Find out about legacies during Free Wills Month
Are you interested in receiving information about leaving a legacy gift to the University in your Will?
Loughborough Fund supports students to participate in RedBull’s Soapbox Race to celebrate women in engineering
Four students from the University recently took part in RedBull’s Soapbox Race at Alexandra Palace in London. They were supported with a £250 grant from The Loughborough Fund.
First recipients selected for George Gandy Legacy Funding
The George Gandy Legacy Fund was created to support athletes at Loughborough in the pursuit of their sport, especially those experiencing financial hardship. The first recipients of the Legacy Fund were selected in February, with five student athletes receiving grants to assist with training, travel to competitions, physio treatment and a new socket for a prosthetic blade. Each recipient is a student athlete who has faced some sort of financial limitation which would impact their performance or participation in their sport.
Loughborough annual memorial charity 5-a-side to take place in May
Loughborough Football and The LoughboroughFootballAlumni are delighted to be hosting the Annual Memorial 5-a-side Tournament on 14 May 2022, from 11am until 3pm.
Alumnus raises over £9k after completing Marathon des Sables
Loughborough University alumnus, Fadie Shamoon, has raised over £9,000 for charity after completing the gruelling Marathon des Sables in Morocco.
Matt leads crowdfunding campaign to boost mental health personal training offer
Alumnus Matt Wolstenholme (Politics and English 2003) founded FitMind after facing difficulties surrounding his mental health. Now he is leading a crowdfunding campaign to expand FitMind, which offers personal training for those struggling with their own mental health.
Loughborough School of Design and Creative Arts launch scholarship in memory of alumnus
The Rhys Jenkins Opportunity Scholarship has been set up in memory of Rhys Jenkins, a graduate of the Industrial Design programme at Loughborough, who sadly passed away whilst travelling in India in 2019.
Alumnus donates £2 million to support student access and success
Chris Gill has donated £2 million to the University to enable it to help more students from under-represented groups access and succeed in higher education.
The £10k Challenge triples fundraising target in support of mental health resources
Over 170 alumni, staff, students, and friends of the University participated in The £10k Challenge from 10-19 March 2021.
The £10k Challenge reaches the halfway point
Over 170 alumni, staff, students, and friends of the University are doing a range of exercise and other activities for The £10k Challenge, which ends on 19 March.
The £10k Challenge gets going
More than 170 alumni, staff, students, and friends of the University are setting off on a range of exercise and other challenges over the next ten days.
Find out about legacies during this national Free Wills Month
In our recent alumni survey, many alumni requested information about leaving a legacy gift to the University in their Will.