Change is relentless and our work is far from done. You can help by giving to any of our campaign priorities. Together, we will expand and grow the Laker Effect. This is the power of what can be.
Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies
Support Brooks College students and programs in the areas of highest need.
College of Education
Support student experiences that prepare highly skilled educators and programs with the greatest need in the college.
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Support CLAS students, faculty, and specialty programs in the areas of highest merit and excellence.
Kirkhof College of Nursing
Support rigorous, patient-centered programs and experiences for nursing students.
Seidman College of Business
Support the highest academic and experiential priorities of Seidman business students.
Seymour & Esther Padnos College of Engineering and Computing
Support the greatest needs for student experiences and academic programs in the college.
Greatest Needs for Athletics Facilities
Provide immediate and available resources for upgrades to athletic facilities.
Dorothy Johnson Philanthropy Operations
Provides for administration, graduate assistantships, research, lectures and dissemination of educational material about philanthropy and nonprofit work for the Dorothy A. Johnson Center.
Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies
Support the Hauenstein Center’s mission of nurturing ethical and effective leaders for the 21st century through the Cook Leadership Academy, Common Ground Initiative, and study of the presidency.
Sylvia and Richard Kaufman Interfaith Institute
This fund is committed to facilitating mutual respect and greater interfaith understanding in West Michigan and beyond, particularly through educational opportunities in the community and on campus.