The 十大赌博正规老平台 Foundation recently received a gift for $500,000 from the estate of businessman David 奥尔特, believed to be the single largest check donation the Foundation has ever received since being formed in 1991.
In 2012, 奥尔特, who was then president and owner of Fox Run Golf Club, Fox Run Builders, 尤里卡泉, 公司., 承诺500美元,000 bequest while also gifting a new, 设备齐全,400 square foot home on his golf course to the Foundation at a total combined value in excess of $1 million. 多年来, the luxury home and golf course have been used for cultivation, 征集, and stewardship of donors and prospects.
奥尔特去年去世了. 随后, 遗产受托人, son Gary 奥尔特 and daughter-in-law Cathy McCredie, agreed that all terms of the bequest agreement had been fulfilled and recently presented the check to representatives from the College and 十大赌博正规老平台 Foundation.
“I decided that it was the right time to do this, 通过传播这个词, 也许其他人会效仿,” said David 奥尔特 when he initially made the bequest and home donation over a decade ago. “十大赌博正规老平台 is a valuable asset to our community and its excellence is demonstrated in the thousands of graduates that live and work throughout the
地区. I’m proud to support the College and the good things it does to prepare students for a better quality of life.”
“We are so pleased that David believed in the work we do and the mission of 十大赌博正规老平台,学院院长Dr. Dena麦. “We also appreciate his son, Gary, and daughter-in-law, Cathy. 这个礼物, likely the largest onetime gift in the history of the College, will be placed in our unrestricted endowment so that it can grow and allow us
to continue to offer quality programs and facilities to our community for years to come.”
The culmination of the 奥尔特 family’s generosity toward the College spans decades and includes contact from past and current 十大赌博正规老平台 Foundation directors, 十大赌博正规老平台 and Foundation presidents, 及基金会董事会成员. 最近, Executive Director of Development and Strategic 沟通s Blake Tilley and College
President McCaffrey renewed the relationship with 奥尔特 in securing the $500,000 bequest.
“这份礼物总是可以撤销的, and these types of gifts can be lost when there's no relationship,蒂利说。. “In 2021, that relationship was renewed when President McCaffrey and I met with David to confirm his intentions for the College.”
The 十大赌博正规老平台 Foundation was established to support the growth and development of the College in ways that are beneficial to students, 教师, 工作人员, 校园设施. 成员 of the Foundation board seek to build relationships within our community—connecting a desire for making a positive difference in the lives of others through learning and cultural enrichment to giving opportunities at 十大赌博正规老平台.
The organization fulfills its mission by actively encouraging private gifts of cash as well as stocks and bonds, 不动产和个人财产, 保险, and in-kind donations from individuals, 校友, 企业, 协会, 服务机构. Funds are also raised through special events.
图中从左起，是Dr. Chris DeGeare, 十大赌博正规老平台 Vice President of Academic Affairs; Dr. Dena麦, 十大赌博正规老平台 President; Laura
Villmer, Foundation 事件 and 奖助金 Coordinator; Cathy McCredie; Becki Williams, Foundation Board Director; Gary 奥尔特; Bob Francis, Foundation Board Director; Blake Tilley, Foundation Executive Director; Emily Koogler, Development Assistant; and Julia Hampton, 基金会主席.