March 16, 2023
Community joins to support U-M on Giving Blueday 2023
Donors from across the U-M community — and around the world — gave more than $5.3 million to support initiatives, programs, organizations and more on Giving Blueday, U-M’s annual day of giving.
March 24, 2022
Naming of Ginsberg Center’s new building honors lives of service
A $10 million gift from William and Inger Ginsberg supports construction of a new home for the Edward Ginsberg Center for Community Service and Learning, which regents voted to name the Edward and Rosalie Ginsberg Building.
March 14, 2022
U-M seeks community support during eighth Giving Blueday
Giving Blueday, U-M’s 24-hour day of giving, will take place March 16. Throughout the day, university community members can give to the programs and causes they care most about.
December 14, 2021
$5M Weill gift supports graduate student fellowships at Ford School
A $5 million gift from Joan and Sanford I. Weill and the Weill Family Foundation to the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy will support three graduate fellowships in perpetuity.
October 21, 2021
$25M gift to help fund computer science, information building
A $25 million gift from the Leinweber Foundation, founded by software entrepreneur Larry Leinweber, will help fund the Leinweber Computer Science and Information Building.
October 7, 2021
SEAS receives $11M gift to expand environmental justice work
The NorthLight Foundation and Dan and Sheryl Tishman are giving more than $11.12 million to help the School for Environment and Sustainability expand its environmental justice efforts and impact at a pivotal time for social justice.
September 10, 2021
Howard Bragman creates million-dollar ‘coming out’ fund
Alumnus and public relations leader Howard Bragman has made a $1 million bequest to establish the Howard Bragman Coming Out Fund to provide emergency financial assistance to students through U-M’s Spectrum Center.
April 28, 2021
$5M gift expands UMMA’s Chinese art, creates endowment
U-M alumnus and longtime U-M Museum of Art supporter William Weese has given a gift of art and endowment with a combined value of about $5 million that will expand the museum’s Chinese ceramics collection.
April 20, 2021
Ross School receives gift of more than $1M for Business+Impact
The Stephen M. Ross School of Business has received more than $1 million as a result of a gift from the Applebaum Family Philanthropy to support its Business+Impact initiative.
April 8, 2021
Kohn gift to help Ford School expand work in social policy, equity
Gifts totaling $17 million from the Kohn Charitable Trust will establish a resource hub at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy to research policy promoting social equity and inclusion for all U.S. residents.