Success Stories That Are Making History
In 2012, alumnus Rich Niemann ’53 and the Niemann Foods Foundation gifted $1,000,000 to establish the Connie Niemann Center for Music in honor of alumna and lover of music Connie Niemann ’54. The donation was first seven-figure gift by a living donor in university history.
An anonymous alumnus makes the single largest non-estate gift in Quincy University history in 2013; a $2,000,000 contribution to QU’s Center for Science.
Honoring coaches Jack Mackenzie, Frank Longo, Roger Francour, Bill Postiglione, and other pioneers of Quincy University soccer, a dedicated group of former players and friends raised more than $800,000 in 2013 to build Legends Stadium, Quincy University’s premier soccer facility.
Alumni and friends gathered to raise more than $100,000 at a charity auction in 2013 to benefit the restoration and preservation of the Quincy University Chapel.
Quincy University’s food service provider, Chartwells Dining Services pledges $2,000,000 in 2014 to renovate the Quincy University cafeteria in time for the 2015-2016 school year.
Quincy University secures a $436,000 grant from a local foundation in 2014 to establish the technology-enriched Student Success Center in the lower level of Brenner Library.