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From lifelong relationships to self-discovery to a great learning environment, there are so many reasons why alumni and friends give to Gallaudet University. Every year, thousands of people give to Gallaudet and they are proud to tell us why!

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Sam Sonnenstrahl, '79 & G-'84
Executive Director, Alumni and Donor Programs

Watch Sam and others talk about why they donate to Gallaudet.

Nyle DiMarco, '13

Nyle DiMarco encourages you to join the Gallaudet family by donating!

Felicia Williams, '12 & G-'13

Felicia talks about giving to Gallaudet because it's where she developed her identity as a Black Deaf Woman and strengthened her love for ASL.

Stephen Hlibok, '84

Stephen encourages you to make tribute gifts in honor of someone special.

Janet Weinstock, '78 & G-'81

Janet talks about giving to Gallaudet because it's where she met her husband and formed many lifelong friendships.

James Macfadden, '62

Jim talks about how Gallaudet gave him the foundation to build a successful software company with over 100 employees.

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Gallaudet is revolutionizing the science of learning through groundbreaking research. Click here to read President Cordano's letter to the community dispelling the myths of language acquisition.

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