Warren Bishop ('83)
It wasn't supposed to work out precisely like this. At least not at first. "It was 1979. And I wasn't from a military family," retired U.S. Army Captain Warren Bishop...
Bob and Stephany Alphin ('59)
More than 60 years ago, we did a bold thing.
BRAD (JD '78) AND CAROLE WILSON (P '08)
As Carole and I have reflected on life's path, we recognize that but for
family, friends, educational experiences...
DAVID ZACKS ('64)
The course of my life and that of my future family changed with an
unintended meeting in my high school days.
SUSAN STEPHENSON ('69)
The idea of a planned gift immediately resonated with our family.
WENDY CLARK EAVENSON ('74)
There are, of course, many reasons to give to Wake Forest in general and to
designate a planned gift in particular.
JACK LOWDEN ('79)
As I get older, I find joy and meaning in reflecting on my life and most
importantly the experiences, people...
JOEL AND SHIRENE GENTRY ('84, P'17)
All Wake Foresters seem to have a favorite campus place.
Marvin Carter ('74*)
Thanks in large part to 14 years in the United States Marine Corps, I have
had the opportunity to see more than 100...
MICHELLE PIERCE ('89)
Wake Forest changed my life. I am not exaggerating here.
Rick Gentry ('70)
As the chief administrator of the San Diego Housing Commission, I am
constantly called to plan for the future.
Sam Gladding ('67, MAED '71, P '07*, P '09, P '14)
Thanks in part to the many good things I received from Wake Forest as a
student, I knew years ago that I wanted to...
Barbara Whiteman ('58)
When you're married to an engineer you tend to plan things in an orderly fashion.
MARTY RICHWINE ('63, P '92, P '93)
When Wake Forest representatives encouraged me to consider a planned gift, they didn't have to ask a second time.
ALFRED ADAMS ('68, JD '73)
My philanthropic commitment to Wake Forest has its roots in the example set by my dad, Carlton Adams Sr.
NANCY KUHN ('73)
For me, giving back is a habit of mind. And so it has been in my relationship to Wake Forest.
PENNY PARKS ('83)
Whether with Wake Forest, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Humane Society or a Tampa soup kitchen...
Gifts Honor Couple's Wake Experience
John Cooper ('72, MA '73) and Lynne Eickholt ('74) say the Wake experience changed their lives, and they wanted to fund the things...
Destiny Fulfilled at School of Divinity
Like other Wake Forest University college alumni who became ministers before the School of Divinity opened, the Rev. Dr. David Hirano ('57)...
Wake Forest Graduates Give Back to Law School
Shana Hurt ('95, JD '99) was still in law school-and her seventh year at Wake Forest-when the real world called. When she didn't...
Joe Jones Supports Wake Forest to Benefit Future Generations of Students
Joe Jones ('61) has always taken care of business.
A Gift to Wake Forest Is Like Remembering Part of the Family
For Clara Cottrell (JD '07), Wake Forest Law became...
Alum Expresses Gratitude by Funding Scholarship with a Charitable Gift Annuity
In both his working life and his retirement life, Vaughn...
Co-Chairs of the Samuel Wait Legacy Society Give Back to Wake Forest...
Watching their son Robert ('13) enjoy his Wake Forest
Mike Rubin (MALS '13) and Debbie Rubin (MAED '83, MALS '05)
As a young couple, Mike and Debbie Rubin lived just across the woods from the Wake Forest campus. They took advantage...
A Volunteer at Heart
"Of all the investments I have ever made, my investment in Wake Forest University has been the most profitable..."
Life Insurance Gift to Benefit Scholarship
During her application process, freshman Jaymee Williamson ('13*) knew the tuition at Wake Forest would stretch her...
Generous Gift Helps Student Gain Scholarship, Appreciation
"It pretty much blindsided me," says sophomore Bradley Howard ('12) of his...
Student Owes Her Wake Forest Experience to One Donor's Gift
When you ask senior Casey Melton ('09) how she came to...
Scholarships Help "Pay Back" Wake Forest for Its Influence on Life
John Wagster ('57) was raised in a small southern town...
IRA Gift from Wake Forest Graduate and Wife Helps North Carolina Residents
Charles H. Duckett '54, MD '57 and his wife Carolyn...