For 80 years, the University of Illinois Foundation and the University of Illinois have worked together to secure and manage private gifts from donors who are committed to the University and advancing its excellence in teaching, research, and public engagement.
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 9:00 am CST
The University of Illinois Foundation offices will be closed December 24, 25, and 31, 2015 and January 1, 2016 in observance of the holidays.
Sat, 3 Oct 2015 12:00 am CDT
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 11:45 am CDT
URBANA, IL—Christine C. Devocelle, a longtime University of Illinois Foundation (UIF) executive, has been promoted to senior vice president and chief financial officer of the fundraising organization, effective Sept. 1, 2015.
Thu, 13 Aug 2015 12:03 am CDT
URBANA—University of Illinois President Timothy L. Killeen today announced his recommendation for the appointment of an interim chancellor for the Urbana-Champaign campus—Barbara J. Wilson, dean of the campus’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS). The Board of Trustees' Executive Committee is scheduled to act on the recommendation at a meeting at 2 p.m. today.
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:30 am CDT
The University of Illinois Foundation has selected Natasha Cupps as director of public markets and marketable alternatives in its Chicago-based Investment Office. Cupps, a Chicago native who most recently served as investment manager of public markets at Vanderbilt University’s Office of Investments in Nashville, Tenn., will assume her new position Aug. 17, 2015. She joins a U of I Foundation (UIF) team that is responsible for all investment-related matters for the Foundation and its board. These include the day-to-day management of the endowment, asset allocation guidance, portfolio management, and industry best practices.
Mon, 4 May 2015 10:45 am CDT
James H. Moore Jr., a nationally recognized and award-winning fundraising professional with nearly 25 years of experience in public and private higher education, has been named president and chief executive officer of the University of Illinois Foundation, Board of Directors Chair Roger L. Plummer announced Monday.