Colby 2013 Philanthropic Initiatives

Giving Opportunities

Endowment and Capital Initiatives
student in labThe foundation of Colby's long-term financial health is its endowment, and strengthening the endowment is Colby's top fiscal priority. A strong endowment ensures that we continue to expand and enhance the quality of the entire Colby experience for students. Colby Fund logo
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The Colby Fund is our living endowment and supports important areas such as financial aid, academic programs, libraries, and athletics.

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Donor Profiles
The Isaksens, Endowing Colby's Future
Fredd P’01, Kirsten ’01, and Overseer Marjorie Isaksen P’01 For Marjorie and Fredd Isaksen P’01, supporting Colby is a way of supporting Marjorie’s home state of Maine while directly supporting the college where they saw their daughter, Kirsten, blossom into a well-rounded, knowledgeable adult. . . .
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Mark Lederman '66 Memorial Student Research Fellowships
Researching Diseases Carried by Mice This summer four Colby students worked on campus as research assistants to Colby professors, thanks to the Mark Lederman '66 Memorial Student Research Fellowship.

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