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Making History: Elon LEADS Campaign concludes raising a record $260 million
January 12, 2023
During the largest fundraising campaign in Elon history, donors provided funding for hundreds of new scholarships, access to engaged learning programs, faculty and staff mentors and Elon’s iconic campus.
Transformational Elon LEADS campaign enters final weeks
December 15, 2022
President Connie Book and Elon LEADS Campaign co-chairs Christian Wiggins ’03, Priscilla Awkard ’95, Maity Interiano ’07 and Jack McMackin ’08 share the historic impact of the largest campaign in the university’s history. There's still time to make a difference in the campaign. Elon LEADS ends on Dec. 31, 2022.
Lissy Family Foundation endows Elon Engagement Scholarship with generous gift
November 29, 2022
The scholarship established by Elon parents Dave and Suzanne Lissy P’24 through the Lissy Family Foundation will help recruit outstanding students who will become graduates the world needs. The couple’s gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign, which concludes Dec. 31, 2022.
A Will to Lead: Whitt family endows scholarship to assist Elon student-athletes
November 17, 2022
Elon alumnus and parent Grayson Whitt ’79 P’08 P’09 and his wife Connie Whitt P’08 P’09 continue their loyal support of Elon athletics by making a generous gift through their estate. Their gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
Wilson family endows Elon Engagement Scholarship to increase access to Elon
November 10, 2022
The scholarship created by Elon parents William and Laura Wilson P’23 will help recruit outstanding students who will become graduates the world needs. The couple’s gift has helped fuel the success of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
A Will to Lead: Alumni make generous estate gifts to ‘empower the next generation’
November 1, 2022
Alumni Rich ’97 and Jenn Nowalk ’99 continue their loyal support of Elon to help secure the university’s future. Their estate gifts are part of the Elon LEADS Campaign, which concludes on Dec. 31.
Elon parents Clay and Cameron Smith: ‘We’re full of gratitude for Elon’
July 15, 2022
A generous gift from Elon parents Clay and Cameron Smith P’22 will endow a scholarship in the Elon College Fellows program. Their gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign whose top priority is increasing scholarship funding.
Trapani family endows scholarship, faculty excellence award in business
June 28, 2022
The gift from Elon parents Kevin and Jennifer Trapani P’07 P’23 P’24 will broaden access to an Elon education and support faculty research on corporate social responsibility. Their gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
Elon parents make $250,000 endowment gift to Counseling Services
June 22, 2022
The generosity of George and Marla Theofel P’22 will expand mental health programs and services for all Elon students. Their gift is part of the Elon LEADS Campaign.
A Will to Lead: Estate gift from alumnus Wally Sawyer ’64 and wife Rae Sawyer to provide scholarships for Elon students
June 9, 2022
By placing Elon in their will, the Sawyers have joined A Will to Lead, an initiative that has inspired donors to contribute more than $12 million in estate gifts to the Elon LEADS Campaign.