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Campaign Clark

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Clark University has embarked on our most ambitious giving campaign ever, to raise $125 million. This ensures our standing as a university whose impact begins in our classrooms and labs, then reaches around the globe. Over the course of our history, your support for Clark has allowed us to illuminate the path to discovery and be a force for positive change in the world.
This is our legacy — this is our future.

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Featured Gift

Ron Shaich ’76, founder, CEO and chairman of Panera Bread, and his family have made a generous $5 million gift to perpetuate Clark University’s mission of educating students to be a force for positive change in the world.

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Pie Chart: total $156,284,346; program support 22.5%; student support 21.5%; Clark Fund support 18.0%; faculty support 17.4%; facilities/capital support 12.3%; other 8.3%


But we’re not done yet

You did it! Thanks to your generosity, we have exceeded our campaign goal of $125,000,000. Now, let’s build on that momentum as we continue Campaign Clark through our original timeline of May 31, 2020.

Three Ways of Giving

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Clark Fund Gifts

Attorney Janette Ekanem ’09, M.P.A. ’10, gives to Clark to help other students realize their career ambitions.

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Major Gifts

Academic opportunities are even more abundant thanks to the $5 million gift made by Ron Shaich ’76 and his family.

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Legacy Gifts

Even in retirement, Professor Virginia Vaughan remains committed to empowering the success of students.

Make your gift and ensure the Clark mission never stops.