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Giving Opportunities

Find your passion within the departments or through our priorities supporting: energy and climate, design for racial justice, and quality of the built environment. Your gift today helps shape the future of design practice.
Ways to Give
Annual Fund

Annual Fund gifts are allocated towards student aid, student driven initiatives, and unanticipated student financial emergencies. The Annual Fund assures that the most promising designers and artists – regardless of their financial circumstances can study and succeed at Weitzman.

Make a gift 

Planned Gifts

Opportunities exist for donor advised funds along with a variety of life income arrangements, including charitable gift annuities and charitable remainder trusts – all designed to maximize tax-savings while helping individuals meet their own person planning objectives.

To learn more, contact Robert Vosburgh, JD in Penn’s Office of Gift Planning at vosburgh@upenn.edu or 215.898.6171. 

Naming and Endowment

Named and endowed funds for facilities, research, programs, faculty positions, and fellowships ensure that the Weitzman School remains at the top of the filed while attracting the brightest people to bring change and impact to our word.

To learn more contact Jeff Snyder, assistant dean for development and alumni relations at jsnyder2@design.upenn.edu or 215.898.8738.

 
Matching Funds

Matching funds are available for a limited time to accelerate the growth in endowed fellowships, faculty positions, and center directors.

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