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 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.

FOUNDATION BOARD MEMBERS

OFFICERS

Barry Hopkins

Barry Hopkins
Chair
Greensboro, NC

Randall Jones

Randall Jones
Past Chair
Pembroke, NC

Virginia Teachey

Virginia Teachey
Treasurer/ Secretary
Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

Steve Varley

Steve Varley
Vice Chancellor for Advancement

DIRECTORS

Cherry Beasley

Dr. Cherry Beasley 
Lumberton, NC

Dr. Robin Gary Cummings

Dr. Robin Gary Cummings
Chancellor, UNCP
Pembroke, NC

Jim Gane

Jim Gane
High Point, NC

Ron Gibson

Ron Gibson
Laurel Hill, NC

George Little

George Little
Southern Pines, NC

Carl Peed

Carl Peed
Oak Hill, VA

Fulton Smith

Fulton Smith
Red Springs, NC

Lenore Taylor

Lenore Taylor
Lumberton, NC

Allison Harrington

Allison Harrington
BOT Representative
Lumberton, NC

Christopher Peterkin

Chris Peterkin
President, UNCP Alumni Association
Albermale, NC

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Judy Chavis
Fayetteville, NC

Kyle Chavis

Kyle Chavis 
Lumberton, NC

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Patricia Willoughby 
Durham, NC

Dr. Abigail Mann

Dr. Abigail Mann
Pinehurst, NC

Dr. Louise Maynor

Dr. Louise Maynor
Durham, NC

Greg Richardson

Greg Richardson
Raleigh, NC

Joe Riddle

Joe Riddle
Fayetteville, NC

Dr. Sivanadane Mandjiny

Dr. Sivanadane Mandjiny
Fayetteville, NC