Edward Waters College Executive Cabinet Gives $13,689 to the College
Jacksonville, FL – October 11, 2019 – The Edward Waters College (EWC) Executive Cabinet was pleased to announce their gift of $13,689 during the October meeting of the College’s Board of Trustees to support the “Level-Up” Annual Giving Campaign for Emerging Eminence at EWC, bringing their total giving to the College to $23,689 since their onboarding in 2018.
On October 4, 2019, the Edward Waters College Executive Cabinet presented a check in the amount of $13,689 to the EWC Board of Trustees, furthering their commitment of reinvestment to the College. This is the second gift from the Executive Cabinet since the appointment of President & CEO, Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr., when in October 2018 cabinet members gifted $10,000 under his leadership.
“I am exceedingly pleased with the Cabinet’s philanthropic support,” said EWC President & CEO, Dr. A. Zachary Faison, Jr. “The Executive Cabinet is invested in providing our students with a meaningful experience and a strong education. Towards that end, an investment in the Annual Giving Campaign is an example of their continued commitment to the College.”
Relatedly, in Fiscal Year 2018-2019, 100% of the faculty and staff at EWC contributed to the EWC “Level-Up” Annual Giving Campaign for a total of $20,957.00.
“As a College, we are becoming a destination institution of Emerging Eminence and we will continue to work with great vigor and focus towards providing the students we serve with a higher educational experience that is Nulli Secundus – Second to None! And philanthropic support will assist us in this endeavor,” said President Faison.
About Edward Waters College
Edward Waters College (EWC), accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and member of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), is a private, historically black, urban college which offers a liberal arts education with a strong emphasis on the Christian principles of high moral and spiritual values. EWC was established in 1866 and is an African Methodist Episcopal Church-related institution of learning. It is the first private institution of higher education in the State of Florida.