Impact of our donors
Honouring a debt of gratitude
For David Barnsdall OAM, the decision to leave a Gift in Will was the opportunity to make good on a life enriched by UNSW and its community.
Access to education: The most powerful gift of all
Associate Professor Richard Millard overcame his own childhood challenges to have a rich life and a deeply fulfilling career. By his own account, the free education of his youth was the catalyst. It’s his hope that the recently announced Millard Scholarship will help young medical students chart a similar course.
The secret to living is giving: Why Lee Tonitto chose to become a future giver
Lee Tonitto, Managing Director for Tonitto & Partners, on what it means to be a catalyst for magic
$1m gift to UNSW will educate a new generation of nuclear engineers
The donation from the Sir William Tyree Foundation will expand Australia’s only nuclear education program.
A promise kept
A donation of $3 million will fund a new Professorship in Dermatology at UNSW, in honour of esteemed dermatologist Professor Warwick Morison.
The UNSW Galleries Commissioners Circle addresses the challenges facing Australian artists at the mid-point of their careers, rewarding both donors and practitioners in unexpected ways.
No-one left behind
The COVID-19 Student Emergency Response Fund provided financial aid to students in need. It also left them feeling safe, supported and hopeful.
Hearts & minds
Momentum for constitutional recognition of Australia’s First Nations peoples is growing, supported by the leadership of Professor Megan Davis, a game-changing gift from the Balnaves Foundation, and the abundant grace of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across the country.