“… eventually I will help people. It’s a cycle that just gets bigger and bigger.”
Mandi Feucht ’09, MEd ’14 teaches third grade at Bethany Elementary School in Beaverton, Ore. Feucht is among the 100-plus students who have received scholarships from the Vandervelden Foundation to support their Pacific University educations.
The Winter 2015 issue of Pacific magazine celebrates the philanthropic gifts that help Pacific University thrive. Find our donor honor roll and more.
Charlotte Filer didn’t attend Pacific University, but she was part of the Boxer family all the same.
Nearly 3,500 individuals and organizations made gifts to Pacific University during the 2014-2015 fiscal year. These gifts provide critical funding to allow the university to expand its innovative programs, offer state-of-the-art living and learning facilities for students, conduct world-changing research and global service, and give scholarships and financial aid that make education more accessible for all.
The 1849 Society recognizes donors whose cumulative gifts exceed $1 million. Platinum level donors are those who have given $5 million to $9,999,999 in total. The gold level recognizes those who have given $1 million to $4,999,999.