Generous donors change the lives of students and others in Nebraska every day.
Heeeeeeere's Johnny's latest gift
Renovation project, is being made possible with a gift from the John W. Carson Foundation.
Cancer center to be named for Fred and Pamela Buffett
A new cancer center at the University of Nebraska will be named the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, thanks to a gift from Pamela Buffett.
Donor's generosity even touched those who touched the stars
Eileen Ryan loved helping people.
Generous donor picks Lincoln over London
From a conversation with Jean Shaw.
This gift is music to the ears for grad students
Students are singing praises for a new fellowship award recently gifted to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln School of Music
Holocaust survivor tells story to save others
Sam Fried was 15 when he was captured and sent to Auschwitz.
Cancer survivor gives back
Now three years cancer-free, Pilcher-Huerter “strives to pay it back” to the place and the people who gave her back her life.
Ag professor helps others grow
The seed of the Hoegemeyer tree took root in this soil long ago. It grew strong, against long odds.
He had the music in him
He taught them how to sing and, in the process, how to soar in life.
Sisters share parents' gift for giving
Winslow and Irene Van Brunt taught their children to value people.
Who was Mr. Lied?
If you live in Nebraska, you’ve probably benefited from the legacy of Ernst F. Lied.
Her mother's designs helped designer succeed
Mary Mitchell of Omaha’s recently published book, Drawn to Fashion, covers her 45 years as a fashion illustrator.
NU Foundation receives state’s highest award for employee wellness programs
The University of Nebraska Foundation has received the Governor’s Harvester Wellness Award, the state’s highest award in recognition of employee wellness programs.
UNMC breaks ground on new welcome center
On June 24, 2019, the University of Nebraska Medical Center community gathered to ceremonially break ground on its new campus welcome center — the Wigton Heritage Center — as well as launch the renovation of Wittson Hall and the McGoogan Library.
Private gifts establish learning commons at UNL’s East Campus library
The new learning space will be named the Dinsdale Family Learning Commons in honor of Dinsdale brothers, Roy and Jack, who are University of Nebraska alumni.