The Impact of Giving

Who Gives?

Will J. Henderson Aloha Fund
HONOLULU — President emeritus of The Queen’s Medical Center (1960-1986), and key player in the establishment of a four-year medical school in Hawai‘i, Will J. Henderson F.A.C.H.E., M.H.A., B.A. is now nurturing future physicians.
UH Mānoa Library Preservation of Vladimir Ossipoff Collection
HONOLULU - The UH Mānoa Library is pleased to announce receipt of a $19,386.79 donation from the Hawai‘i Architectural Foundation (HAF) to support the Vladimir Ossipoff Collection. The Ossipoff Collection forms a cornerstone of the Library’s Archives of Hawai‘i Artists and Architects. Architect Sid Snyder, a former partner of Ossipoff, recently contributed a collection of drawings by Ossipoff to the UHM Library. HAF conducted a fundraising campaign via the fundraising site to provide support for the processing and preservation of this important collection.
HONOLULU – Jared and Donna Murayama have pledged $100,000 to support the Wahine Sand Volleyball team and facilities at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Athletics Department. In recognition of the Murayama’s generosity, the Wahine Sand Volleyball Head Coach's office has been named "Murayama Ohana! Cara, Jaimie, Donna and Jared. Aloha and Go Bows!"
Jay H. Shidler
HONOLULU – The University of Hawai‘i (UH) and the University of Hawai‘i Foundation (the “Foundation”) today announced Jay H. Shidler, investor, philanthropist, and UH alumnus, has made an irrevocable commitment to increase his visionary gift to the Shidler College of Business (“College”) to a total of $100 million.
Supports Engineering Transfer Students
HONOLULU – Annie and UH alumnus Fred Chan have pledged $250,000 to assist fulltime undergraduate students transferring from any University of Hawai‘i Community College into the College of Engineering at UH Mānoa. Fred earned his BS in Electrical Engineering from the College of Engineering, and his MS in Information and Computer Sciences from the Colleges of Arts and Sciences and attributes the education he received at UH for much of his success.

Recent Gifts to Our Campuses

West O‘ahu

2014 Financials

Funds Raised by Source
Foundations $45,921,166
Alumni $14,858,576
Corporations $9,326,570
Faculty & Staff $3,373,208
Parents $246,815
Students $24,357
Other Individuals $21,155,678
Other $3,677,496
TOTAL $98,583,866

Ways to Support Our University

There are so many ways to contribute to the University of Hawai‘i. Every gift counts, no matter how small! Learn more about how individuals, groups and businesses can give:

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