During this spring’s student philanthropy week, Augsburg students saved their pennies—and maybe a few 1 and 5 dollar bills—to support The Augsburg Fund and to learn about the importance of giving back.
This year, the Class of 2015 had the most donors in the Feed the Pig campaign. On April 10, members of the winning class celebrated their victory by enjoying a party at Augsburg House with President Pribbenow and his family, courtesy of The Augsburg Fund. Continue reading “Class of 2015 feeds the pig”
Many Augsburg graduates stay connected with the college through the years. They come to events or games on campus. They volunteer. They donate to The Augsburg Fund.
But there are others who kind of drift away. It isn’t like they become anti-Augsburg, they just aren’t connected. That’s something the college—thanks to a nearly $230,000 grant from the Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation—hopes to change over the next three years through Project IGNITE. Continue reading “We need you for Project IGNITE”