December 4, 2019
Donors made 15,887 gifts to U-M — a nearly 26 percent increase over last year — on the sixth annual Giving Blueday, which coincided with Giving Tuesday — a worldwide day of giving Dec. 3.
June 20, 2019
The William L. Clements Library has received $10 million from The Avenir Foundation to endow a named directorship of the library and rename its rare book room.
May 16, 2019
Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch have donated more than $2.8 million to the U-M Museum of Art to enhance and develop its exhibitions program. The museum’s apse will be named in their honor.
February 5, 2019
The university has released the final results of its Victors for Michigan campaign, which closed Dec. 31, 2018, with more than 398,000 donors giving $5.28 billion.
January 11, 2019
Two new gifts totaling $8.2 million to LSA from alumna and retired professor Ilene Forsyth will secure the future study of medieval art at U-M and provide educational and research opportunities for faculty and students.
December 6, 2018
A $2.5 million gift by the Kohn Charitable Trust will establish a new professorship of social justice and social policy at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
December 5, 2018
Lisa and Christopher Jeffries have committed $33 million to the Law School, with the gift’s entirety dedicated to student support. The school’s South Hall will be renamed Jeffries Hall.
November 28, 2018
Donors made 12,635 gifts to U-M on the fifth annual Giving Blueday, raising $3,638,612 over 24 hours Tuesday for university causes of of donors’ choice.
November 20, 2018
U-M’s fifth annual Giving Blueday, a 24-hour fundraising campaign for hundreds of different programs and university causes, will be Nov. 27 with a goal of more than 10,000 gifts.
November 14, 2018
A $3 million gift from Toyota Motor Corp. endows the first named professorship in artificial intelligence at U-M and provides additional funding to support AI and robotics faculty.