AMHERST, Mass. – Theresa Curry has been named executive director of planned giving at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Curry, an attorney, has extensive experience in business and organizational development, nonprofit giving and gift administration.
The department of music and dance will present “Of Friends and Strings,” a special benefit concert featuring professor of piano emerita Estela Olevsky and renowned cellist Adriana Contino on Sunday, Jan. 28 at 4 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.
Michael A. Leto, vice chancellor for development and alumni relations and executive director of the UMass Amherst Foundation, who led the university to historic, record-setting levels of philanthropic support during his tenure, has announced his retirement, effective in June 2019.
AMHERST, Mass. – The fifth annual UMassGives, the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s 48-hour online fundraising event, raised a total of $338,622 from 5,107 gifts. UMassGives ran from Founders Day, April 27 to April 28.
Hundreds of students, staff and faculty are expected to participate in the 7th annual Daffodil Run to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County on Sunday, April 30, beginning at Kendrick Park in Amherst.