WCU: GivingTuesday 2021

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177% of $250,000 goal
443
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This campaign ended on December 03, 2021, but you can still make a gift to Western Carolina University by clicking here!
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About

WCU loves our Catamount Alumni and Friends!

Thank you for making a big impact through scholarship support.

We appreciate your generosity and have this special message for you from students, Chancellor Brown, and other WCU leaders.

 Read more about how much was raised and the impact it has here.

For more information, contact annualgiving@wcu.edu or call 828.227.7124

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THANK YOU for your support on GivingTuesday

Hear from WCU students, Alumni, and campus members on how November 30, 2021 is a day of celebration through donations to the General Scholarship Fund and supporting all of our WCU students.

Ways those have joined us:

  • Donating oneself
  • Matching or challenging others in giving
  • Share the link and message through email or social media
  • See if your company offers matching gifts

Thank you for watching and supporting educational opportunities for Catamounts now and for generations to come.

 Read more about how much the impact it makes here.

162 days ago by Matthew Kemper
Six-figure bequest pushes WCU past its Giving Tuesday goal

Western Carolina University has met its Giving Tuesday goal of raising a minimum of $250,000 to broaden access to scholarship support for students, thanks to a six-figure bequest from a New Mexico teacher who wanted to recognize her late mother’s love for the university.

Read more about the generosity of the Monteith Sharpton Family and their appreciation for education in the story link below.

https://www.wcu.edu/stories/po...


168 days ago by Matthew Kemper
Student testimonials why scholarships matter.

These students represent many more on campus like them that need your support for life-changing education and opportunities


169 days ago by Matthew Kemper
TODAY is Giving Tuesday at WCU!!

Scholarships are vitally important to the success of our current and future Catamounts!

Learn about our 2021 initiative and read more here: https://www.wcu.edu/stories/po...

170 days ago by Matthew Kemper

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