Rising leaders and researchers at the University of Cincinnati focus not only on making a difference in their classes and the lives of their students but also in doing so in their communities and the world.
Jay Chatterjee, recognized for his transformational impact on the University of Cincinnati architecture program and the campus itself, will be honored by ArtsWave with its Sachs Fund Prize.
The Farmer Family Foundation made a $10 million gift to support research and care through the Cincinnati Cancer Center, a collaboration of the University of Cincinnati, UC Health and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. With a focus on faculty recruitment and research, the gift will advance the center’s effort to achieve the National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center designation.
Assistance League is supporting the CYC-UCBA Mentoring Collaborative, a new partnership between the Cincinnati Youth Collaborative and the University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash.
The Fifth Third Foundation and Fifth Third Bank are giving $7.5 million and $2.5 million, respectively, to support the fight against cancer.
University of Cincinnati alumni Margaret and Michael Valentine have donated $5 million to benefit the Fifth Third Arena renovation project – the largest gift to the project to date.