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You're a Big Deal at IC
Your generosity, your commitment, your investment in the lives of our students, in a word: WOW.
And the best part is . . . there are others out there just like you. People who know the value of an IC experience, the greatness of the education found on our campus.
So take a few minutes. Click through the links in the following pages and find your name. Find your friends' names. Your coworkers, your family members, your old professors.
You're keeping some good company -- and you're all aces in our book.
Blue & Gold Society
Your generosity does incredible things. It creates a rich learning community that enables students to shine, grow, and become their true selves. Individually and collectively, donors recognized by the Blue & Gold Society are changing student lives for the better, every single day.
Leadership gifts to the college provide the transformative moments that define an IC education. Though the 2015-2016 academic year was the inaugural one for the Blue & Gold Society, the influence of this dedicated group of philanthropists will be felt for years to come. With your participation in the growing and thriving Blue & Gold Society community, you make a real difference.
Hats off to Seniors
There's a lot going on during a student's senior year at IC, and the members of the class of 2016 listed below added one more thing to their to-do list: make a gift to Ithaca College.
We thank our most recent alumni for their generosity, and are proud of the example they've set for future classes.
Leaving a Legacy
The W. Grant Egbert Founder's Society, now called the Founder's Circle, is a select group of Ithaca College donors who have included a gift to IC in their will or other estate plans. The Founder's Circle is a part of the Blue & Gold Society, a community of the college's leading philanthropists.
When W. Grant Egbert founded the Ithaca Conservatory of Music in 1892, he had a vision to create an institution that offered a superior quality of instruction. In 1992, the year of Ithaca's centennial, the Founder's Society was established to honor those who make a continuing commitment to Egbert's vision through planned giving. Donors who make planned gifts play a vital role in ensuring that Ithaca offers unparalleled educational opportunities well beyond their lifetimes.
We'd like to offer a sincere thank you to the following individuals who have remembered Ithaca College in their will or other estate plans.
Philanthropic support from corporations, foundations, and other organizations is crucial to fostering and sustaining the unique educational experience at Ithaca College.
Working closely with IC's Office of Sponsored Research, the Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations focuses on institutional priorities such as curricular and programmatic initiatives, faculty research, capital improvements, scholarships, equipment, and endowments. We assist faculty and other staff with locating funding sources, preparing and submitting grant proposals, and stewarding relationships, including follow-up grant reporting.
The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations wants to sincerely thank the many corporate, foundation, and organizational donors listed here for their support of Ithaca College during fiscal year 2016.
Making a Match
Matching gifts make a difference, doubling or even tripling one person's contribution to the IC experience.
Here, you'll find the names of companies who contributed to the college last year by matching an employee's gift. Matching gifts are a simple way to increase the effect of philanthropy and make life at Ithaca College even better.
We extend our thanks to these organizations and their employees for going the extra mile to help IC students get the best education possible.