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Giving


Recent Gifts and Grants

Foundation supporters provide essential gifts for key initiatives at Southwestern.

ORGANIZATIONS:

Newby Memorial Student Loan Fund   $19,150  January 2014

  • A gift of $19,150 was received in support of the Newby Memorial Student Loan Fund.

Husch Blackwell, LLP  $10,000  January 2014

  • The firm of Husch Blackwell, LLP sent its first $10,000 pledge payment toward a $50,000 pledge to honor alumnus and Trustee, Bob Dupuy.

The M.D. Anderson Foundation  $50,000  December 2013

  • The M.D. Anderson Foundation granted $50,000 to the new science center.

The McCombs Foundation  $305,000  December 2013

  • The McCombs Foundation made pledge payments toward current commitments: $50,000 to the football program, $250,00 to the Thinking Ahead Campaign, and $5,000 to the Schrum Paideia Fund.

The Hatton W. Sumners Foundation  $80,000 December 2013

  • The Hatton W. Sumners Foundation granted $80,000 for the Sumners Scholarship program.

The John & Maurine Cox Foundation  $25,000  December 2013

  • The John & Maurine Cox Foundation granted $25,000 to the Southwestern Fund.

The Eugene H. Lott Revocable Trust   $75,000  December 2013

  • The Eugene H. Lott Revocable Trust gave $75,000 to the Southwestern Fund.

The Fondren Foundation   $62,500  December 2013

  • The Fondren Foundation made a $62,500 payment on their $1,000,000 pledge to the science center.

The Cullen Foundation  $1,000,000  December 2013

  • The Cullen Foundation made its third and final payment of $1,000,000 on a $3,000,000 pledge to the science center.

The Albert & Margaret Alkek Foundation  $100,000  December 2013

  • The Alkek Foundation made a $100,000 payment on a pledge made in June to the science center.

The James S. Kemper Foundation  $16,500  November 2013

  • The James S. Kemper Foundation contributed $16,500 for Kemper Foundation Scholarships.

 

 INDIVIDUALS:

  • A friend of President Burger’s made a pledge payment of $25,000 toward a $100,000 commitment to Southwestern. January 2014
  • Parents of a current student issued a challenge to other parents in December and offered to add $200 to each new gift from current parents. The challenge raised over $70,000 and attracted gifts from 292 parents.   December 2013
  • A current parent from New York contributed $10,000 to the Southwestern Fund.   December 2013
  • An alumni couple, one of whom is also a trustee, from Houston made their initial $25,000 pledge payment toward their total pledge of $100,000 to the new science center.   December 2013
  • An alumni couple in Colorado gave $10,000 to the Rundell-Bell Endowed Scholarship fund and $750 to the Jesse Purdy Endowed Fund.   December 2013
  • An alumnus in Houston contributed $20,000 to the new science center.   December 2013
  • An alumnus from Temple gave $10,000 to the new science center.   December 2013
  • An alumnus contributed $10,832 to the Earl Moseley Endowed Scholarship Fund.   December 2013
  • Friends of Southwestern from Arizona gave $10,000 to the Lord Endowed Scholarship Fund.   December 2013
  • An alumni couple, one of whom is also a trustee, contributed $10,000 to the Southwestern Fund. December 2013
  • An alumni couple, one of whom is also a trustee, contributed $8,000 to the Southwestern Fund and $2,000 to the Coach Jim Mallon Baseball Field House.   December 2013
  • Friends of Southwestern, one of whom is also a trustee, contributed $40,000 to the Southwestern Fund. December 2013
  • An alumni couple, one of whom is also a trustee, contributed $5,000 to their endowed scholarship fund and $5,000 to the Southwestern Fund.   December 2013
  • An alumna from Houston gave $12,500 to the new science center and $12,500 to the Southwestern Fund. December 2013
  • An alumni couple, one of whom is also a trustee, gave $10,000 to the Pi Kappa Alpha-Alpha Omicron Endowed Scholarship Fund.   December 2013
  • Parents of a graduate gave $20,000 to the Southwestern Fund.   December 2013
  • An alumna from California gave $10,000 to the Southwestern Fund.   December 2013
  • Friends of Southwestern from Georgetown gave $20,000 to their endowed scholarship fund. December 2013