Behind every gift to Penn State, there’s a story.
There is no better way to see the impact of philanthropy on Penn State than through the stories of the people your gifts have touched. In this section, students and faculty share their personal stories about how philanthropy has helped them achieve their goals and aspirations.
The support of generous donors made it possible for these current and past Penn State students to pursue their passions, both inside and outside the classroom. Read their stories below.
Many alumni credit Penn State faculty members with having inspired their careers. Click below to read about how they are giving back.
Learn more about the importance of faculty support.