THE UWCSEA FUND 2017/2018 You make the difference.
â€œIf we are to be a great UWC, as opposed to a great international school, we need to bridge a chasm. That bridge cannot be built solely from fees but has its substance in passion, kindness and generosity.â€? Chris Edwards, Head of College
GIVING AT A GLANCE 2016/2017 UWCSEA Fund (Formerly known as the Annual Fund)
S$721,653 1,117 13% Total raised
Number of donors
Programmes supported S$380,944 S$29,070
Scholarships Area of Greatest Need*
S$36,162 Sustainable Development Teaching and Learning
100% of gifts to the UWCSEA Fund are invested back into the UWC experience. * Gifts toward Area of Greatest Need allow the College to invest in initiatives that will have an immediate impact.
THE UWCSEA FUND SUPPORTS FOUR SCHOLARSHIPS ‘Unite people, nations and cultures’ Use the power of education to bring together a diverse group of young people so they can become community leaders and find solutions to some of the world’s most intractable problems. Gifts enhance the diversity of UWCSEA through the Scholarship Programme, support refugee scholarships, and enable these experiences to be as rewarding as they can be.
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ‘Create a sustainable future’ Address the peace and social justice challenges by raising the living standards of humanity while respecting the planetary ecological boundaries. Gifts allow the College to develop exciting opportunities for our students to build the skills and understanding needed for shaping a sustainable future.
(The UWCSEA Fund was formerly known as the Annual Fund.)
TEACHING AND LEARNING ‘Exceptional learning experiences’ Deliver a holistic, values-based education that develops young people as individuals and as members of a global society. Gifts support pioneering learning programmes, innovative staff professional development, and experiential learning initiatives that will equip students for life.
ENDOWMENT ‘Support the long-term future of UWCSEA’ Strengthen the legacy of the College and support its continued growth and development. Gifts provide the freedom to seize opportunities as they emerge and support the long-term financial plan of the College so that future generations can benefit from a UWC education.
HOW GIFTS MAKE A DIFFERENCE
PERSONAL AND SOCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
PROGRAMMES TO ENHANCE STUDENT LEARNING
UWC REFUGEE INITIATIVE
CENTRE FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP (IDEAS HUB)
Collective support through the UWCSEA Fund continues to advance the vital UWC mission and enrich the transformational UWCSEA learning experience, in the classroom and beyond. Together, we can empower, enable and invest in a future generation of global citizens.
GLOBE GIVING CLUB An annual giving society that recognises those giving gifts of S$1,000 or more.
1971 SOCIETY A lifetime giving society that recognises those who have made cumulative gifts of S$10,000 or more to UWCSEA.
WHY WE GIVE “We are proud to support the UWCSEA Fund because it nourishes what’s at the heart of the College. It ensures our children are surrounded by diversity, learn how to leave a greener footprint, and receive the best education. We know our gift makes a difference and will keep our community thriving for many years to come.” Marcela and Steve Glover, UWCSEA East parents
UWCSEA Foundation www.uwcsea.edu.sg/supportus Giving to the College through the UWCSEA Fund enriches the unique UWC experience and brings the College closer to achieving its mission. Company Registration Number 200404580M | Charity Registration Number 01797 | 016FOUND-1718