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Giving to Potsdam

Potsdam Alumni are Ranked #1 in Giving!
Among our SUNY Peer group (the 13 SUNY Public Master Universities), SUNY Potsdam is now ranked #1 in Total Alumni Participation for giving.

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Lockheed Martin gift
Lockheed Martin gift enables SUNY Potsdam to Enhance STEM Education with New Arts Curricula
"2nd Annual Lougheed Festival of the Arts"
Lougheed Festival of the Arts
Made possible by a generous gift from Kathryn Kofoed '54 & Donald '54 (hon.) Lougheed.

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Campaign = $31.2 M
More than $31.2 M raised!
Take the Lead: The Campaign for Potsdam has raised more than $31.2 million in gifts and pledges for SUNY Potsdam.


The Annual Fund for Potsdam
The Annual Fund
Gifts to The Annual Fund for Potsdam help to make extraordinary student experiences possible, such as working with world renowned American composer and conductor Gunther Schuller.

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SUNY Potsdam celebrated its first-ever Thank A Giver "TAG" Day this fall.  Faculty and students took the time to write thank you messages to the many donors who generously give to students and programs on campus. 
You can transform a life...elevate a a future.

As the oldest unit in SUNY, as the home of music education in the United States and as an extraordinary liberal arts college, Potsdam enjoys a clear legacy. To continue to be a leader, the College must increase its efforts to secure this legacy for future generations.

All current gifts (even Reunion class gifts and Phone-a-thon gifts) are counted in the Take the Lead Campaign, and you can support the program of your choice. Or, make a gift to the Annual Fund for Potsdam to support the Colleges greatest needs and opportunities.

Learn more about current funding priorities that will help ensure that each student's experience is transformational!

Why We Give
Impact of Giving
The Campaign for Potsdam
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