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UNCP Foundation

MISSION STATEMENT

The UNCP Foundation, Inc. is an independent, nonprofit corporation chartered in 1968 for the purpose of seeking, accepting, and administering the full range of private contributions for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The mission of the Foundation is to build positive working relationships between UNC Pembroke and the communities it serves; give leadership to the development of resources for programs not funded or partially funded by the State; approve programs to be funded from identified resources; promote the welfare and future development of UNCP; supervise the administration of such funds; and provide a formal mechanism for identifying and utilizing volunteers to realize these stated goals.

FOUNDATION BOARD MEMBERS

OFFICERS

Kyle R. Chavis

Kyle R. Chavis
Chair
Lumberton, NC

Patricia Willoughby

Patricia Willoughby 
Vice Chair/Officer
Durham, NC

Gabe Eszterhas

Gabe Eszterhas
Treasurer/ Secretary
Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

Steve Varley

Steve Varley
President
Vice Chancellor for Advancement

BreAnna Branch

BreAnna Branch
Vice President 
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Advancement

DIRECTORS

Dr. Robin Gary Cummings

Dr. Robin Gary Cummings
Chancellor, UNCP
Pembroke, NC

James Ayars

James Ayars
Pinehurst, NC 

Judy Chavis

Judy Chavis
Fayetteville, NC

Jim Gane

Jim Gane
High Point, NC

Barry Hopkins

Barry Hopkins
Greensboro, NC

George Little

George Little
Southern Pines, NC

Curt Locklear

Curt Locklear
Lumberton, NC

Dr. Louise Maynor

Dr. Louise Maynor
Durham, NC

Greg Richardson

Greg Richardson
Raleigh, NC

Carl Peed

Carl Peed
Oak Hill, VA

Chris Peterkin

Chris Peterkin
Albermale, NC

Joe Riddle

Joe Riddle
Fayetteville, NC

Ken Strickland

Ken Strickland
McLean, VA 

Dr. Edwin "Cliff" Mensah

Dr. Edwin "Cliff" Mensah
Interim Associate Dean/Professor of Economics
Faculty Representative 

Holden Hansen

Holden Hansen
Professor of Theatre
Faculty Senate Chair

 

Dr. Paul Locklear

Dr. Paul Locklear
President, UNCP Alumni Association
 

FOUNDATION GOVERNANCE

The UNCP Foundation, Inc. is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of UNCP alumni and friends who share in the pride of the University’s history and who are committed to its promise in the years to come.

In order to build a greater UNC Pembroke, the Foundation seeks financial support through annual gifts, capital campaigns, planned or deferred gifts and other ongoing fundraising programs.

It is the responsibility of the Foundation’s Directors to manage and disburse assets prudently within a policy that encourages the enhancement of the resources of the Foundation.

The Board has the fiduciary responsibility of managing the activities and affairs of the Foundation, subject to accepted business practices.

TAX STATUS

The UNCP Foundation, Inc. is a qualified charitable organization under sec. 501(c)(3), 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the IRS Code. It is an active not-for-profit NC Corporation certified by the Secretary of NC under the laws of the State of NC as in Chapter 55A of the GS of NC and the several amendments thereto. Contributions to the University through the Foundation qualify as tax deductions as provided under current tax law.

Tax ID/EIN: 58-1592230


(For information on University (not Foundation) policy, see the policies and regulations page.)