The financial aid Lenore Maruyama received at the UW-Madison is one reason she has made student support a priority in her giving.
Few of us can resist a golden retriever. Big, lovable, friendly. After living with five goldens, John and Linda Nelson designated a planned gift for cancer research in the School of Veterinary Medicine.
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.
Mechanical Engineering Professor Edward Obert was passionate about his students and, through a bequest, continues to support scholarships, building renovations, student travel and the vehicle teams.