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Giving to the Writing Center

Thank you for considering ways to make a difference!


Did the Writing Center make a difference in your life?  Perhaps you received valuable writing assistance from our tutors over many years and with many papers, or you got great feedback on that one crucial document that changed your life--a job or scholarship application, your thesis or dissertation. Perhaps as a teacher, your students were helped time and again when you referred them to the Center. Or perhaps you were a tutor who benefited academically, personally and professionally from working in our Center.  Whatever your motivation, you can directly make a difference in our future. Your donation can support the Writing Center in general ways, nourish a specific project or research area, or maybe help one of our current outstanding student-tutors with tuition.

We appreciate any level of giving. You can make a difference!

Give Online

Click the "Make a Gift" button below to access the Give to UWM online page. A new browser window will open. Again, click the "Make a Gift" button on that page to open the giving form. Where it asks for Gift Designation, please select “Letters & Science.” Where it asks for Additional Designation, please indicate The Writing Center Fund # 37580.

Additionally, if your gift is in honor or in memory of someone, or if you wish to remain anonymous, let us know in the “Special Instructions” box.

Give by Check

Please make your check or money order payable to:

The UWM Foundation
3230 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Please indicate how you would like your gift to be used in the memo section of your check or in a separate note.

Give by Phone

Make a gift or pledge over the phone by calling the UWM Foundation at 1-800-654-0434 or 1-414-906-4640. We will also ask you which area(s) you would like to support.

Planned Giving

Please contact Stephanie Ackerman, Director of Major and Planned Giving, to discuss how UWM can honor your legacy through your estate plan.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Please contact Ron Kotecki to discuss corporate or foundation funding for any of our programs.

General Questions, Naming Opportunities, Endowed Chairs or Other Major Gifts

Please contact Christina Makal, Development Director, for any additional information..

Our writers and tutors appreciate your gift!