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Our donors, and the beneficiaries of their generosity, have stories to share.

Read their inspiring stories below:

Gift Planning Can Start Early

Jim Sorace, an alumnus of the Class of 1984, has been a donor to Ramapo College since removing his commencement gown and mortar board.

Sharing a Little Bit of Luck

Ralph Mastrangelo, Chairman of the Ramapo College Board of Governors, and his wife Liz feel a special connection to the College. They share their story...

For the Joy of Giving: Alumna's Gifts Reflect Positive College Experience

Fran Hackett received a B.S. in Business Administration and a degree in American Studies from Ramapo College in 1980. Long active in judicial and healthcare issues, she exemplifies the accomplished professional, mentor and donor.

Recognizing Outstanding Students Registered With the Office of Specialized Services

From the beginning of the College's history, Dr. Potter and his wife, Laurie, championed programs that increased access to Ramapo for women, veterans, minorities and people with disabilities.

Ramapo "Gave Me the Opportunity to Succeed"

Dr. Anthony J. DeCarlo '77 is the co-founder and CEO of Red Bank Veterinary Hospital. Located in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, Red Bank Veterinary ranks as one of the country's largest, premier and privately owned veterinary hospitals. Dr.

Ramapo College Alumna Gifts $40,000 Life Insurance Policy to Benefit College Honors Program

Just like many students, Debra Perry '84 attended Ramapo College as a nontraditional student. As a mother of young children, she returned to school part time to complete her undergraduate degree. She joined a significant population of women at various stages of their lives that were returning to school.

Local Resident Makes $500,000 Bequest to Establish Scholarship Fund at Ramapo College

Sofia Wojciechowski was born in 1917, the oldest of four children of Polish immigrants. Sofia grew up in Mahwah, N.J., and in 1945 she married Edward Dembia, who was also of Polish descent.

Remembering a Legend: Dr. Milton M. Gittens

The Ramapo College community mourns the passing of beloved management professor Dr. Milton M. Gittens. A respected member of the Ramapo College faculty in the Anisfield School of Business, Dr. Gittens has created a legacy.

The Benefits of Gift Planning

An Interview with Dean Emeritus Tim Robinson And Dean of Students Nancy Mackin By Ellen Dudas, Planned Giving Officer