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Never thought of yourself as a philanthropist? Some of these alumni didn’t either. But they all made a decision to support Bennington—in their own way, for their own reasons—and in doing so they became part of a tradition of philanthropy at Bennington that extends back to the College’s founding.

Large or small, your gift to Bennington makes you a philanthropist.

Year after year

“Bennington changed me forever. I want Bennington to continue to have that kind of effect on others. That is why I give to Bennington every year.” –Julie Moore ’08

It’s my turn

“I received a scholarship to attend Bennington and, if I can, I’d like to give that back for another student.” –Rachel Emmons-Bradley ’00

Gifts large and small

“I believe in the value of the liberal arts education Bennington provides—the world needs more well-rounded, independent thinkers. Any amount of money an individual is able to give helps Bennington continue to thrive.” –Joanne Lembo ’95

A gift for the future

“It is essential to support organizations you believe in. For me, Bennington is one of those places. I discovered that I could make a much larger commitment by including Bennington in my estate plans.” –Danielle Etzler ’86