The Development office coordinates the fundraising efforts of Davidson College and comprises the Annual Fund, Corporate and Foundation Relations, the Davidson Athletic Foundation, Major Gifts, and, Parent Programs.
Brad Martin, Associate VP for Development: 704-894-2612
Kelley Cherry Sink, Director of Special Projects: 704-894-2028
Nancy Laughridge, Staff Assistant: 704-894-2109
Annual Fund: Supports the heart of Davidson by providing students with day-to-day fundamentals like scholarships, library resources, technological upgrades, athletic equipment, and much more.
Corporate and Foundation Relations: Cultivates, secures, and stewards external institutional grant funds (scholarships, capital gifts, sponsorships, and matching gifts) for programs that are consistent with college priorities.
Davidson Athletic Foundation: Raises scholarship and operating funds to build, support, and maintain a competitive NCAA Division I athletic program for Davidson College.
Major Gifts: Major Gifts are often made during a specific capital campaign for a particular inititative. However, major gifts may be made anytime and designated as such at the time of the gift.
Parent Programs: Works with parent volunteers and leaders to raise money for the college.