year from alumni, donors and friends of the university. As a … Continue reading New ‘Giving Societies’ honor donors’ generosity

Theatre donors recognized

On May 2, Newman University recognized several major donors of the “Bringing Back Theatre” campaign with the unveiling of the … Continue reading Theatre donors recognized

Gifts from July 1, 2012– June 30, 2013

$50,000 & Above Anonymous Donor Dr. Noreen Carrocci and Mr. Robert Benson Patrick and Kathy ‘62 O’Shaughnessy Companies, Foundations, Organizations … Continue reading Gifts from July 1, 2012– June 30, 2013

Grow a legacy with newman university

A man has made at least a start on discovering the meaning of human life when he plants shade trees … Continue reading Grow a legacy with newman university

Newman University loses great friend in passing of Monsignor Thomas McGread

Monsignor Thomas McGread, a man known throughout the United States for developing and teaching Catholic stewardship as a way of … Continue reading Newman University loses great friend in passing of Monsignor Thomas McGread

Student volunteer Megan Hostick understands importance of Annual Fund

If you’re a Newman University alum who has “answered the call” during an Annual Fund Phone-A-Thon in recent years, there’s … Continue reading Student volunteer Megan Hostick understands importance of Annual Fund

Save the date for the 2013 Party on the Plaza – September 21

Newman University will host its annual fundraising event – Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest – on Saturday, Sept. 21, … Continue reading Save the date for the 2013 Party on the Plaza – September 21

Anonymous donor establishes Margaret Knoeber Scholarship

An anonymous donor has made a gift of $25,000 to establish a scholarship in honor of one of the pioneers of science … Continue reading Anonymous donor establishes Margaret Knoeber Scholarship

Recent gifts to Newman help education programs, student scholarships

Newman University has received several gifts and grants over the past year to support various programs and student scholarships. The Kansas … Continue reading Recent gifts to Newman help education programs, student scholarships

Advancement Department’s Graham, Chandler seek funding for university

University Advancement Department members Coryanne Graham and Anne Chandler focus their efforts on attaining gifts to help support students, faculty, … Continue reading Advancement Department’s Graham, Chandler seek funding for university

Gifts to the Newman Fund can truly make a difference

For anyone looking to truly make a difference in the lives of Newman University students, there is a simple and effective way to help now and for years to come – the Newman Fund.

Chelsea Whipple named Director of Annual Fund and Prospect Research

Chelsea Whipple has been named Director of Annual Fund and Prospect Research at Newman University. Whipple began employment at Newman more … Continue reading Chelsea Whipple named Director of Annual Fund and Prospect Research

The Newman Society creates legacy, recognizes donors’ future gifts

By Thomas E. Borrego, J.D. Vice President for Institutional Advancement The Newman Society was created by Newman University to recognize … Continue reading The Newman Society creates legacy, recognizes donors’ future gifts

Return of theatre program relies on widespread support

If the return of the theatre program at Newman University were a play, reviewers and critics might call it “A … Continue reading Return of theatre program relies on widespread support

Grelingers say endowment is ‘one more way to give back’ what they received

Bart and Melissa Grelinger have strong feelings about the Newman University mission and its “purpose of empowering graduates to transform society” — so much so that they are in the process of establishing an endowment to support a scholarship for students who hope to attend Newman University.

Your support helps make it all work

Paying it forward Helping someone to acquire the knowledge necessary to be successful is just like teaching someone how to … Continue reading Your support helps make it all work

‘Everything possible’

Newman University is embarking on a four-year effort to create new scholarship opportunities for students.

De Mattias Society membership grows during NU’s 75th Anniversary year

Changes in membership qualifications for the De Mattias Society have resulted in significant growth in membership for 2009-2010.

Newman focuses efforts on more scholarship support to help more students

As we end our 75th Anniversary, the university plans to focus on creating new scholarships to help make a Newman education possible to all who wish to attend.

Funding needed to keep science programs for young people viable

The desire to help young people led Professor of Biology Surendra Singh, Ph.D. to develop science programs specifically for high school students.

‘How can I help?’

I often hear from alumni, “How can I help?” Now more than ever, NU needs the help of all alumni.