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Advancing the college

The Wofford Fund remains committed to preparing students for lives as citizens, leaders and scholars.

Advancement as a Whole

$19,339,087 in gifts (93% increase from 2014)

Number of donors:
- Alumni donors: 3,519
- Parent donors: 1,010
- Faculty/Staff donors: 106

3 brick & mortar projects:
- The new Greek Village
- The Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts
- The Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium


Student Support

Scholarships:
-1,280 students receiving institutional merit scholarships
- 1,515 students receiving merit, need and athletics scholarships
- 250 students receiving Terrier Club funded scholarships


Annual Giving (now The Wofford Fund)

WoCoGivingTuesday on Dec. 1, 2015:
- 541 donors gave $110,939 + $38,000 challenge donation
- $148,939 total raised

113 Great Oaks Society members

Total annual giving dollars raised: $3,018,384

Senior Giving Campaign:
- 186 seniors (50% of Class of 2015) made their first gift to the college before their graduation, setting a new senior giving record.

Wofford on Call:
- $651,509 raised and 3,068 pledges
- 38 student callers
- Average commitment of $212
- 16,824 phone calls


Terrier Club

Terrier Ball record year of 980 guests and $327,200 raised

112 Goal Line Club members

416 golf tournament participants


Alumni

Alumni events:
- 68 Events
- 23 Cities
- Total attendance – 8,054

Social Media: #woffordalumni
- Twitter: 1,901 followers (@WoffordAlumni)
- Instagram: 1,707 followers (@WoffordAlumni)
- Facebook: 3,882 fans (/WoffordAlumni)


Advancement Staff

David Wood
Senior Vice President for Advancement
864-597-4200 | woodds@wofford.edu

Calhoun Kennedy ’89
Associate Vice President & Executive Director for Development
864-597-4211 | kennedycl@wofford.edu

Lisa Goings ’11
Director of Advancement Operations
864-597-4210 | goingsle@wofford.edu

Lisa De Freitas ’88
Director of Gift Planning
864-597-4203 | defreitaslh@wofford.edu

Susan Gray
Director of Donor Relations
864-597-4204 | graysd@wofford.edu

Alex Hunt ’15
Intern - Coordinator of Young Alumni Engagement
huntam@wofford.edu

Mary Beth Knight ’96
Director of Foundation, Corporate & Government Relations
864-597-4215 | knightme@wofford.edu

Ryann McCall ’13
Coordinator of Marketing & Communications
864-597-4192 | mccallrk@wofford.edu

Pat Smith
Donor Research & Management
864-597-4219 | smithpa@wofford.edu

Leadership Gift Officers

Davidson Hobson
Leadership Gift Officer
864-597-4186 | hobsondr@wofford.edu

Dina Roberts
Leadership Gift Officer
864-597-4198 | robertsdk@wofford.edu

Matthew Roos
Leadership Gift Officer
864-597-4205 | roosmr@wofford.edu

Alumni & Parents Programs

Debbi Thompson ’88
Director of Alumni & Parents Programs
864-597-4208 | thompsondn@wofford.edu

Thom Henson ’96
Assistant Director of Alumni & Parents Programs
864-597-4213 | hensontm@wofford.edu

The Wofford Fund

Krista Redding ’11
Director of The Wofford Fund
864-597-4191 | reddingjk@wofford.edu

Erin Hunter ’13
Assistant Director of The Wofford Fund
864-597-4193 | hunterem@wofford.edu

Terrier Club

Terri Lewitt
Senior Associate Athletics Director for Development
864-597-4096 | lewitttl@wofford.edu

Luke Feisal ’14
Terrier Club Membership Development Coordinator
864-597-4496 | feisaljl@wofford.edu

Mary Kathryn Jolly ’12
Terrier Club Membership Services & Events Coordinator
864-597-5203 | jollymk@wofford.edu