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Thank you for investing in VCU

With the help of you, our generous alumni and friends, Virginia Commonwealth University is celebrating its most successful fundraising year to date, with more than $120 million in total gifts. Together, we are making a difference is so many lives.

So in this season of giving, we wanted to take a minute and give something back to you ... Here's a message from those your gift helped the most.

This year, private philanthropy shaped this university by

  • Creating 677 new student scholarships;
  • Supporting the construction of the McGlothlin Medical Education Center, changing the way students learn on the MCV campus;
  • Paving the way for the Institute for Contemporary Art, an anchor in the evolution of the Broad Street corridor; and
  • Opening research opportunities for faculty and graduate students with a curiosity for new discoveries

Whether you are an alumnus, student, parent, faculty or staff member or friend of VCU, we Thank You! for the generosity of your gift and hope that you take pride in VCU and its ascension to becoming the premier public research university in the country.