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About the Vincennes University Foundation and Alumni Association
VU Foundation Quick Facts
THE VU FOUNDATION
The Vincennes University Foundation is an independent entity which functions to maintain and administer funds and resources for Vincennes University.
The Foundation is guided by a Board of Directors entailing individuals from locations across the Vincennes University community.
An IRS approved 501(c)(3) organization, all contributions are tax deductible.
Indiana constituents can also claim the State Tax Credit for contributions to Indiana's higher education institutions.
The Vincennes University Foundation's mission is to support the higher education and community service missions of Vincennes University by seeking and receiving contributions from alumni and friends of the University. We strive to administer these funds for the benefit of Vincennes University and its students.
BY THE NUMBERS
- Since June 1990, The Vincennes University Foundation assets have grown from $3,040,790 to $102,153,064.
- We awarded $1,964,297 in scholarship funds from the University and Foundation for academic year 2018-2019 to new and returning students.
- The Vincennes University Foundation maintains $35,285,335 in endowment funds.
Sing Alma Mater, Old VU
Sing of the love for friends so true.
Let not the halls of ivy be
Just hallowed memories for you see,
Home is our name for you, VU
Friends and Alumni all so true
Needing a friend we'll come to you
Alma Mater, Old VU.
LEADERSHIP: Foundation Board of Directors
|OFFICERS||BOARD OF DIRECTORS|
Board of Directors Chair
Henry D. Bobe '72
L. Kirk Bouchie '78
Board of Directors Vice Chair
Mike A. Burch '82
Brent D. Courter '91
Board of Directors Treasurer
Dan Fritch '83 (VU Jasper Foundation President)
B. Patrick Carter '69
Board of Directors Secretary
Marva A. Green '65
Robert McLin '84
Joyce Memering '68
President Vincennes University
David L. Miller '59
Bernard Niehaus '57
Kristi Deetz '89
Foundation Executive Director
Helen R. Seirp '95
Dr. William Vaughn '77
Kristofer S. Wilson '09
James Winemiller '64
Jayne Bierhaus Young '76
Jerry Zeigler '93
Krisit Deetz - Executive Director of VU Foundation and Senior Director of Institutional Advancement
firstname.lastname@example.org | 812-888-5333
Savannah Linenburg - Associate Director of Communications and Donor Relations
email@example.com | 812-888-6944
Aaron Selby - Director of Alumni Engagement
firstname.lastname@example.org | 812-888-5332
Sara Young - Accounting Analyst
email@example.com | 812-888-6035
John Hedge - Development Assistant
firstname.lastname@example.org | 812-888-6221
Main Office Lines 812-888-4510 or 812-888-4354