Supporting PennDesign

  • China travel studio
  • Ellen Neises engages students in her landscape studio
  • Year End Show 2014 in Lower Gallery

Make a Gift. Transform the World.
Did you know that 100% of your gift to the PennDesign Annual Fund goes toward providing fellowships and financial aid for current students? By allocating all Annual Fund gifts to financial support, we ensure that the most promising future designers and artists - regardless of their current financial circumstances - can study at PennDesign. Your contribution will help others pursue their passion for design at PennDesign and carry it into the world.

Please consider making a gift to the PennDesign Annual Fund and ensuring that PennDesign students and alumni continue to effect change in communities worldwide. You can make a gift now via our secure online giving website or by calling (215) 746-8323.  If you’d prefer to make your gift by mail, please send your check, made out to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, to PennDesign Development and Alumni Relations, 210 S. 34th Street, 102 Meyerson Hall, Philadelphia, PA, 19104.

Fast Facts about the Annual Fund
• Nearly half of the gifts made to the PennDesign Annual Fund in the last year were between $25 and $50.
• The number of new donors to the Annual Fund increased by nearly 50% between 2012 and 2013.
• The entire Annual Fund increased by 48% from 2012 to 2013.
• 103 students received fellowships or financial aid through the PennDesign Annual Fund this past year.

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