County Bank

Home | Facebook | Twitter
GwdToday | Greenwood, SC
• Greenwood
• Lakelands & beyond
• School & College
• Sports
• Promotions
• Occasions
• Events
• Contest

Bayberry Inn Oct 2015
• Classifieds
• Employment
• Yard Sales
• Add Classifieds
Crime Network
• Arrest Reports
• SC Sex Offenders
• Obituaries

Cambridge Academy

home : news : school & college January 28, 2020

PTC Page Sponsor Banner

1/9/2020 11:17:00 AM
Lander to celebrate Day of Giving in honor of its 148th birthday

On Wednesday, Feb. 12, Lander University will celebrate its 148th birthday. That milestone will represent nearly a century and a half since the university first opened its doors in 1872.

In the hours leading up to the special day, Lander will celebrate a Day of Giving. During that 24-hour window, the Lander community, its friends and supporters are encouraged to galvanize their support of the university by donating in support of the university and its students.

“Our goal is to bring Lander supporters – alumni, faculty, staff, parents, families and friends – together for one purpose: to celebrate our past and build our future,” said Mike Worley, vice president for University Advancement. “This day is a perfect way to honor our founder, the Rev. Samuel Lander, and his legacy of educational excellence.”

How to celebrate Lander’s Day of Giving
The Day of Giving will begin at on Feb. 11 and ends. on Feb. 12. All gifts – large and small – will have a direct and positive effect on Lander’s current and future students.
Gifts can be made through a host of convenient ways, including:

  • Using Lander’s secure online giving portal at or;
  • Calling The Lander Foundation at 864-388-8530;
  • Personally presenting your gift by stopping by the Lander University Foundation & Alumni Center at 302 Hampton Ave., Greenwood;  
  • Mailing your donation to The Lander Foundation, 320 Stanley Ave., Greenwood, SC 29649.

Lander supporters are also encouraged to show their spirit by wearing Lander colors and gear during the Day of Giving, and sharing their school spirit on social media.
“In addition to spreading the word about Lander’s Day of Giving and encouraging others to join in the support, we want to reach out to other university family members and supporters, and connect with them as members of the Lander community,” said Worley.

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Advanced Search

Home | Facebook | Twitter • 720 Montague Ave Suite 314 • Greenwood • SC • 29649 •
Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved