AUGUST 17, 2015
First Award from Endowed Chair in Music
Music training at Africa University will benefit from new resources this year from the Pacific Northwest Conference Jubilate! Choir Endowed Chair in Music. James Salley, the associate vice-chancellor for institutional advancement, has announced that $10,000 will be awarded from the chair for the 2015-2016 academic year. The first annual distribution of funds from the chair marks the realization of a long-held dream for the members of the Jubilate! Choir.
AUGUST 10, 2015
ELMA Matching Grant Appeal Tops $523K
African donors went over the top on their contributions to Africa University under the ELMA Foundation Matching Grant Appeal. Their gifts exceeded the appeal goal of $500,000 by $23,417. A wide variety of stakeholders and friends participated in the effort. African businesses, institutions and non-governmental organizations responded very generously to the appeal, contributing more than 65% of the total amount raised.