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University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0453
Records of the principle fundraising organization of the University of Nevada, Reno, related to the development of funding sources, investments, and support of university programs. The records consist of Board of Trustees and Executive Committee meeting agendas, minutes, and accompanying materials, which include correspondence and memoranda, financial records, subcommittee materials, by-laws and other procedural and policy papers, organizational papers, promotional and event material, and newspaper clippings.

Dates

  • 1964-2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

9.75 Linear Feet (10 boxes)

Overview

Records of the principle fundraising organization of the University of Nevada, Reno, related to the development of funding sources, investments, and support of university programs. The records consist of Board of Trustees and Executive Committee meeting agendas, minutes, and accompanying materials, which include correspondence and memoranda, financial records, subcommittee materials, by-laws and other procedural and policy papers, organizational papers, promotional and event material, and newspaper clippings.

Administrative History

The University of Nevada, Reno Foundation, which began operations in late 1980 and was incorporated in May 1981, is the central fundraising organization for all academic, research and public service programs at the University of Nevada, Reno. It attracts private financial support and manages assets for the maximum benefit of the University. The Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees comprised of alumni, community leaders, business leaders and other friends of the university, and is a 501(c)3 organization. Its Anniversary Club provided a forum for generating private financial support for UNR.

Arrangement

Arranged in the following series: 1) Establishment of Foundation; 2) Board of Trustees; 3) Executive Committee; 4) Subcommittees; 5) Reports; 6) Fundraising and Events

Immediate Source of Acquisition

3 cubic feet transferred from the University of Nevada, Reno Foundation in August 2005.

Separated Materials

Photographs transferred to University Archives Photograph Archives as UNRA-P3677.

Creator

Title
Guide to the University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Records
Status
completed
Author
Jim Bantin
Date
Approximately 2005
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)