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The Annual Fund provides the essentials of the Oglethorpe
Annual fund dollars support faculty development, student
scholarships, library book acquisition, maintenance and upgrading of
educational technology, student programs, and much more.
Your participation in the Annual Fund sends an important
When Oglethorpe approaches foundations and corporations about major
gifts, one of the first questions asked is, "What percentage of
alumni give?" Through your gift, you demonstrate to potential
funders that Oglethorpe is worth an investment.
Financial strength provides flexibility.
Wonderful opportunities - for keeping abreast of new knowledge, new
funding opportunities and new technologies - often arise
unexpectedly. Top-notch institutions have the financial wherewithal
to seize these opportunities when they arise.
Your support makes possible vitality today and tomorrow.
True financial strength is a long-term proposition. Oglethorpe needs
an endowment equal to that of our peer institutions with whom we
compete for students, faculty and foundation funding. While we work
to grow our endowment, Annual Fund support from alumni and other
friends functions as a "living endowment," insuring Oglethorpe's
vigor today and in the future.
Please feel free to call us with any questions at 404.364.8330.