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Cornellians everywhere are joining together to make a lasting difference for the world. With every gift to an area or need you care about, you help students, touch communities, and help Cornell to do the greatest good.

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Devoting time to do the most good

For Adam Shelepak ’17, financial aid afforded the possibility of meaningful exploration and service to the Cornell community.

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Three new scholarships focus on first-generation students

Three new scholarships focus on first-generation students

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Affordability challenge match amplifies Reunion gifts

Doing the greatest good for student access. Learn how a group of alumni enhanced their Reunion giving with Cornell's affordability challenge match program.

August 29, 2022

Anne Vitullo ’77 and Jonathan Poe ’82: inspiring Cornellians to give

Jonathan Poe ’82 and Anne Vitullo ’77 bolstered their Reunion-year giving through the university’s affordability challenge match program.

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Engineering ideas that do the most good

A competitive financial aid package, in combination with an undergraduate business degree program and a breadth of opportunities to explore technology and sustainability, attracted Jennifer Gammond ’15 to Cornell.

August 22, 2022

Anwar Kashem ’02, MEng ’04: giving others the gift of Cornell

Anwar Kashem '02, MEng '04 wants to help future Cornellians. That’s why he celebrated his 20th Reunion with a challenge match gift to support Cornell’s undergraduate affordability initiative.

August 18, 2022

Susan H. Murphy ’73, PhD ’94: contributing time, talent, and treasure

Inspired by Cornell’s undergraduate affordability initiative, Susan H. Murphy ’73, PhD ’94 is ensuring that her 50th Reunion gifts go even further by leveraging the university’s challenge match program.

August 16, 2022

Pursuing a greater calling

Ever since she was a teenager, Efe Airewele ’20 dreamed of studying public health. A competitive financial aid package helped convince Airewele to bring her talents and passions to Cornell University

August 1, 2022

$5M endowment gift supports student access

$5M endowment gift supports student access

May 26, 2022

Robert F. Smith gift expands STEM access for underrepresented students

Robert F. Smith gift expands STEM access for underrepresented students

May 13, 2022
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It’s back-to-school time! 🍎📚

Students are arriving on campus ready to learn and grow—and you can help them. Make your gift before September 30 to set students up for a successful semester, preparing them to do the greatest good with their Cornell education.

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