Stanley L. Adler Research Endowment Fund
AFLAC Memorial Feline Cardiology Endowment Fund
Aflac's memorial page can be found here.
Marvel Shields Autzen Fund
Davis, Bill & Betty End for Basic & Applied Res in Immunology of Food & Companion Animals
This fund will provide financial support for the programs to further the understanding of the mechanisms regulating the development of protective immunity against pathogens and parasites and the development of new and improved vaccines in the Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology.
With the goal of expanding immunology research at WSU, Dr. Bill Davis has pledged an additional $100,000 to the fund as a matching gift. For every $20 you give, Dr. Davis will match $1 (up to $100,000). The goal is to reach $1 million to provide dedicated immunology research funds for researchers at WSU. More information about Dr. Davis and the match can be found here.
Blevins Family Good Samaritan Endowment
Leo K. Bustad Fund
Interest from the Leo K. Bustad Endowed Fund shall be used principally for supporting programs that deal with the human-animal bond, animal-assisted therapy, and the well being of animals as being conducted by the People-Pet Partnership (PPP). These programs involve education, service and study (research). Monies will also be allotted for a Leo K. Bustad visiting professor which shall be invited to WSU to lecture, meet with faculty, staff and students and to stimulate research and inquiry on the human-animal bond and animal assisted therapy. This person will be a recognized educator, scientist and/or author, well-informed on the subject of the human-animal bond and animal-assisted therapy.
Crowley Golden Retriever Endowment
Marge Crowley Canine Cancer Research Endowment
Steven C. English Endowment
Irwin Erickson Endowment
This endowment is to be used exclusively to enhance programs directly related to companion animal-human bond. Financial support of the People-Pet-Partnership is the primary purpose of the endowment.
David Foster Neurology Endowment
The income from this fund shall be used to support the college's veterinary clinical neurology and neurosurgery services. It also supports applied research specifically to benefit the public's animals; enhancement of neurology instruction in the D.V.M. curriculum; and post-D.V.M. training leading to eligibility for board certification.
More information about the neurology endowment can be found here.
Good Samaritan Fund
WSU veterinary students started the Good Samaritan Fund in the mid-1990s to help animals in need of special care, but whose owners could not afford treatment. The college is grateful for their initiative, and for the generous donations of many caring individuals who support this fund. Good Samaritan funds are only awarded to treat animals at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at WSU.
For more information about the Good Samaritan Fund, click here.
For information about applying for Good Samaritan funds, click here.
Bernice Hitchings Endowment Fund
Dr. William R. Jones Endowed Chair in Companion Animal Medicine/Surgery
Funding supports the endowed chair position, currently occupied by Dr. Michael Court.
Pat Magula Endowment
Anthony M. Marchionne and Chance Endowment
Lenora McEachran Cat Disease Research Endowment Fund
The income from the Lenora McEachran Cat Disease Research Endowment Fund will provide financial support for the purpose of research on diseases of cats in the Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology of the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine.