All donors have a “why” — a personal journey that leads them to give back. As you get to know our donors and the stories behind their gifts, you might see yourself following in their footsteps.
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From the age of five, Dr. Eva Kleinpeter can remember her parents emphasizing the importance of education and hard work. Growing up poor in Layfette Parish, Louisiana, Eva began her education at Mouton Switch, a two-room segregated schoolhouse. Walking miles from her home to get to school, she recalls the teachers giving everything to help the students read and write.
Suzie Schultz gives to help educators make an impact.
Charlie and Debbie Morrison give to improve student wellness.
Lynn and Liz Lin give to honor those who helped him succeed.
Generous gifts allow K-State aviation program to soar to new heights
Abdul and Alicia Yahaya give to create change.
Yami Sanchez gives to remove barriers for foster youth.
Jenika Hazelbaker gives to help her other students
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