Donor Highlights

Helen Aderhold

August 7, 2002 - Aderhold Center Opens

Beginning next month, thousands of undergraduate and graduate students will stream into the classrooms and lecture halls of Georgia State University’s newest campus landmark, the Helen M. Aderhold Learning Center. (more...)

Sandra Bergeron

November 16, 2006 - Sandra and Douglas Bergeron Present $1 Million Gift to Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA – Sandra and Douglas Bergeron announced today the establishment of a unique $1 million scholarship-mentorship endowment to Georgia State University's J. Mack Robinson College of Business. (more...)

Jim Kennedy

January 22, 2009 - Georgia State Receives $1M Gift from Cox

ATLANTA – Georgia State University recently received an unrestricted gift of $1 million from James C. Kennedy, chairman of privately-held Cox Enterprises, Inc. (more...)

Rick Lenny

November 17, 2005 - Richard H. Lenny Endows Distinguished Chair in Marketing

ATLANTA - Richard H. "Rick" Lenny (B.B.A. '74), chairman, president and CEO of The Hershey Company, and his wife Susan have pledged $750,000 towards a $1 million endowment at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University. The total gift... (more...)

Ken Lewis

August 4, 2003 - Bank of America CEO Honors Mother with $2.5 Million School of Nursing Gift

ATLANTA - Bank of America chairman and chief executive officer Kenneth D. Lewis has given $2.5 million to Georgia State University's School of Nursing in an effort to help combat the state's critical nursing shortage, university President Carl V. Patton announced Saturday (Aug. 2) at a naming ceremony on campus. (more...)

Pete Petit

February 16, 2005 - Pete Petit Contributes $5 Million to Georgia State University for Science Building

ATLANTA - Parker H. "Pete" Petit ... Atlanta business executive and philanthropist, has announced a decision to give a $5 million gift to Georgia State University to launch the construction of a new science teaching laboratory building on campus. (more...)

Carl Zwerner

 April 20, 2007 - Zwerner Pledges $5 Million for New Business and Law Complex Auditorium

Carl R. Zwerner, entrepreneur and graduate of Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business, has pledged $5 million to be used for the construction of an auditorium, which will be part of the proposed Georgia State University Professional Center. (more...)


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