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Cleveland State University Foundation A FOUNDATION FOR ENGAGED LEARNING

Annual Report 2010–2011

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To our Alumni and Friends, I am pleased to share with you the Cleveland State University Foundation Annual Report. This past fiscal year we received the largest gift in CSU’s history when alumnus and prominent businessman Monte Ahuja and his wife, Usha, donated $10 million to fund scholarships and an endowed professorship in global business. Mr. Ahuja, MBA ’75, attributes his success in business and in life to his CSU education. He and his wife say they are privileged to give back. They lead by example, encouraging others to take advantage of all that CSU offers and to support the University. The Cleveland Foundation awarded a grant of $1.5 million jointly to Cleveland State and to the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) to support our collaborative effort to recruit, educate and train primary care physicians to serve urban communities. This grant will help support a University pipeline to high school juniors and seniors interested in studying medicine, clinical spaces in neighborhoods, and mentoring opportunities. We also inaugurated a new annual tradition – Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise – to increase private support for scholarships. Radiance more than lived up to its name, raising approximately $377,000 which enabled us to award scholarships to more than 100 students, keeping them in school and on track toward graduation. Words cannot express our gratitude to Mr. and Mrs. Ahuja for their unparalleled generosity, to the Cleveland Foundation for advancing an academic initiative that will impact the future of Northeast Ohio, and to all those who supported Radiance. Yet despite such successes, our need is still great. A long recession and anemic recovery are making the dream of college more challenging for many middle-class families. Significant cuts to student aid programs add even more urgency to our top fundraising goal of additional student scholarships. To this end, we have hired Berinthia R. LeVine as vice president for advancement and executive director of the CSU Foundation. With her strong background and outstanding success as a fundraiser in Greater Cleveland, she will bolster our advancement efforts and bring a new level of philanthropic support to Cleveland State. To all our alumni and friends, thank you for your support. Whether you are making a financial contribution, volunteering your time, or providing internships and cooperative education experiences for our students, you are helping make a great University even better.

Ronald M. Berkman President, Cleveland State University

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To our Alumni and Friends, An investment in Cleveland State University is an investment that pays dividends. When students graduate, remain in Northeast Ohio and find employment that allows them to use their knowledge and skills, that’s a dividend. When faculty research helps cure disease or reduce energy consumption, that’s a dividend. And when a campus evolves into a thriving downtown neighborhood that brings residents and visitors back to the city, that’s a dividend, too. Despite the harsh economy, we’re proud to say that donors are still investing in Cleveland State University. In fact, our Foundation assets have grown to $53.9 million — the highest total ever, thanks to new gifts and effective management. While this is great news, our endowment must continue to grow to match CSU’s quality and importance to the community. It is imperative that CSU, like all state universities, increase its support from the private sector. Businesses, foundations, alumni and friends must be the source of the annual, capital, special project, scholarship, fellowship and endowment gifts that will keep the University strong and growing. Cleveland State is an invaluable community resource — providing students of all ages with the education they need to succeed; helping business, scientific, government and civic partners identify and resolve challenges; and boosting the economy and city life. Our alumni, donors and friends have helped make Cleveland State University what it is today. For that, we thank you. We look forward to your continued support to help CIeveland State and its students become even better in the future.

Steven A. Minter

Berinthia R. LeVine

Chair Vice President, University Advancement Cleveland State University Foundation Executive Director Cleveland State University Foundation

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Philanthropic Highlights 2010-2011 Cleveland State University Foundation assets reached an all-time high — ­ $53.9 million, thanks to generous gifts and prudent financial counsel.

Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise raised approximately $377,000 in support of student scholarships in its first year. Radiance scholarships were awarded to more than 100 undergraduate students in good academic standing who were at risk for dropping out of school because of finances. Next year’s Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise will be Friday, May 11, 2012. Radiance not only is CSU’s signature fundraising event, it is key to the University’s student retention efforts.

Alumnus Monte Ahuja, MBA ’75, and his wife, Usha, made the largest gift in the University’s 47-year history — a $10 million commitment to fund scholarships in business and engineering, as well as an endowed professorship, the Monte Ahuja Endowed Chair in Global Business. Mr. Ahuja used a business plan he developed as a CSU class project to found Transtar Industries, Inc., which launched his successful career. The Monte Ahuja College of Business was named in his honor. Mr. Ahuja served as a member of the CSU Board of Trustees from 1991-2000, including six years as chairman, and was the first alumnus to do so. He also served as a director of the CSU Foundation. In 1990, he was named one of Cleveland State’s Top 25 Distinguished Alumni. This generous gift by Mr. and Mrs. Ahuja recognizes CSU’s top fundraising goal – increasing scholarship support for students.

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The Power of Three partnership between Cleveland State University, the Cleveland Play House and PlayhouseSquare raised $XX million for the conversion of the historic Allen Theatre into a new performance home for both the Play House and CSU’s Department of Theatre and Dance. This arts education collaborative, unlike any other in the nation, will provide stateof-the-art facilities for our students while enabling them to hone their skills alongside working professionals. In addition to the Allen Theatre, CSU’s new arts campus includes the renovated Middough Building as home to the theatre, dance and art programs. And CSU’s art gallery will relocate to a highly visible location in the former Cowell and Hubbard Building. The Power of Three partnership/arts campus is a key component in CSU’s ongoing commitment to building a downtown neighborhood while also enhancing the educational experience.

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OTHER Philanthropic Highlights

more than $8.5 million for scholarships.

$1.75 Million from the Cleveland Foundation for the Partnership for Enhancing Urban Health. This collaboration between Cleveland State University and the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) will educate primary care physicians to provide health care in urban areas.

$500,000 from Ronald R. Ledin for the President’s Discretionary Fund. In addition, Mr. Ledin donated $100,000 to the Fenn Academy Engineering Education Endowment Fund.

$500,000 from an anonymous donor for the President’s Discretionary Fund.

$433,333 from the Parker Hannifin Foundation for engineering scholarships.

$300,000 from Richard L. Bowen and Associates, Inc. for engineering scholarships.

$250,000 from the Parker Hannifin Foundation to support cancer research by Dr. Michael Kalafatis, professor of chemistry.

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$247,000 from the estate of David L. Balint for the David L. Balint Endowed Scholarship Fund.

$100,000 from the Saint Luke’s Foundation for the Partnership for Enhancing Urban Health. This collaboration between Cleveland State University and the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) will educate primary care physicians to provide health care in urban areas.

$100,000 from James D. Heckelman for the James D. and Margaret F. Heckelman Scholarship Endowment.

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UNIVERSITY Highlights 2010-2011 Freshman enrollment grew 11 percent over last year, with an average grade point average of 3.21 for incoming students. For the second consecutive year, the average ACT test score exceeded the national average.

Campus International School, in its second year, added third grade classes and expanded kindergarten to four classes. Total enrollment nearly doubled to 220 students, with a waiting list of more than 300. Campus International School, an innovative collaboration with the Cleveland Metropolitan School District that provides an educational choice to families living in the city, features the academically rigorous International Baccalaureate curriculum and will eventually offer grades K-12.

The University, Cleveland Play House and PlayhouseSquare established an arts education collaborative that will enable students to hone their skills alongside working professionals. CSU’s theatre and dance programs have been relocated to the historic and newly refurbished Allen Theatre and Middough Building. CSU’s art programs and art gallery also will be part of this bold, new arts campus that will bring thousands of new visitors downtown.

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U.S. News and World Report ranked Cleveland State University within the top 10 percent of more than 3,000 universities in its “National University” category.

Campus Village, the single largest residential development in Cleveland in more than three decades, is underway along Chester Avenue between East 21st and East 24th streets. A modern lifestyle development of nine buildings, restaurants, shops, green spaces and more, Campus Village will offer more than 300 marketrate apartments and help create a thriving University neighborhood in the heart of downtown Cleveland.

The University entered into a partnership with the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) aimed at training urban primary care physicians. The initiative will train doctors through two unique programs – one targeting individuals who already have bachelor’s degrees and one targeting freshmen from minority and disadvantaged backgrounds. The state of Ohio included funds for CSU/NEOMED in its annual budget – recognition of the program’s significance and potential for addressing the serious national issue of urban health care.

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Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise

The inaugural Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise more than lived up to its name, raising $377,000 for student scholarships. As a result, scholarships were awarded to more than 100 students, allowing them to stay in school and progress toward their degrees. The success of Radiance was made possible by support from the corporate community and private donors. More than 400 guests attended the reception and brief program. The next Radiance, CSU Realizing the Promise will be Friday, May 11, 2012. Our goal is to raise $500,000. For sponsorship information and tickets, contact the CSU Advancement Office at 216.875.9855 or visit

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Radiance scholars Wanfang Chen’s family came to Cleveland from China nearly four years ago for the educational opportunities available here. The only person in her family to speak English, the CSU sophomore says language is her biggest challenge in the classroom and in studying. The Cleveland resident hopes to graduate in 2015 and pursue a career as a pediatric nurse.

George Thomas became interested in electrical engineering while working on a high school science fair project. Enrolled in an accelerated 4+1 program in the Fenn College of Engineering, he will graduate in 2012 with his bachelor’s degree and in 2013 with his master’s degree. The Cleveland resident works in the College’s embedded control systems research lab and has co-authored a conference paper and technical book chapter.

Following in the footsteps of her grandfather and mother, Rachel Winegar is a thirdgeneration CSU student. The Mentor resident, who plans to become a doctor, is majoring in biology/ pre-medicine and also conducts independent research projects. Rachel says her Radiance scholarship allows her to concentrate on her studies and activities such as competitive horseback riding and volunteering with a hospice organization.

The first in his family to attend college, Feras Hamdan will graduate in 2012 with a degree in biology. A member of the American Medical Student Association, he plans to attend medical school and specialize in orthopedics or podiatry. The Westlake resident volunteers at the Cleveland Clinic as a researcher and calls himself a proud Viking.

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gifts by division

Financials 2010-2011

Library $68,834 Nursing $2,630

Education & human services $111,122 Athletics $286,460 Urban Affaris $346,396

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences $367,552

General University $3,787,749

Law $766,235

Sciences & health Professions $874,526

Overall Cash Contributions Total: $10,293,644 Increase of: $4,833,931 (89%)

Business $2,503,026

Engineering $1,179,113

new commitments


Includes gifts, pledges & planned giving


Includes gifts & pledge payments



14 12 10

$10,293,644 distinct donors 5,920

14 12

$11,389,117 $9,761,417

10 $8,380,989 distinct donors 6,863








distinct donors 5,788









endowment portfolio

funds under investment


as of June 30, 2011

as of June 30, 2011


50 43.8




37.3 rate of return %

market value in millions



30 20 10 0



15 10 6.1%








5.4% 4.7%

1 year

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3 year

5 year

10 year

The Cleveland State University Foundation, Inc. Statement of Financial Position June 30, 2011 (with comparative totals for 2010) Assets

Current assets: Cash and cash equivalents Accounts receivable Contributions receivable, net Total current assets Non-current assets: Contributions receivable, net Long-term investments Funds held on behalf of others: Cleveland State University Cleveland State University Alumni Association Total non-current assets Total assets



$ 5,603,609 387,869 1,034,821 7,026,299

$ 5,051,468 220,221 912,225 6,183,914

6,880,023 50,974,702

4,706,404 38,383,659

2,590,934 366,939 60,812,598

1,993,632 313,317 45,397,012

$ 67,838,897

$ 51,580,926

Liabilities and Net Assets

Liabilities: Current liabilities: Accounts payable Current portion of note payable Payable to Cleveland State University Annuities payable Total current liabilities Non-current liabilities: Note payable, net of current portion Payable to Cleveland State University Annuities payable Funds held on behalf of others: Cleveland State University Cleveland State University Alumni Association Total non-current liabilities Total liabilities



$ 19,243 39,996 1,051,798 32,517 1,143,554

$ 45,814 39,996 626,547 29,847 742,204

684,743 - 108,186

724,739 36,115 101,028

2,590,934 366,939 3,750,802 4,894,356

1,993,632 313,317 3,168,831 3,911,035

Net Assets: Unrestricted: Undesignated Board-designated – scholarships Total unrestricted Temporarily restricted Permanently restricted Total net assets

(184,387) 164,169 (20,218) 22,395,040 40,569,719 62,944,541

(566,725) 140,597 (426,128) 14,086,876 34,009,143 47,669,891

Total liabilities and net assets

$ 67,838,897

$ 51,580,926

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honor roll of donors 2010-2011

Cleveland State University gratefully acknowledges generous and ongoing support from the corporations, foundations, alumni, faculty, emeriti, staff, students and friends that contributed to the University in Fiscal Year 2011. Gifts to Cleveland State are an essential resource supporting the University’s stability and growth. Every effort has been made to present an accurate listing of all donors of cash gifts for the period July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2011. Any errors or omissions are an oversight. Please forward any corrections to the Office of Donor Relations, Cleveland State University Foundation, 2121 Euclid Avenue, KB 300, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214. If you have questions, please contact us at 216.523.7291 or

Recognition is given to those contributing $100,000 or more The Ahuja Foundation Dr. Usha and Mr. Monte Ahuja Mr. David L. Balint# The Cleveland Foundation The George Gund Foundation The Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Ronald R. Ledin Saint Luke’s Foundation Allan J. Miller David and Inez Myers Foundation Parker Hannifin Corporation Parker Hannifin Foundation The Unger Foundation Mr. Paul A. Unger# Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Weinberg Recognition is given to those contributing $50,000-$99,999 Richard L. Bowen & Associates, Inc. Mr. Richard L. Bowen The Maxeen Stone Flower Trust Mrs. Betty L. Gordon Mr. Robert W. Haskins Mr. James D. Heckelman InduSoft Mr. & Mrs. Bill Julka Mr. Edmond J. Sobey# Mr. James A. Thomas Recognition is given to those contributing $25,000-$49,999 Drs. James A. and Susan Borchert The Robert F. Busbey Charitable Foundation Cleveland Clinic Fenn Educational Fund The Honorable John J. Donnelly Mr. Paul J. Everson Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Forest City Enterprises Inc. Mr. Terry H. and Ms. Robin L. Gilbert Jones Day

Kaiser Permanente Kulas Foundation The Lubrizol Corporation Metro Health Foundation John P. Murphy Foundation The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation Mr. Steven W. Percy Red {an orchestra} Mrs. Gene Schreckengost Mr. Fred Sheibley# University Hospitals Case Medical Center Weinberg Institute Recognition is given to those contributing $10,000-$24,999 Thomas W. and Joann Adler Baker Hostetler Mr. William Grover Barnard III Mr. and Mrs. Craig A. Black Britton Fund Dale and Cynthia Brogan Burke, Rosen & Associates Cohen & Company The Honorable John E. Corrigan Delaware Community Foundation Dr. Bart A. DiLiddo Ms. Rebecca Dunn Eaton Charitable Fund* Eaton Corporation The Richard Eaton Foundation, Inc. Mr. and Mrs. David J. Fornari Allen Friedman Award Fund of the Delaware Community Foundation The Honorable Nancy A. Fuerst and Dr. John F. Burke, Jr. Genesis HealthCare LLC Dr. Leslie Friedman Goldstein Hahn Loeser + Parks LLP Mr. Theodore MacKinnon Henry Reverend Catherine Bosworth Horton MS & ME Jackson Fund Mr. and Mrs. Trevor O. Jones KeyBank Mr. Stephen F. Kirk

Kohrman Jackson & Krantz P.L.L. Mr. and Mrs. Morton Q. Levin The Lincoln Electric Foundation Lowe Eklund Wakefield & Mulvihill Co., LPA Mr. James A. Lowe MacArthur Family Trust Medical Mutual of Ohio Meisel Family Foundation Mr. Dan T. Moore III Ms. Gean Ellen Morrill Nebraska Book Company Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy Co., L.P.A. PNC Bank Porter Wright LLP RPM International Inc.* Schwab Fund for Charitable Giving Drs. Michael and Joanne Schwartz+ Dr. Beth Brandt Sersig+ The Sherwin-Williams Company Inc. Mr. Christy Spoa Squire, Sanders & Dempsey LLP Dr. Roberta Steinbacher+ Mr. and Mrs. Terrence V. Zuk Recognition is given to those contributing $5,000-$9,999 American Greetings Corporation Anonymous Mr. Anthony S. Bakale Baker Hostetler Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Timothy Baker Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Barone Professor Susan J. Becker+ Ronald M. and Patsy Berkman+ Michele and Lawrence Beyer Fund Timothy C. Beyer Fund The Bonder, Bray and Waxman Families The Brewer-Garrett Company The Charles M. & Helen M. Brown Memorial Foundation Buckley King Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Carfagna+ Mr. William E. Conway

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Timothy J. and Kimberly S. Cosgrove Crawford Capital Company Mr. and Mrs. Edward F. Crawford Ms. Teresa K. Demchak Paul E. DiCorleto, Ph.D. The Enterline Foundation Mr. Larry L. Enterline Mr. Terrence Patrick Fergus Fifth Third Bancorp* Fifth Third Bank of Northeast Ohio Fifth Third Securities Richard Fleischman + Partners Architects, Inc. Ms. Helen Moss and Mr. Richard J. Fleischman Mr. David A. Forrest Mr. Ian N. Friedman+ Mr. Frank L. Gallucci III GE General Electric Foundation* Mr. and Mrs. Henry J. Goodman Ms. Laura Goyanes and Mr. Robert M. Maloney Mr. Jerome E. Grabowski Mrs. Renee Fetko Hall and Mr. Jeff Hall Dr. and Mrs. Edward (Ned) Hill+ Timothy W. Hughes Hyland Software, Inc. Jackson Lewis LLP Jeffries, Kube, Forrest & Monteleone Co., L.P.A. Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Jochum-Moll Foundation JoStan Charitable Foundation Keithley Instruments, Inc. Mr. Steven Ben Kimmelman Mr. Peter W. Klein Mr. Richard C. Klein Mr. Roger D. Klein Mr. Eugene A. Klingshirn Mr. Jamie R. Lebovitz Mr. Charles A. Lent Mr. Joseph J. Levanduski Mr. Dennis A. Linden

David Lee Balint earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 1969 from Cleveland State University. Throughout his life, he was active with his fraternity, Sigma Phi Epsilon, and the CSU Alumni Association, serving as treasurer and chair of the development committee. In 2002 he established the David Lee Balint Endowed Scholarship Fund for CSU students seeking degrees in business. Mr. Balint passed away unexpectedly on June 8, 2010. He enabled his endowed scholarship fund to continue to grow after his death by including CSU in his estate plans. This year, the David L. Balint Alumni Office was named in his honor.

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Malbasa Joseph & Florence Mandel Family Foundation Ms. Nancy W. McCann Mr. C. Andrew McCartney McDonald Hopkins Mr. Jonathan Mester Middough Inc. Dolly and Steven Minter+ Mr. J. Michael Monteleone Mr. Daniel R. Mordarski Ohio State Bar Association Mr. David M. and Ms. Michelle L. Paris The Honorable and Mrs. Raymond L. Pianka Mr. and Mrs. Andrew F. Puzder Jodie & Linn Raney Family Foundation Jodie V. Raney Linn J. Raney Esther and Hyman Rapport Philanthropic Trust The Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Rawson, Jr. Reminger Co., L.P.A. Mr. Joseph D. Scarpitti Mrs. Bethany A. Schmittel Dr. and Mrs. Ronald G. Schultz Dr. and Mrs. Robert A. Simons+ Sisters of Charity Foundation The S.K. Wellman Foundation Spangenberg, Shibley & Liber LLP Mrs. Marie Strawbridge Thompson Hine LLP Mr. and Mrs. John D. Thompson Mr. Kenneth J. Tischler Tucker Ellis & West LLP Ulmer & Berne LLP University of California, Berkeley The U.S. Charitable Gift Trust Mrs. Betty W. Waetjen Walter & Haverfield L.L.P.

Ms. Lois Elizabeth Walters Mr. F. Scott and Ms. Holly J. Wilson Dr. Regennia N. Williams+ Mr. and Ms. John Thomas Zamiska Recognition is given to those contributing $1,000-$4,999 7D Marketing, Inc. American Production and Inventory Control Society Dr. Carolyn K. Amy Anonymous Mr. Jeff Apisdorf The Appelbaum-Kahn Foundation Applied Industrial Technologies Mr. Thomas L. Aries Dr. Carl F. Asseff Mr. Jack S. Aten AT&T Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Ronald A. Auletta Ayco Charitable Foundation Mr. Michael Aynik Mr. Brian J. Bailey Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Baillis The Banks-Baldwin Foundation Donald L. Barnes Foundation Professor David R. Barnhizer John and Susan Bazyk+ Mr. John W. Beadle Mr. John Bebbington William C. and Mary W. Beckenbach Behrens Gioffre & Schroeder Co. Ms. Sheryl King Benford Ms. Marcelle Bergman Mrs. Jeanne Berndt Mr. Wayne Bilinovic Ms. Mary C. Bill+ Mr. Earl Billings Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bishop Black Professionals Association Charitable Foundation Black Women’s Political Action Committee OH-498 The Honorable Patricia A. Blackmon

Ms. Tresalyn R. Blackmon Mrs. Emese K. Blankenship Daniel and Joanne Bonder Bostwick Design Partnership, Inc. Mr. Robert Bostwick Bowden Manufacturing Mr. and Mrs. John J. Boyle III+ Mr. William L. Bransford The Honorable Charles Bridges Mr. Timothy S. Brimus Mr. and Mrs. Norman A. Bringman Mr. Peter J. Brodhead Drs. Jeanette Grasselli Brown & Glenn R. Brown Mr. Brent M. Buckley Mr. and Ms. Bernard L. Buckner+ Mr. David P. Burke The Honorable Lillian W. Burke Ms. Yolanda G. Burt+ Mr. Carey R. Butsavage Ms. Lynn M. Bycko+ Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP Camney Service & Supply Mr. James R. Camp Donald A. Campbell, Jr., CFRE Mr. Oliver Caplan Dr. David R. Caprette Mr. William James Centa The Poetry Fund Chagrin Valley Engineering, Ltd. Jeri E. Chaikin Ms. Carolyn S. Champion-Sloan+ Mr. Gordon A. Chirdon Mr. Gregory J. Cielec Clark Oil & Chemical Cleveland Arts Prize Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland Consulting Group, Inc. Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association Cleveland State University Alumni Association Cleveland State University College of Graduate Studies

Cleveland Teachers Union Retired Teachers Chapter CNSG INC. Collins & Scanlon, LLP Mr. Tim L. Collins Mr. Anthony Colnar Compass Group, North America Consolidated Edison Company of New York Dr. Lloyd M. Cook Mrs. Annette F. Coulman Council of Smaller Enterprises Mr. Anthony J. Coyne Mr. James P. Coyne Mrs. Judith A. Crawford Phyllis L. Crocker+ CT Consultants, Inc. Mr. and Ms. Richard J. Cusick Mr. and Mrs. Alexander M. Cutler Cuyahoga Community College Mr. and Mrs. Saji Thomas Daniel Mr. Mark J. Del Principe Deloitte Foundation Ms. Nancy Lisowski Dembny Louise P. Dempsey+ Mr. William M. Denihan Ms. Theresa A. Desmone+ Mr. and Mrs. John A. Dettelbach Ms. Veronica M. Dever Dominion Foundation Downey & Murray LLC Mr. Thomas E. Downey, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. W. Harding Drane, Jr. Mr. Michael Dzurilla Mr. Gerald Dzurilla Dr. and Mrs. Julian Manly Earls+ The Cyrus Eaton Foundation Mr. Richard R. Eckman Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Embrescia Ms. Carol G. Emerling Mr. Charles R. Emrick, Jr. Ms. Natalie J. Zuckerman Epstein and Mr. Morton G. Epstein

+ Faculty/Staff # Deceased * Matching Gift

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Richard L. Bowen is the president and founder of Bowen and Associates, an architectural/engineering/construction management firm. As a member of the CSU Board of Trustees, he knows that scholarships are key to attracting and retaining outstanding students and he leads by example, encouraging others to support the University and its students. The Richard L. Bowen and Associates Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming engineering freshman who shows academic promise and financial need. The scholarship will cover tuition, fees, room, board and books for four to five years so the student graduates without debt.

Mr. Terry J. Fadem Professor Diane L. Fahey Fay Sharpe LLP Fedeli Group Ms. Sari Feldman The Honorable Eugene M. Fellmeth Mr. and Mrs. John J. Ferchill Ferro Foundation Ms. Rose M. Fini FirstEnergy Foundation Mr. and Ms. Daniel Fleig Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Florkiewicz+ Flourish, Inc. The Fortnightly Musical Club Mr. and Mrs. Louis A. Frangos Mr. Michael Frangos Frantz Ward LLP Ian N. Friedman & Associates LLC Friedman & Gilbert Ms. Jill Schumacher and Mr. Gordon S. Friedman+ Friends of Jim Rokakis Friends of William D. Mason Ms. Georgia A. Froelich and Mr. R. Russell O’Rourke Harold W. Fuson, Jr. Mrs. Jane Gallucci Mr. Richard L. Garcia Ms. Debra Lynne Garrett# Mrs. Phyllis Asquith Gary Ms. Marianne Corrigan Gaydos+ Mr. Steven Jay German Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation Dr. and Mrs. Bahman Ghorashi+ Ms. M. Colette Gibbons and Mr. Harlan Stone Hertz Mr. and Mrs. Michael Eugene Gibbons Giffen & Kaminski, LLC Ms. Karen L. Giffen Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon J. Gillinov Mr. Joseph R. Gioffre The Glenmede Trust Company, N.A. Global Spectrum

Mr. and Mrs. Larry P. Goldberg Dr. and Mrs. Donald G. Golden Ms. Lisa L. Gold-Scott and Mr. Gregory S. Scott Goodrich Foundation Ms. Sally A. Goodwin Mr. Thomas O. Gorman Dr. Robert T. Graf Great Lakes Textiles Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Green+ Mr. and Mrs. Gary L. Gross Chuck Grossman Mr. Donald L. Guarnieri H. Goodman, Inc. Mr. Clyde C. Hadden Mr. Patrick F. Haggerty Reverend Edward T. Haggins The Honorable R. Morgan Hamilton Mr. Norman C. Harbert Mr. Gregg Hartman Mr. and Mrs. Charles G. Haslett William Hawal, Esq. Dr. Xiaoxing He Mr. Wayne Heritage The Nathan L. and Regina Herman Charitable Fund Mr. John F. Herrick Mr. David A. Hespen Mr. and Mrs. David Hobe Ms. Janice A. Holkenborg Mr. Thomas E. Hopkins H-P Products, Inc. Huntington Bank Mr. Jim Huth Dr. Jennie S. Hwang Hydrofarm, Inc. Ms. Kathryn Burrer Hyer Ms. Yvette Maria Ittu Mr. Richard W. Jablonski Mr. Andrew Jackson Mayor Frank Jackson For A Better Cleveland Dr. Nancy L. and Mr. Sanford Jacobs

Mr. Larry H. James Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Janus The Honorable Mabel M. Jasper The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Ms. Linda L. Johnson+ Junction Auto Sales, Inc. Just Natural Provisions Co. Ms. Tahani Mohamed Kablan Etole and Julian Kahan Philanthropic Fund Ms. Kerin Lyn Kaminski Karpinski Engineering Mr. Arthur M. Kaufman Dr. Theo G. Keith, Jr. Kelley & Ferraro LLP Ms. Julie Kelsheimer Mr. Randall F. Kender KeyBank Foundation Mr. Andrew Kosone Lynda L. Kovach Mr. Gary L. Krall Mrs. Adeline Krenzler Mr. and Mrs. Norman Krumholz+ Mr. Joseph Charles Krysh Mr. John P. Ladd Mr. Steven Michael Lake Lamers Distributing Company The Lamers Family Mrs. Lucille De Roia Lang Dennis R. Lansdowne, Esq.+ Mr. Theodore A. Laufik Professor Stephen R. Lazarus+ Mr. Timothy J. Leeth Mr. Steven B. Lesser Berinthia R. LeVine Mr. Steven R. Lilley Mr. Terrence G. Linnert Mr. and Mrs. David M. Lockman Mr. John A. Lonsak Ms. Kathleen Fitzgerald Lorentz Mrs. Jeannine M. Louie+ Mr. Kenneth Lurie Mr. and Mrs. Milton S. Maltz Mandel Foundation

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Mr. and Mrs. Gregory P. Mangino Ms. Ralene Marcoccia Mr. William D. Mason Mr. James C. Mastandrea Mr. Joseph Masters Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Mavec Miss Eileen McCarthy Ms. Karen Umerley McCarthy Ms. Sheila M. McCarthy Mrs. Katherine McCombs Ms. Mary Beth McDonald+ McGown & Markling Co. LPA Ms. Patricia M. Sweeney and Mr. Paul J. McGuire Mr. George A. McIntosh Reverend Marvin A. McMickle Provost Geoffrey S. Mearns+ Mr. Franklin R. Melena# Mr. Douglas R. Melin Ms. Laurie Frances Melville Dr. Robert P. Mensforth+ The Merck Company Foundation Mr. Anthony Messina Mr. Tom Mesterhazy Dr. Jacqueline Miller and Dr. Stuart Morrison Minto International, Inc. Mr. Charles and Dr. Patricia Mintz Mr. and Mrs. Howard D. Mishkind Mr. and Mrs. William A. Mitchell Mr. Kirt A. Montlack Ms. Louise F. Mooney and Mr. John D. Gabel Mr. Patrick J. Moran Mr. and Mrs. John C. Morley Mr. Michael Moroney Mr. and Mrs. Stephen C. Morris J. Miller and S. Morrison Family Philanthropic Fund Mr. and Dr. Bert Moyar Dr. Marjorie M. Moyar Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation Mr. Donald P. Mull

Linking her teaching, research and philanthropy, Regennia N. Williams made a pledge to CSU for the Initiative for the Study of Religion and Spirituality in the History of Africa and the Diaspora (RASHAD). The funds will be used for student scholarships, short-term fellowships and research travel grants. Dr. Williams, an associate professor of history and Fulbright Scholar, lectured and conducted research at Nigeria’s Obafemi Awolowo University as part of her ongoing work for RASHAD. She generously supports a wide range of scholarships and funds at CSU.

Dr. and Mrs. Dieter H. Myers Dr. William J. Napier+ Mr. and Ms. John G. Nestor New York Community Bank Dr. Lily M. Ng Ms. Catherine C. Nicholson Mr. and Mrs. James Norkus Ms. Jo Manette K. Nousak Drs. John D. Holm and Njeri Nuru-Holm+ Ohio Chapter of the Black Occupational Therapy Caucus The Ohio Educational Credit Union Ohio Girls Golf Foundation Ohio Institute for Public Service The Ohio Lions Foundation Mr. F. Ronald O’Keefe Omega Laboratories, Inc. The William J. & Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation Sonia M. Winner, Esq. and Professor Kevin F. O’Neill+ Mr. and Ms. William J. O’Neill, Jr. Mr. Frank R. Osborne Mr. and Mrs. Peter R. Osenar Mr. Matthew Palenica Mr. and Mrs. George J. Palko Paran Management Mr. John Parry+ Dr. Lewis E. & Janice B. Patterson P.B. Express, Inc. Mr. David W. Petro Mr. Anthony R. Petruzzi Mr. Thomas E. Phelps Mr. Peter R. Phillips+ Professor Emerita Jane M. Picker and Dr. Sidney Picker, Jr. Mr. Richard S. Pietch Ms. Maria S. Pla+ Vicki and Jack Plata Dr. and Mrs. Martin J. Plax+ Professor John T. Plecnik+ Mr. William T. Plesec PNC Foundation

Dr. Walter Podolny, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Pokorny The Larry and Julia Pollock Family Philanthropic Fund Mr. and Mrs. Michael Pollock PolyOne Corporation Ms. Patricia A. Poole Mr. and Mrs. Robert Nelson Porter III Mr. William E. Powers, Jr. Mr. Troy S. Prince Rascal House USA Ms. Marie Rehmar Ms. M. Ann Reinthal+ Mr. Royce R. Remington Irene Holyk Rennillo and Louis Rennillo Ms. Alice Rickel Mr. Geoffrey R. Roche Rockwell Automation Charitable Corporation Mr. James C. Rokakis Mr. Dennis R. Rose Ross, Brittain & Schonberg Co., LPA Ms. Susan M. Ross Judge Betty Willis Ruben and Professor Alan M. Ruben+ Kevin Ryan Gregory M. Sadlek, Ph.D.+ Mr. Isam Salah Mr. Frank T. Sample Janche Sang, Ph.D.+ Mr. Thomas J. Scanlon Mr. and Dr. John B. Schulze Ms. Lisa L. Gold-Scott and Mr. Gregory S. Scott Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth J. Semelsberger Drs. Jerome B. and Diana J. Senturia+ Mr. and Mrs. Joseph M. Shafran Ms. Donna E. Shalala Ms. Edna C. Shalala The Sherwin-Williams Foundation Mrs. Marjorie B. Shorrock Sinclair Community College Mr. James A. Sinclair

Smith Facing and Supply Company Mr. Robert C. Smith Society of Automotive Engineers, Inc. Ms. Dixie Sommers Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey J. Sopko Mr. Stephen G. Sozio+ Mr. Rob A. Spademan+ Spero-Smith Investment Advisors Inc. Spirtos Family Limited Partnership Mr. Nicholas Spirtos Cathy & Thomas E. Stanton Mr. and Mrs. Stanley E. Stein Mr. Thomas Herbert Stevenson The Honorable Melody J. Stewart, Ph.D.+ Mr. Richard P. Stovsky The Honorable Kathleen Ann Sutula Ms. Karen E. Swanson Haan+ Ms. Patricia M. Sweeney and Mr. Paul J. McGuire The Honorable and Ms. Patrick A. Sweeney+ Mr. Timothy F. Sweeney Mr. Stanley F. Szwed Ms. Nancy G. Taubman James W. Theobald Sam Thomas III, Esq. The John and Patricia Thompson Family Fund Todd Associates, Inc. Mr. Myron D. Toomey Professor Chester W. Topp Mr. John E. Trybuski Ms. Deborah Zaucha-Turk and Mr. Michael G. Turk Mr. and Mrs. Raymond L. Turk Mr. Ronald F. Turk United States Court Library United Technologies Corporation Universal Medical Systems, Inc. Mr. Bradley T. Upham Mr. Gary L. VanderMolen Mr. David James Vegh Ms. Joan Venaleck

Victory Capital Management John C. Vitullo, Ph.D. Mr. George Vlach and Ms. Diane Ahlers Voinovich For Senate Mrs. Evangelia Vrettos-Gromek and Mr. Stanley Gromek+ Mr. Robert M. Waiwood Dr. George Edward Walker+ and Mrs. Erika I. Walker Ms. Audrey Ann Walsh The Ware Foundation Mr. Karl E. Ware Mr. and Mrs. Christopher P. Warren Mr. and Mrs. Philip Wasserstrom Mr. Gary S. Waters+ Ms. Charna Sherman and Mr. David C. Weiner+ Mr. Frederick E. Weinmann Professor Alan C. Weinstein+ Mr. Paul Howard Weinstein Weisman, Kennedy & Berris Co. L.P.A. Wells Fargo Foundation The Honorable Lesley Wells Mr. Robert B. Weltman Werner, Zaroff, Slotnick, Stern & Ashkenazy, LLP Mr. and Dr. Stanley E. Wertheim Dean Frederic P. White, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. David W. Whitehead+ Dr. Donna M. Whyte+ Wickens, Herzer, Panza, Cook & Batista, LPA Bruce E. Wilburn, Ph.D Mr. Joseph A. Williams, PE Mr. and Mrs. F. Scott Wilson Ms. Sonali B. Wilson+ Mr. William E. Wilson+ Margaret W. Wong & Assoc. Co. LPA Xerox Corporation Mr. Anthony Yen Mrs. Harriett B. Young Ronald and Joyce Zabor Mr. David R. Zavagno + Faculty/Staff # Deceased * Matching Gift

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Terrence V. Zuk, BS Industrial Technology ’64, and his wife, Mary, established an endowment to provide scholarships to engineering students who are also members of the Viking soccer team. Now retired and living in North Carolina, they remain strong supporters and ambassadors for CSU. Mr. Zuk was a co-op student and captain of the Fenn Foxes baseball and soccer teams. He was inducted into the CSU Athletic Hall of Fame in 1992 for both sports, and in 2010, received CSU’s Distinguished Alumni Award. He is an active member of Tau Kappa Epsilon, the fraternity he joined as a student.

C.V. Thomas Society

Dr. Cecil V. Thomas was the first president of Fenn College. The C.V. Thomas Society, established in his honor, welcomes friends, alumni and supporters of Cleveland State University who have made a planned gift. Ms. Sylvia K. Adler Dr. Usha and Mr. Monte Ahuja Mr. Bruce L. Altman Anonymous Mr. William Jeff Arnold Mr. Danferd C. Avis Dr. Francis V. Baldo Mr. David L. Balint# Ms. Joan Bardou# Mr. Edward D. Basta Mrs. Jeane D. Beardsley Professor Susan J. Becker+ Dr. Winifred Bell Mr. Stephen S. Bird Dr. Bette R. Bonder+ and Dr. Patrick G. Bray Mrs. Miriam E. Borchert# Ms. Terrie L. Botkins Dr. Caroline R. Brayley Ms. Lynda C. Burke# The Estate of Robert F. Busbey, Sr.# Ms. Annette Garner Butler Dr. Thomas F. Campbell# Ms. Lillian Cawley

Mr. Anthony Colnar Mr. James P. Conway# and Mrs. Catherine E. Conway# Dr. Mark H. Curley Mr. Michael H. Davidson Ms. Teresa K. Demchak Mr. Gerald W. Deucher Mr. William F. Dorenkott Mr. Charles R. Emrick, Jr. Mr. Paul J. Everson Mr. and Mrs. Thomas U. Fattlar Mr. Scott C. Finerman Dr. and Mrs. John Flower# Mr. and Mrs. James E. Frazier Mr. and Ms. Harry F. Freer Ms. Georgia A. Froelich Mrs. Florence Ganger Ms. Edith N. Garver# Leah S. Gary Mrs. Phyllis Asquith Gary Michael and Lisa Gaynier+ Mrs. Cora E. Haake Reverend Edward T. Haggins Dr. David A. Hanych Mr. Robert W. Haskins Ms. Janice A. Holkenborg Professor John D. Holm+ Mrs. Margaret R. Hotchkiss Mr. James C. Hudson The Honorable Douglas C. and Anita L. Jenkins

Mr. Timothey Edward Joseph+ Mr. and Mrs. Bill Julka Mr. and Mrs. Julian Kahan Mr. Jeffrey A. Kalista Mr. Richard J. Karban+ Mr. Martin James Keenan Ms. Cindy Klug Ms. Sharon A. Knecht The Honorable Deborah E. Kooperstein Ms. Janet L. Kramer Mr. and Mrs. Charles A. Kunsman Mrs. Lucille De Roia Lang Mr. Charles A. Lent Mr. Fred Lick, Jr. Ms. California R. MacArthur# The Honorable Robert S. Malaga Dr. Carmella E. and Mr. Walter R. Mansfield Mr. Jerry D. Maxa# Mr. Walter L. McCombs Mr. Thomas P. Meehan Professor Nancy Meyer-Emerick+ Dr. Bernice G. Miller Ms. Dorothy J. Mills Dr. Maureen M. Mitchell+ Mrs. Laurie W. Murray Ms. Mary Louise Nemeth Mrs. Gratian M. Nugent Ms. Laurine C. Owens+ Dr. Nancy J. Patton Mr. Joseph William Peek Mr. Steve and Mrs. Barbara (Polly) Percy

Mr. Ronald A. Perger Mr. Leon M. Plevin# Mr. Richard T. Reminger, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Carl A. Rispoli Mr. Thomas J. Scanlon Mr. Walter H. Schmidt Mr. Robert Y. Simek Mr. Michael J. Slabe Mr. and Mrs. Richard B. Small# Mrs. Margaret C. Smith Trust Mr. Edmond J. Sobey# Mr. Rob A. Spademan+ Reverend Matthew C. Stabe Dr. Roberta Steinbacher+ Ms. Sylvia Steinfeld Mr. Donald R. Stolte Ms. Ruth Strand# Mr. Jay L. Swallen Mr. William and Dr. Marge Taber Mr. P. Kelly Tompkins Mrs. Marjorie D. Thompson Mr. Steven F. Vargo Mr. Joel P. Vujevich Mr. Lorry Y. Wagner Mr. Keith N. Ward# Mr. Paul Howard Weinstein Dr. John P. Wilson+ Mr. Leonard D. Young+ Dr. Louis A. Zagar Mr. and Mrs. John Zamiska Mr. Nicholas J. Ziegler# + Faculty/Staff # Deceased * Matching Gift

As a professional fundraiser, James P. Conway, JD ’58, understood the importance of private support for education. Throughout his distinguished career (alumni director of John Carroll University, vice president of Ursuline College, and more than 25 years as associate vice president and assistant to the president of Case Western Reserve University), he raised millions of dollars. Mr. Conway passed away in September 2010; his wife, Catherine, passed away in June 2011. Through charitable gift annuities, they are benefitting CSU with the establishment of the James P. and Catherine E. Conway Endowment Fund at the law school.

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planned gifts

David L. Balint

Passed away in April 2010; designated CSU the recipient of $247,000 for scholarships in the Monte Ahuja College of Business. California R. MacArthur

We are grateful to the following individuals who, through their foresight and generosity, included CSU in their estate plans.

new endowments

Passed away in September 2009; designated CSU the recipient of $10,000 for scholarships in the Monte Ahuja College of Business. Edmond Sobey

Passed away in July 2010; designated CSU the recipient of $92,000 for programs and activities in the Fenn College of Engineering.

Monte and Usha Ahuja Monte and Usha Ahuja Endowment Fund Patrick T. Baker Karen Bradley Armstrong Scholarship Fund David L. Balint David L. Balint Endowed Scholarship Craig A. Black Martin & Black Family Scholarship Endowment Dr. Bette Bonder Abe Bonder and Evelyn Darnovsky Bonder Scholarship

Thank you to the generous donors who established endowments in Fiscal Year 2011

Dr. James Borchert Miriam E. Borchert & Frank R. Borchert, Sr. Endowment Richard L. Bowen Richard L. Bowen and Associates Engineering Scholarship Caroline R. Brayley Caroline R. Brayley Endowed Scholarship Timothy J. and Kim Cosgrove James and Elizabeth Cosgrove Endowed Scholarship Dr. Bart A. DeLiddo Dr. Bart A. DeLiddo Engineering Scholarship Paul DiCorleto, Ph.D. DiCorleto Family Endowed Scholarship Lisa Gaynier Endowed Scholarship in Diversity Management Robert and Louise Haskins Robert and Louise Haskins Endowed Scholarship James D. Heckelman James D. and Margaret F. Heckelman Scholarship Endowment anonymous Connectors Unlimited, Inc. Engineering Scholarship Endowment Anand and Neeraj Julka Anand and Neeraj Julka Endowed Scholarship Jeffrey A. Kalista Jeffrey A. Kalista Endowed Scholarship Ronald R. Ledin Ronald R. Ledin Fenn Academy Engineering Education Endowment Fund Jeannine Louie Gary J. Louie Endowed Scholarship Kathy Saccany Ray E. Saccany Endowment Beth Brandt Sersig Sersig/Brandt Family Endowed Scholarship Reuben and Dorothy Silver Reuben and Dorothy Silver Scholarship Alice and Edmond Sobey Alice and Edmond J. Sobey Engineering Endowment Keith N. Ward Keith N. Ward Endowment Dr. Regennia N. Williams RASHAD Endowment Fund Joyce A. Zabor Joyce A. and Ronald H. Zabor Endowed Scholarship John and Marta Zamiska Byron and Dreama Smith Scholarship Endowment Terrence V. Zuk Terrence V. and Mary K. Zuk Endowment

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The Cleveland State University Foundation Thanks Richard A. Barone and Welcomes Steven A. Minter. Richard A. Barone’s term as chair of the Board of Directors and chair of the Executive Committee ended on June 30, 2011. Mr. Barone, who remains on the foundation board as a director, is the chairman of the Ancora Group, an independent investment management firm with more than $2 billion in customized portfolios for corporations, endowments, foundations, pension plans and individuals. He also is the president of the Richard A. Barone Charitable Foundation. Mr. Barone’s three years as board chair were marked by endowment growth, a stronger board structure, and an enhanced working relationship between the foundation board and the CSU Board of Trustees.

Steven A. Minter’s term as chair of the Board of Directors and chair of the Executive Committee began July 1, 2011. Mr. Minter was president and executive director of The Cleveland Foundation from 1984 until his retirement in 2003. For nine years, he also served as a program officer and associate director of the Foundation. He joined CSU in 2003 as an executive-in-residence and a fellow in the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs’ Center for Nonprofit Policy and Practice and also served as the University’s interim vice president for advancement for one year. As Foundation chair, he is working to NEED INFO.

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Thank you to those who volunteer their time, talent and service as members of Cleveland State University’s Board of Trustees, Foundation Board of Directors, and Alumni Association Board of Directors. Your work on behalf of CSU and its students is greatly appreciated.

Cleveland State University foundation Board of directors Steven A. Minter Board Chair and Chair, Executive Committee Steven Percy Board Vice Chair and Chair, Investment Committee Anand Julka Board Treasurer and Chair, Finance Committee Richard Fleischman Board Secretary

Cleveland State University Board of Trustees Robert H. Rawson, Jr. Chairman Dan T. Moore III Vice Chairman Morton Q. Levin Treasurer Thomas W. Adler Richard L. Bowen Sally Florkiewicz Reverend Marvin A. McMickle, Ph.D. Bernardo Moreno Ronald E. Weinberg

Paul E. DiCorleto, Ph.D. Community Board Member Anand Julka Community Board Member Steven A. Minter Community Board Member Amber M. Alt Student Representative Alexander S. Butler Student Representative Stephen F. Duffy, Ph.D. Faculty Representative Joanne E. Goodell, Ph.D. Faculty Representative William J. Napier, Ph.D. Secretary

Anthony S. Bakale Richard A. Barone Ronald M. Berkman, Ph.D. Craig A. Black Annette G. Butler Timothy J. Cosgrove Natalie J. Epstein G. William Evarts Myles Gallagher Oliver Henkel Jennie S. Hwang, Ph.D. Stephen Kirk S. Lee Kohrman Morton Q. Levin

Cleveland State University Alumni Association Board of Directors David Sobochan President Anthony S. Bakale Immediate Past President James C. Brazytis President-Elect Howard Thompson Secretary Carolyn Champion-Sloan Executive Director Moastasem Al Bitar Dominique Brooks Doris A. Chandler Jacqueline Easley-Crayton Ann M. Eland Phillip Epstein Allison M. Flowers

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James C. Mastandrea Ellen Stirn Mavec Nancy McCann Stephen C. Morris Robert H. Rawson, Jr. Irene A. Holyk Rennillo Peter Rubin Michael Schwartz, Ph.D. Joseph M. Shafran David Sobochan Berinthia R. LeVine

Akia F. Foster-Lampkin Katherine R. Free Uleto O. Fuentes Ann M. Gynn Paul E. Kopper Daniel M. Laskowski Timothy B. Miller Lakita L. Owens David W. Petro Danielle R. Price Richard J. Seifritz Christy Spoa Libby E. Tamas Dorann Block Taylor Mark S. Travaglianti Stacey L. Vaselaney Dennis J. Wessel William A. Wilson Janis R. Wirt Christopher M. Wojtasik

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Matching Gifts Corporate matches may increase your gift significantly. Contact your personnel or benefits office for more information. Honor/Memorial Gifts CSU accepts donations made in honor or memory of your loved ones. Notification of the gift will be sent to the individual if he or she is living, or to the family of the deceased. Planned Gifts Many options exist to tailor and structure gifts that fulfill your estate planning needs while providing lasting endowment support for CSU. Common types of planned gifts include bequests, charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder or lead trusts, life insurance policies and real estate. If you have already remembered CSU in your estate or would like to begin a conversation about such a gift, please contact Stacey McKinley, director of planned giving, at 216.875.9833 or

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