Recent News and Features
An update on IRA gifts for donors and their advisors to consider as they make charitable gift plans for the remainder of 2015.
Princeton Athletics held its second “Tiger Athletics Give Day”, a 24-hour online giving competition, on Dec. 1 – with the theme of “Show Your Stripes” - and the final totals reveal a nearly 50% jump in total dollars raised from the first one.
China—home to the largest population and second largest economy in the world—is the only superpower that is still in the process of being defined both domestically and internationally. The scope and speed of its transformation from an isolated, largely agrarian nation to one of great economic and political power is unprecedented in human history.
Gift Establishes William H. Janeway Fund to Deepen Connections Between the Study of Finance and Other Fields of Economics
A $5.6 million gift from investor William H. Janeway ’65 has established a fund that will support collaborative teaching and research in finance and other fields of economics at Princeton University.
Recent People and Priorities
Both Charles Allen and Raymond Beagle found their Princeton plans disrupted by World War II, yet the sense of service that led them to join the war effort stayed with them throughout their lives. Grateful for their Princeton education, both men have made planned gifts to benefit future generations.
Matthew Kritz dreamed of coming to Princeton. He worked hard, got accepted, but worried that the expense might derail his dream. The University’s generous scholarship donors eliminated that concern. He is among the roughly 60 percent of undergraduates who are Princetonians thanks to financial aid, which is funded primarily by scholarship gifts.
Princeton’s scientists are conducting research with real-world impact, pursuing solutions that can improve human health, reduce dependence on fossil fuels, safeguard the environment, and help unravel the mysteries of the universe.
Happy Holidays from Annual Giving
In the spirit of the season, we invite you to view a special Princeton video, which we hope will evoke for you the experiences and associations that span generations and strengthen our connections to Princeton and to each other.