Category: Foundation Leadership

photo of Joshua R. Newton President & CEO of the UConn Foundation

UConn Foundation President & CEO Joshua R. Newton to step down midsummer

photo of Joshua R. Newton President & CEO of the UConn Foundation
Joshua R. Newton President & CEO of the UConn Foundation will step down mid-August. (G. J. McCarthy/UConn Foundation)

Foundation raised nearly $400 million in his five-year tenure, reshaped alumni programs & grew endowment by 30 percent

UConn Foundation President & CEO Joshua R. Newton will leave his position in mid-August, after completing a remarkable five-year tenure—the most prolific fundraising period in the Foundation’s history.Read Full Story

UConn Foundation Raises $78 Million in FY 2015, Surpasses Goal

Graduates in silhouette outside Gampel Pavilion following the School of Business Commencement ceremony on May 10, 2015. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)
Graduates in silhouette outside Gampel Pavilion following the School of Business Commencement ceremony on May 10, 2015. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo)

The UConn Foundation raised $78 million during fiscal year 2015, $6 million—or nearly 10 percent—more than its goal. Read Full Story