Georgia Women Give celebrates year of growth, impact

Georgia Women Give, one of UGA’s most successful fundraising initiatives, celebrated its one-year anniversary with an on-campus event.
Embark Georgia stakeholders from around the state share ideas during the regional coalition meetings of the 2024 Embark Georgia Leadership Conference on Feb. 26 at the UGA Center for Continuing Education & Hotel. (Photo by Cat Elrod)

Embark Georgia receives additional $1.1 million to expand efforts

The gift will strengthen efforts to increase college access and retention for Georgia youth who have experienced foster care or homelessness.
A 4-H student participates in wildlife judging

Chemours partners with Georgia 4-H on environmental education, leadership programs

The Chemours Company and the Georgia 4-H Foundation have announced a partnership to provide environmental and leadership education to youth.
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Abit Massey/Ivester Foundation Scholarship Fund honors poultry industry leader

Donors Doug and Kay Ivester have established a new scholarship fund for UGA CAES students from Hall County in honor of Abit Massey, a poultry industry leader.
Youth in a leadership development program work together on an activity
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Inaugural class of Youth LEAD Georgia announced

Thirty youth from across Georgia have been selected to participate in the inaugural statewide Youth LEAD Georgia program.
Ruth Bartlett stands on a dock before embarking on a horseshoe crab trawl with UGA Marine Extension. Photo: Trey Cooper

Alumni leader continues giving back – this time, along Georgia’s coast

Former Alumni Association president Ruth Bartlett (BBA ’76) discovers new ways to give back to the university along Georgia's coastline.
Women pose at a ribbon cutting for the statues

Founders Memorial Garden receives generous donation

The University of Georgia Founders Memorial Garden has received two Italian marble statues through a generous donation.

UGA Terry College alumnus pledges gift to help students from Hall County reach their goals and see the world

This story, written by Merritt Melancon, was originally published on the Terry College website on October 11, 2023.  Through the generosity of Gainesville natives Doug and Kay Ivester, an endowment of $600,000 is being established to fund…