Protected: A decade of giving: UGA parent leaders strengthen campus programs

This year, the University of Georgia Parents Leadership Council (PLC) celebrates the 10th anniversary of its PLC Grants Program, which has given over $4.6 million to programs across campus and enhanced the college experience of countless UGA…
The ribbon cutting included (L to R) Provost S. Jack Hu, VP of PSO Jennifer Frum, President Jere W. Morehead and Deen Day Sanders. (Photo by Shannah Montgomery)

Botanical Garden dedicates new museum, garden updates

The museum was a dream of Deen Day Sanders, who donated her 50-year collection of art from around the world to the garden.
students film in empty gathering space

President’s Venture Fund helps a UGA hackathon go virtual

With the help of the President's Venture Fund, UGA Hacks 6 helped students take their programming skills to the next level on a completely virtual platform.
Horse trotting

Grateful clients commit to advancing equine research

Endurance riding taught Stagg and Cheryl Newman the valuable bond between humans and horses. Today, they are supporting equine research at UGA.
Two students at the SGA Professional Clothing Closet.

Parent-led grants program helps provide professional clothing to students

A partnership between parent donors and the Student Government Association has given UGA students access to professional attire.
Mary Beth and Kirby Smart with their children (left to right) Weston, Julia and Andrew in May 2020

UGA head football coach and wife commit $1 million to university

Kirby and Mary Beth Smart’s gift will support social justice, student-athletes impacted by COVID-19, and improvements to the UGA football program.
A graduating student veteran shakes hands with UGA President Jere W. Morehead at the 2019 Spring Honor Cord and Awards Reception.

Support from Parents Fund fosters community and pride for student veterans

The UGA Student Veterans Resource Center counts on the grants from the Parents Fund for the annual Honor Cord and Awards Reception.