The Kenyon Parents Fund: A Guide for Parent Volunteers
Thank you for volunteering for Kenyon and the Kenyon Parents Fund. The Kenyon Parents Fund is a leader among small liberal arts colleges in parent giving and participation. Contributions to the Parents Fund provide direct support to the College's annual operating budget and are vital to the day to day activities, classes, and maintenance of Kenyon. The work you do in helping secure this support is crucial and greatly appreciated. This online guide is meant to help you do the best job possible in building relationships with, and getting support from, other Kenyon parents. Below is an overview of the information contained in your guide. This guide is also available in PDF format.
The Kenyon Parents Fund
Founded in 1972, the Kenyon Parents Fund accounts for nearly one-quarter of the annual funds at Kenyon.
Important dates and deadlines throughout the fiscal year.
How to Give
Donors can give to Kenyon by check, credit card, matching gifts, or securities.
Kenyon offers parents and alumni the opportunity to designate their gifts to one of five critical areas of need.
A Fundraiser's Dictionary
Every term you'll need to know, from SYBUNT to match.
Preparing for the Contact
Find out exactly how to get ready.
Fast Facts about the College.
Making the Contact
Helpful tips from veteran call experts.
Useful contacts, important dates and more.