The Unlikely Scholar

He’d heard that education was the path out of poverty. He just didn’t believe that path was meant for someone like him.

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The Rise of a Gator Nation

Small steps and big ideas marked UF’s ascension to the top 10. These eight philanthropists are some of the visionaries behind the climb. They are Golden Gators.

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Ms. Guerra Goes to Washington

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From Everyday Opportunity
to Uncommon Reality

At UF Advancement, we connect vision with passion in order to impact Florida, the nation, and the world. See what is possible when we go together.

Grateful Gators Gather at the Plaza
Photos and fun facts from our annual day of thanks
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A Q&A on Giving in 2018
Changes to tax laws raised concerns for both charities and donors. Here, experts help you navigate the new rules.
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Twin Nurses, and One Life-Changing Opportunity
Although Candi and Sandi Bastien grew up near Gainesville, the University of Florida seemed a world away. A very special scholarship changed that.
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Given Their History, This Gift was a Natural
They met at a museum. They married at a museum. Naming a museum in their will “is an expression of who we are.”
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From Adversity to ‘Distinguished American’
Jim Pugh, who once worked three campus jobs to pay for school, is now in the company of presidents and poets.
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There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.

— UF President Kent Fuchs —

What is the unique challenge for each of us? To go serve? To go inspire? To go build?

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