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.
2 WIN grants to assist grandparents, UNL students
Women Investing in Nebraska awarded two $93,000 grants to assist a pilot program making mental health counselors more accessible at UNL residence halls and helping the Nebraska Children’s Home Society expand its support network for grandparents.
Osbornes and Varners honored with highest development service award
Nancy and Tom Osborne and Paula and Woody Varner have been conferred the 2019 Harlan J. Noddle Award for Distinguished Development Service in recognition of the years they advocated for the university and their involvement with private philanthropy for the university.
Holthus and Raikeses honored with highest volunteer service award
Kelly Holthus of York and Jeff and Tricia Raikes of Seattle and Ashland, Nebraska, are 2019 recipients of the Perry W. Branch Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service.