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UC San Diego Participates in National #GivingTuesday for Second Year

November 21, 2013

Black Friday and Cyber Monday now have a philanthropic counterpart: #GivingTuesday. The national day of giving—currently in its second year—is slated for Dec. 3. UC San Diego is once again participating as an official partner of #GivingTuesday, which encourages charitable giving and celebrates the spirit of philanthropy.

Book Recognizes San Diego’s Philanthropic Women Who are Changing the World

November 1, 2019

It is clear from the title artwork of “She Who Inspires” that the face of philanthropy is changing. Debuted Oct. 25 by the University of California San Diego Office of Gift Planning, the new book recognizes over 115 female philanthropists throughout the San Diego region.

Students Give a Philanthropic Start to the New School Year

October 18, 2011

The UC San Diego Student Foundation—one of the only student foundations in the country—received a record 505 donations in its first fundraising week of the year

UC San Diego Joins National #GivingTuesday to Open the Holiday Giving Season

November 20, 2012

…San Diego Joins National #GivingTuesday to Open the Holiday Giving Season First there was Black Friday. Then came Cyber Monday. Now, #GivingTuesday is making its debut. UC San Diego is joining nonprofits and corporate partners across the nation to create a national day of giving at the start of the…

Philanthropist and UC San Diego Supporter Anne Ratner Dies at 100

November 10, 2011

Local philanthropist, community leader and UC San Diego supporter Anne Ratner has died at the age of 100. For more than six decades, Ratner has been a beloved volunteer and philanthropist in San Diego, actively supporting numerous arts, sciences, service and Jewish organizations.

Teaching Young Alumni to Become Lifelong Donors

August 24, 2012

Charity Stone feels the financial pressure of being a mother of two and a fulltime student at the University of California, San Diego. But this fall her budget burden will be lightened with a Student Foundation scholarship raised by her fellow students.

UC San Diego Names Steve Gamer Vice Chancellor – Advancement

January 6, 2014

The University of California, San Diego today announced the appointment of Steve Gamer as vice chancellor - advancement with responsibility for leading campus fundraising efforts and alumni relations; he will also serve as president of the UC San Diego Foundation. An associate vice chancellor for development at the University of…

Annie and John So Continue Family’s Philanthropic Legacy at UC San Diego

May 29, 2020

In continuing their family’s philanthropic legacy, Annie and John So—the children of two loyal and long-time supporters of UC San Diego and its School of Global Policy and Strategy (GPS)—have recently made a generous gift to UC San Diego to recognize and honor their parents Marion and Kwan So.

Students Give a Philanthropic Start to the New School Year

October 18, 2011

Students Give a Philanthropic Start to the New School Year UC San Diego Student Foundation—one of the only student foundations in country—received record 505 donations in its first fundraising week of the year Students at the University of California, San Diego are focused on more than just classes this fall;…

Benefunder to Launch New Funding Channel for Higher Education Research

August 11, 2014

Benefunder, a San Diego-based philanthropic research funding platform for higher education institutions, and the University of California, San Diego, recognized as one of the top 15 research universities worldwide, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to embark on a two-year pilot program. The long-term goal of the partnership between…

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