News

Every gift, every year helps GW students reach their potential in the classroom, and in life.  The stories below reflect the impact of philanthropy on our GW community.

Service & Engagement

Tyler McManus, CCAS '18 at Veterans Memorial Park

Crowdfunding effort improves the Military Community Center

November 09, 2017

Before the Military Community Center opened in 2016, a few things were not quite in order.

GW and Girl Rising

November 08, 2017

 

LGBTQ Community-Driven Cancer Research Advisory Board

GW Cancer Center Works to Ensure Quality Care for All

November 08, 2017

by Michele Lynn

The opening of the  Cisneros Institute.

Cisneros Institute Encourages Students to Reach Their Potential

July 05, 2017
A $7 million gift from Gilbert Cisneros, BA ’94, and his wife, Jacki created The Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute to provide students with scholarships and fellowships to address undermatching, when students of high potential do not matriculate to selective universities.
Steve and Terry Godfrey with daughter, Brigid and son, Kieran.

Family Supports Student Services

June 16, 2017

As the first in her family who will graduate from college, Gaby Madrid, GWSPH ‘17, is forging a new path.

GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer introduces Louis and Manette Mayberg

Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership Opens

March 31, 2017
The Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership officially opened during a dinner and reception on March 15.
GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer introduces Louis and Manette Mayberg

Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership Opens

March 31, 2017
The Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership officially opened during a dinner and reception on March 15.

Donor Honey Nashman, Students Share Perspectives on Giving

August 29, 2016

“GW is a great university with a heart,” says Honey W. Nashman, associate professor emerita of sociology and human services. And she should know.

GW Law Student Leverages Scholarship to Promote Human Rights

August 12, 2015

Wendy Aluoch, a third-year law student at GW, has a seemingly simple goal: to make a difference.