Donations

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The Bridge Builders

How a visionary group of alumni helped forge a strong and lasting connection between U of T and Hong Kong

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A New Era in Medicine

How a historic $250-million gift to U of T will transform medical education–and improve patient care

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Twice the Impact

Paul and Alessandra Dalla Lana give U of T a second $20 million for public health and health-care systems

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The Art of Design

Gord Dorrett explains why FORREC has given $100,000 to support a “critique room” at U of T's new Daniels Building

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Drumming Up Support

Music grad Beverley Johnston honours her late father with a fellowship for percussion students

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“Innis Was My Oasis”

Mark Weisdorf took no classes at Innis, but the college's Town Hall became the heart of his U of T community

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Athletic Champion

Kevin Reed supports the Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport because he believes in the life-altering benefits of athletics

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A Rare Find

A book collector for more than 40 years, Michael Walsh has acquired several thousand antiquarian volumes of western philosophy

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A Woman’s Place

Dorothy Shekter was often told she didn't belong at university. But she persevered -- and did some amazing things as a social worker

Trevor Crowe

Late Bloomer

A unique scholarship helps Trevor Crowe continue his education, long after he left high school

Calling All Alumni

Fatema Pardhan phones grads for U of T’s Annual Fund. She, like many students, also benefits from the fund

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Opening Doors

Gifts totalling $8 million for the newly named Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study will help position U of T as a global leader in the study of early human development

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Defeating Dementia

Mark Tanz’s $5-million gift will support research into Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases

Janice Stein, founder and director of the Munk School of Global Affairs

A Global Affair

Armed with $80 million in new funding, the Munk School aims to become one of the top international relations programs in the world

Arthur Weis

Nature Study

Every year, Arthur Weis welcomes more than 500 undergrads to Koffler Scientific Reserve

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The Dream Maker

Isaac Olowolafe Jr. donates $25,000 to help students in New College's African Studies program

Good Karma

Buddhist group Tung Lin Kok Yuen, gives $4 million to U of T

Embracing Korea

Centre for Korean Students established with $3.2-million gift from the Korea Foundation

Seeds of Hope

Gift to U of T will help students make the most of their opportunity

Dollars & Sense

Deans, directors and principals report on how your campaign money has been put to work to create a better U of T