The following list acknowledges total cash and tangible gifts received by Wesley College during the 2012–2013 fiscal year, which began July 1, 2012 and ended June 30, 2013. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this Honor Roll.
Since developing an institutional strategic plan five years ago, Wesley College has remained committed to following through on initiatives that will help grow its resources and support. To that end the Office of Institutional Advancement has reorganized its team of professionals to better meet the challenges ahead. One of the changes includes Cathy Nosel’s new role as director of alumni relations and annual giving.
A record number of people attended the fourth annual Arts in the Parlor event at the Schwartz Center for the Arts on April 20. The fundraiser was a celebration in support of Wesley College scholarships, raising more than $33,000 this year.
My wife Debbie and I traveled to California in March where we met up with Wesley Hall of Fame Coach Dick Smith and his wife Nancy. We had a wonderful visit that also included former player Richard Brown ’64 and his wife Mary. We reminisced about the years from 1961 to 1966 when Coach Smith was the football coach at Wesley.
Wesley celebrated its 140 year history at Founders Day on March 20 at the Schwartz Center for the Arts in Dover. A tradition for the College, Founders Day celebrates scholarship and service in the Wesley Community.
Wesley College showed its appreciation to its most generous contributors on January 12, with a reception and dinner held at the Sheraton Dover Hotel. Approximately 130 guests attended to celebrate the third year for the Wesley Society, which recognizes high-level donors
The Matthew C. Sellitto Foundation recently awarded a grant of $100,000 to Wesley College. The donation will be used as an endowed fund to provide support to underprivileged students from urban environments attending Wesley College.
The following list acknowledges total cash and tangible gifts received by Wesley College between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012. Extreme care has been given to the preparation of the report.
The Streetscape project is underway.