Donor Impact

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Best Year Yet

This year was our most successful yet, exceeding results of all past year’s challenges. The $1.9M+ raised from 9,500+ donors will make extraordinary things possible for our students and programs. We’ll see you next year! Read More

Recent Stories

  • Sherry and Bob Phillips
    - A CEPS Mainstay
    Sherry and Bob Phillips’ time together as a couple — 46 years total, 40 of those married — only slightly exceeds the number of years they’ve been connected to their beloved... Read More
  • UNH journalism students
    - It’s a Multimedia World
    The onset of the digital age has transformed the world of journalism, bringing with it a 24/7 news cycle, myriad ways to tell a story and the challenge of capturing people’s... Read More
  • Cerys Eldred
    - Quietly Cultivating Opportunity
    George Bergeron ’63 has this philosophy about giving: plant enough seeds and something will grow. He doesn’t care if anyone knows he did the planting; he just wants the results... Read More
  • Kaitlin Grant '20 and Andy '75
    - Benefactors, Friends and Mentors
    In the spring of 2017, when Kaitlyn Grant ’20 was a UNH freshman, she was invited to a university event where she would get the chance to thank the donor who created her... Read More
  • UNH Reunion
    - Rallying Around a 50th
    Jane Simon Stricker ’70 attended her first of many UNH reunions when she was a child. They were a family affair. Her mother, Selma Bacon Simon ’42, was president of her UNH class... Read More
  • UNH student
    - A Professor’s Daughter
    UNH students have been a consistent part of Pauline Ikawa’s orbit for decades, beginning when she was a school-aged child milling about her father’s biochemistry lab in Spaulding... Read More
  • UNH football locker room
    - Ready for a Closeup
    When the UNH football team’s first practice of fall camp ended on a sunny and warm August afternoon, the Wildcats headed back to their locker room with much anticipation. “Air... Read More
  • John Turner '82 and interns
    - Success Begets Success
    One of the best ways for UNH students to explore a particular career field and to showcase their talents is to secure an internship. Take, for example, Nicholas Stuart ’20, a Paul... Read More
  • James Nassikas '52
    - In Memoriam: James Nassikas ’52
    James Nassikas ’52 built his career as a hotelier on a meticulous attention to detail and passion for high-end customer experiences and luxury service. Jim’s son Bill says the... Read More
  • Sustained Generosity
    - Sustained Generosity
    On May 30, members of the university's Lifetime Giving Societies were celebrated for what they make possible at UNH during the All Hail event held at the Dimond Library. The event... Read More