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Perry and Rosemary RashleighKU Alumni 'Pay It Forward' With Gift Creating 5 Scholarships

Perry and Rosemary Rashleigh knew the value of a quality education. To honor their time at KU, they created five gifts that will make a lasting impact for KU students and families. Read More

 

 

John EylerKU Alumnus Creates Art Scholarships and Increases Music, Architecture Scholarship

"I think people would be surprised at the impact they can have, creating just one scholarship, even a partial scholarship," he said. "It will continue to grow and keep on giving forever — and you'll be helping a student enter into your field, a field you're interested in, or a field that doesn't have a lot of scholarships." Read More

John Eyler, Bachelor of Environmental Design 1980, Bachelor of Architecture 1994, Kansas City, Mo.

Estate commitment — establishing new scholarships in visual art and art history and increasing his existing architecture and music scholarships

Rick and Barbara MacArthurGratitude for Their KU Education Inspires Alumni to Give

"I can't even think how many times we have said how grateful we are for the education we received at KU. Both of our families instilled the value of education, and we are believers in public education as a cornerstone." Read More

Barbara MacArthur, RN, Master of Nursing 1981, and Richard (Rick) MacArthur, M.D., Bachelor of Anthropology, M.D. 1973, Kansas City, Mo.

Estate commitment and outright gifts — establishing scholarships for nursing and medicine students

donor-don-faught.jpgPreparing KU Students for the Global Marketplace

"Major companies today are becoming more international. However, people in other countries don't necessarily view business the way we do. It's important for our students to have the opportunity to experience different cultures and attitudes — it makes them more capable of working in today's global marketplace."

Don Faught, B.S. 1973 Mechanical Engineering, Red Feather Lakes, Colo.

Estate commitment — to support international studies by students in the School of Engineering

donor-darrel-cohoon.jpgAddressing the College's Greatest Needs

"KU is a great asset for the state and a wonderful opportunity for Kansas kids. It deserves support from those of us who've benefited from it."

Darrel Cohoon, B.A. English 1965, and Sharon Cohoon, 1966, Huntington Beach, Calif.

Bequest expectancy to provide unrestricted support for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Contact Us

Andy Morrison

Andy Morrison
Assistant Vice President,
Gift Planning

Phone: (785) 832-7327
Fax: (785) 832-7493
P.O. Box 928
Lawrence, KS 66044-0928

Email: amorrison@kuendowment.org

Kristin Shore

Kristin Shore
Associate Development Director,
Gift Planning

Phone: (785) 832-7341
Fax: (785) 832-7493
P.O. Box 928
Lawrence, KS 66044-0928

Email: kshore@kuendowment.org