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Ferrum College Celebrates Increased Giving During Fiscal Year 2020

Despite a spring semester that was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, including the cancelation of the spring athletic season, Ferrum College is celebrating a substantial increase in unrestricted giving to the Ferrum Fund and to Ferrum athletics. “We asked our alumni and friends for support, and they responded in an overwhelming way,” said Vice President [...]

Ferrum College Celebrates Increased Giving During Fiscal Year 20202020-07-17T14:31:36+00:00

Ferrum College Will Participate in #FerrumStrong Giving Day on May 5

On May 5, 2020, Ferrum College invites donors to make a gift to the Ferrum Fund to keep #FerrumStrong. The Ferrum Fund provides current and future students with: quality academic programs hands-on learning experiences scholarships internship, undergraduate research, and study abroad opportunities student activities, athletic programs, and service projects opportunities that strengthen resumés and give [...]

Ferrum College Will Participate in #FerrumStrong Giving Day on May 52020-04-13T12:13:26+00:00

Phillips Believe Alumni Giving Critical to Continued Success

“We met at Ferrum College 50 years ago this year. Ferrum is a part of our lives and a place where we can make a difference,” says Baxter Phillips ’66, of the support he and his wife, Sharon ’66, give to Ferrum College. As a Trustee of the College, Phillips sees firsthand the necessity [...]

Phillips Believe Alumni Giving Critical to Continued Success2019-03-21T21:04:02+00:00

Butz Foundation Gift Aids Students with Learning Disabilities

Teddy Butz ’88 The Butz Foundation was founded in the mid-1950s with a mission of support for programs that benefit humanity, education, medical research, and society as a whole. Ferrum College has gratefully been a recipient of the foundation’s generosity for several projects throughout the years. According to Teddy Butz ’88, a [...]

Butz Foundation Gift Aids Students with Learning Disabilities2019-03-21T21:05:14+00:00

Dining Services Fund Example of Living Motto

Service Director Mike Ferguson ’81 (right) marches with students in the Centennial Parade. The Dining Services Auxiliary Fund was created in 2004 by dining services staff and Jeff Gring, then associate vice president for operations, to directly assist students with the cost of textbooks. In the inaugural year, 100 percent of the [...]

Dining Services Fund Example of Living Motto2019-03-25T20:36:42+00:00