Posts Tagged ‘philanthropy’

IU East Spirit of Philanthropy honors two individuals for their support of campus, students

Friday, November 15th

Indiana University East presented two awards to Rob Tolley and Dr. Gregory Woods for their generous support of the campus and its students during the annual Spirit of Philanthropy Luncheon held November 14 at Forest Hills Country Club. Vice Chancellor for External Affairs Rob Zinkan presented the awards.RobTolley

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IU East announces Wine to Water as this year’s book for “One Book, Many Voices” project

Thursday, July 25th

Indiana University East will celebrate the second year of the “One Book, Many Voices” project when classes begin in August 2013. The project mission is to foster a campus and community discussion about themes and ideas inspired by a common text in an effort to develop camaraderie, inform knowledge, and inspire action towards positive civic engagement and improvement.DocHendley

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IU East presents awards to faculty and staff, Wayne County Foundation for their contributions

Monday, November 19th

Indiana University East presented two awards, one to IU East faculty and staff and one to the Wayne County Foundation, for their generous support of the campus and its students during the annual Spirit of Philanthropy Luncheon held October 17 at Forest Hills Country Club. Vice Chancellor for External Affairs Rob Zinkan presented the awards.

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IU East announces capital campaign for Student Events Center

Wednesday, October 17th

Indiana University East announced today the public launch of “Bold Aspirations: The Campaign for the Student Events Center” at its annual Spirit of Philanthropy Luncheon at Forest Hills Country Club.

The Student Events Center will be a $4.7 million multi-purpose addition to Springwood Hall. The facility will promote student success through a comprehensive offering of co-curricular opportunities.

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Luncheon raises $10K for IU East scholarships

Tuesday, November 23rd

Indiana University East raised $10,000 during its 2010 Scholarship Luncheon held November 16 to benefit the general scholarship fund.

Funding for scholarships is critical to supporting student access to education and enhancing opportunities for success. IU East has long awarded scholarships to both incoming and continuing students in recognition of their academic achievement, leadership and community service. The generosity of IU East’s friends and alumni has made it possible to help more students than ever before this academic year, with over $450,000 in scholarships awarded.

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IU East gathering donations for Chester Heights residents affected by fire

Wednesday, November 3rd

Indiana University East will collect items for the Chester Heights Building B residents who lost their homes to a fire on October 27. Anyone interested in donating gift cards, clothing, toiletries, or other household necessities, may drop-off items at upcoming events.

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Howl for Haiti raises over $600

Wednesday, March 17th

IU East raised $674 for Howl for Haiti!

Howl for Haiti was a fundraising drive held Feb. 1-5 to benefit victims of the recent earthquakes in Haiti. Donations were provided to the American Red Cross. 

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Howl for Haiti to raise donations

Friday, January 29th

Indiana University East is planning a fundraising drive to benefit victims of the recent earthquakes in Haiti.

The fundraising effort will kick off during the IU East men’s basketball home game against Berea College on Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. at the Richmond High School Tiernan Center.

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IU East to receive $50,000 match from IU for campus beautification initiative

Wednesday, June 17th

Indiana University East Chancellor Nasser Paydar received good news during the Celebration of Campus and Community.

Indiana University President Michael McRobbie made a surprise announcement, stating that the university would match contributions to IU East’s campus beautification initiative up to $50,000.

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Reid Orthopedics Sports Medicine Center donates new basketball goals for IU East

Tuesday, November 18th

Red WolvesReid Orthopedics Sports Medicine Center has made a major investment in Indiana University East Athletics with the donation of new basketball goals for the 2008-09 season to IU East and Richmond High School. 

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