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Archive for August 2017

Syracuse Announces $500,000 Annual Fund Gift Challenge from Barnes Family

August 24, 2017 | Press Releases

Steve W. Barnes ’82, chairman of Syracuse University’s Board of Trustees, and his wife, Deborah, pledged support for Opportunity Syracuse, an ambitious fundraising effort aimed at raising $40 million in new student scholarships. The Barnes Family promised an annual fund challenge gift of $500,000 to match new and increased gifts made this fall to grow the University’s commitment to opportunity Read more

IVMF Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Grant

August 23, 2017 | Press Releases

The Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) announced it has received an inaugural $20,000 grant from the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the charitable arm of Motorola Solutions, Inc. Through the grant, IVMF will support its STEM curriculum—science, technology, engineering and math—in its national career skills training program, Onward to Opportunity-Veterans Career Transition Program (O2O-VCTP). Offered at 10 military installations around Read more