The Dividends newsletter goes to all alumni in the United States from the classes of 1901 to 1974 and emeritus faculty or spouses. It contains information on estate planning and deferred giving and features an article about a donor who has made a deferred gift.
George Dergalis died in February 2012, and his wife, Margaret, is honoring his memory through an endowed gift that will help encourage students to solve problems creatively across disciplines.
The financial aid Lenore Maruyama received at the UW-Madison is one reason she has made student support a priority in her giving.
Paul Lawrence and Marian Buccafurni consulted with the UW Foundation in establishing one of the charitable remainder trusts that are part of their estate plan. Eventually, that charitable remainder trust will fund scholarships at the UW-Madison.
Even though he graduated from Northwestern University, Robert P. “Bob” Gleason has always held the University of Wisconsin-Madison, particularly its athletic teams, close to his heart.
With the proceeds from selling two condominiums in Vail, Colorado, Ed Drager created charitable remainder unitrusts through the UW Foundation. The unitrusts help his current financial situation and eventually will benefit UW-Madison.
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