Text Resize

Donor Stories

Donor Stories

Learn how others have made an impact through their acts of giving to our organization and others.

  • Deferred Gift Annuity
    Deferred Gift Annuity
    Jack Marcil, '63, '68, knows how to argue a good case. After all, he's been a trial lawyer in Fargo since 1969.
    More
  • Gift Annuity
    Gift Annuity
    Benedict, '62, and Dorothy Gorecki know what it takes to achieve success. They founded a thriving manufacturing company in Milaca, Minn
    More
  • Family Scholarship Endowment
    Family Scholarship Endowment
    Carol E. Anderson, and her husband, Dennis, have always valued the importance of education and family. Though neither graduated from UND, they have a deep-rooted connection to the University.
    More
  • Unitrust
    Unitrust
    Earl, '58, and Jan Strinden know first-hand how a unitrust can fit perfectly among the financial, estate and charitable goals a family may have.
    More
  • Named Endowment
    Named Endowment
    They remember him coming to their door year after year asking for a gift as he single-handedly raised $40,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association during the Jerry Lewis Telethon.
    More
  • The Retirement Unitrust
    The Retirement Unitrust
    Mary grew up on a farm. When her parents passed away, she inherited the farm. When Mary was growing up, the farm was out in the country. The city now has grown until the farm is now within the city limits...
    More
  • Gift Annuity
    Gift Annuity
    "We're planning for the long run," said UND Professor Doug Munski of his and Laura's decision to establish gift annuities through the UND Foundation.
    More
  • Fulfilling intentions
    Fulfilling intentions
    After 11 years as Executive Vice President & CEO of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation, Tim O'Keefe retired in March 2014. After what he considered his most rewarding work...
    More
scriptsknown