Current Foundation News
Bradley Boe finds empowerment in a new scholarship for students with spinal cord injuries.
The UNLV Medical School and its students have been among the beneficiaries.
Triple-major Martha Amaya’s research explores the interactions between policing, public policy, and crowd science.
Asking the right questions is critical in helping this "Data Diva" obtain the information she needs to assist UNLV, its alumni, and its friends.
Real estate developer Mark Fine helps advance the UNLV School of Medicine.
Seeing her dean get a pie in his face was part of her greatest day on campus.
Foundation In The News
UConn's fundraising arm on Wednesday named a philanthropic executive from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), as its new CEO and president.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Foundation has selected Encompass from iModules as its technology platform for fundraising and alumni communications.
Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today reported strong momentum in adoption rates among higher education institutions seeking an integrated, smart cloud solution set to help improve campus-wide collaboration, strengthen relationships with alumni and supporters, drive a streamlined scholarship process, and advance fundraising and marketing activities.
One of two regents pushing most vigorously for UNLV President Len Jessup’s ouster brushed off the notion that the board should be concerned about fundraising at the university despite a mounting revolt by some of the school’s largest backers.
UNLV set a record for fundraising in the just-concluded fiscal year, attracting more than $93 million in new gifts and pledges. A last-minute $25 million anonymous gift to UNLV’s new medical school was the donation that led to the record. “It would never have been possible without the donors, friends and alumni,” said Scott Roberts, vice president for philanthropy and alumni engagement and president of the UNLV Foundation. “They’re the ones who are investing in making this a great place.”
Detached from the Raiders relocation drama, UNLV’s football team still has a real opportunity to play in a fancy new stadium within the next few years.