Giving News

Giving to UM-Dearborn supports students, programs, and the campus as a whole. When you make a gift, it doesn't end with the signing of a check or a credit card transaction, but goes on to create endless possibilities for our campus. Your gifts fund scholarships for grateful students, establish new buildings, and support groundbreaking research. We are excited to share these inspiring stories here. 

Current News

“We are advocates of CASL because we feel that it gives you a good foundation to move forward in a changing world.” Alumni Dick and Linda Dyer created an endowed scholarship to help UM-Dearborn students on the path to success.
CEHHS student Kyle Ralston wants to improve the lives of people with mental health and trauma issues. The Sidell Slosberg Sorscher and Samuel Sorscher Memorial Scholarship is preparing him for his future career in Public Health by presenting him with opportunities to hone his skills.
Looking for some summer reading suggestions? Check out these books by UM-Dearborn alumni authors!
The James and May Bell Loeb Scholarship and the College of Business Faculty and Staff Scholarship allowed Rebeca Simu to seize opportunities offered at UM-Dearborn and start building the foundation for her future global business career
Support from the CEHHS Student Teaching Scholarship, Roger F. and Norma J. Verhey Math Education Scholarship, and American Association of University Women Scholarship made it possible for Candace Ismail to pursue her dream career in education
Gift from eBay supports new research into AI and Intelligent Software Engineering at UM-Dearborn
CASL Honors student Katarina Moore always knew she wanted to be a teacher. The Fielek Endowed Scholarship and Brownfain Endowed Memorial Honors Scholarship are helping her get closer to that goal by being able to graduate in four years.
Giving back with time, talent and treasure during the coronavirus pandemic, #umdearborncares
Dr. Charles M. Krafchak Memorial Scholarship honors a young life lost for what he loved best
They were recognized at a Ford World Headquarters event.
Congrats to our alumni as they begin their medical careers
Dearborn Police Officers scholarship encourages students to "make things better than the way (they) found them" through law enforcement
Grateful for the help she received during a difficult time, Bettine Cleaver ('83 B.S.A.) created the Richard E. Czarnecki Endowed Scholarship to help other hard-working students reach their goals.
CASL alumni Mario and Julie (Johnson) Azzopardi (both ‘89 B.A.) met as interns in UM-Dearborn’s Washington, D.C. Summer Internship Program and have continued their UM-Dearborn legacy through their two children.
I am standing on the shoulders of many people who took an interest in helping me succeed--Bob Picchi ('81 B.G.S.)
Assam Alzookery (‘18 B.S.) hired a UM-Dearborn student intern for his small business, Intvo, with funding from the Michigan Economic Development Program.
Private foundations including the Kresge Foundation, Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, Ford Community Corps and Ralph Wilson Legacy Funds support a wide range of programs at UM-Dearborn
The Ford C3 grant program is designed to inspire college students to take action in community-building projects focused on addressing pressing local needs.
Funding from the DENSO North America Foundation will be used to support the Formula SAE Combustion team, Formula SAE Electric team and the Intelligent Systems Club focusing on powertrain and driver interface priorities
James and May Bell Loeb Scholarship recipient Gevino Kassab expresses gratitude for the support that has shaped his UM-Dearborn experience thus far, and looks forward to accomplishing his career goals
CECS faculty share their excitement about the ELB
CASL seniors Chelsea Badura and Griffin Bray honored at the group’s Holly Berry Brunch
In honor of the season of giving thanks, we are sharing some notes from UM-Dearborn students expressing gratitude for the donor support that has empowered their university education and experiences.
Awards were presented at the 28th Annual National Philanthropy Day Dinner, held by Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Detroit Chapter.
CASL alumnus Tim Abeska ('79 B.A.) credits UM-Dearborn for laying the groundwork for his professional success. He shows his gratitude by contributing to CASL and helping current students achieve their goals.


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