Impact: By the Numbers
Total number of donors to the UW Foundation in 2011.
The size of the monthly gift that qualifies you for membership in the 1848 Society and a complimentary WAA membership.
Number of Great People Scholars who are currently attending UW-Madison.
Cost to fund a year-long internship in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Annual amount transferred from UW Foundation to the university to support education, research and outreach.
Percentage of the budget covered by the state (down from 24% in 2002).
Every Gift Counts
When we work together the cumulative strength of our gifts reaches across campus and around the world.
- $100 Can provide an emergency grant to keep a student enrolled
- $200 Enables deans to provide undergraduate research opportunities
- $500 Helps keep star faculty at UW-Madison
- $1,000 Can help provide a grant to a student entrepreneur to help bring an idea to market