Our Giving Community
The University of York is grateful for gifts of every size. The support of our alumni, staff, parents and friends enables us to provide an outstanding experience for our talented students.
All our donors are acknowledged in our donor role included in our annual donor thank you publication, Changing Lives. and will also receive by email our termly eZine update on projects that their support has enabled.
Amongst the variety of ways in which York recognises the support of our growing numbers of donors is through our gift clubs. Through these we wish to bring our donors closer to the work of the University and foster a thriving giving community.
The Yorkies and Yorkies+ - for committed givers at all levels;
The Heslington Circle - for those who've pledged a gift in their will;
Morrell Fellowships- for those benefactors who have made significant contributions to the University.
Thank you to all of our donors whose support really makes a difference to day to day life across the University.
We're delighted to have the support of alumni to promote giving to York. Meet our Giving Ambassador of the Month here.
2013 Donor Events
“As Chair of Council, I can see that there is a special need today for financial support of postgraduate students – that is why Mia and I are pleased to contribute to this important venture”
Sir Christopher O’Donnell
50 for 50 Supporters
Mr John Tilney
Mr Greg Dyke
Mr Ken Wild
Ms Ruth Lea
Sir Christopher and Lady Mia O'Donnell
Ms Juliet Fenwick
Dr Charles and Patricia Renfro
Mr John Witherow