A notable quote: ‘Thank you, donors!’
Two UNK students pursuing their passion – Early Childhood – feel grateful for the people who support this University of Nebraska priority.
Donors (like you) helped this doctor reach her dream
UNMC’s Dr. Amy Hellman now leads one of just 39 clinics in the nation that are considered “Centers of Excellence” for Huntington’s Disease. “It’s because of the generous support of donors like you that I was able to pursue my dream,” she says.
A healthy collaboration.
A healthy collaboration: UNMC and UNK help students positively impact rural health care.
With $250K gift, Sahlings help more students who eye a UNK education
John and Sonia want to help even more students attend UNK, especially first-generation college students.
UNK focuses on community college transfer students with new scholarship program
Gifts of $1,000 to the Loper Advantage Scholarship Fund will be matched, doubling the donor’s gift.
Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan
Mississippi Mud, BBQ and Michael Jordan: Students learn a lot about NU’s new president, Hank Bounds
Three hundred reasons for giving back
UNK donor says a gift from two professors back in the day “was really a miracle” to him.
“Our Students, Our Future” initiative to raise $200 million in support of NU students
Increased access and success for current and future students is the focus of a two-year, $200 million fundraising initiative announced Sep. 24.
Gift helps UNK students make meals for those in need
The Barbara L. Johnson Endowment for Student Community Services provides annual support for UNK’s Campus Kitchen and its mission to feed in-need community members.
Brian and Carey Hamilton provide lead gift for UNK locker room project
“In order for UNK to be successful with a new dynamic football coach, you also need great facilities,” Brian Hamilton said.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska creates scholarship for students at UNK preparing for service in rural health care
The company has made a gift to create an endowed fund to forever support high school graduates from rural counties in Nebraska.
$4 million private fundraising goal met for Health Science Education Complex at UNK
The new academic facility is a collaboration of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and University of Nebraska at Kearney to meet growing demand for primary and rural health care.
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.