Advancement News

Giving Made Easy

July 11th, 2016

Making a gift to the UW has never been easier thanks to our new online giving forms, which include enhancements that make them more intuitive, visually appealing, and user friendly. Want to learn more?

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Stewardship Toolkit

July 11th, 2016

The Stewardship Toolkit — a dynamic repository for stewardship processes, best practices, and samples — is is continually updated and accessible via the Advancement Resources website.

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Changes to our websites and online giving

May 12th, 2016

Late last year, as part of an overall “Digital Roadmap” for WFAA, our Business System Steering Team (BSST) approved a plan for the organization to migrate away from using My UW Connect for our alumni/donor-facing web applications such as online giving and alumni record updates.  My UW Connect (also known as BBIS) is the web “front-end” that came as a package with […]

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All Ways Forward Progress

April 21st, 2016

With the public launch this past October of the university’s most ambitious comprehensive campaign to date, All Ways Forward is well on its way to achieving its overall goal of $3 billion.

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Chancellor’s Scholarship Program Match

April 21st, 2016

Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, $10 million has been committed to inspire other donors to create scholarships that support the Chancellor’s Scholarship Program (CSP).

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Lunch and Learn: Maintaining Positive State Relations

April 20th, 2016

The next phase of the All Ways Forward comprehensive campaign is under way and looks to touch all four corners (or, more accurately, all 72 counties) of the state. Join your colleagues at the next WFAA Lunch and Learn for a discussion on this innovative, statewide outreach effort and the marketing initiatives behind it to engage with alumni and advocate for the UW.

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All Ways Forward Stories

April 20th, 2016

Thanks to the great leads provided by our campus partners, we are proud to share that nearly 50 new stories have been posted to the All Ways Forward website.

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Spring (Campaign) Is in the Air

April 20th, 2016

Building on the success of 2015’s inaugural spring annual-giving efforts, this year we aim to increase alumni participation, increase the dollars raised, and satisfy the demand for more annual-giving campaigns that are specific to schools, colleges, and departments. It’s an ambitious endeavor, but it’s also one that has great potential to succeed by taking advantage […]

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