Your Gifts at Work


Behind the success story of every UTRGV student, staff, and researcher, is a group of generous, innovative, and supportive donors. When you make a gift to UTRGV, you become a part of those stories. We invite you to read the stories below to see how philanthropy has enabled UTRGV to accomplish extraordinary things.

Mothers and Friends Create Lasting Legacy at UTRGV

Mothers and Friends Create Lasting Legacy at UTRGV

May 19, 2016

It was 1938 when a group of McAllen mothers started gathering in their homes and bringing their children along for some family fun. They worked on crafts and built a strong circle of friendship....

Generosity and Love Blossom at UTRGV

Generosity and Love Blossom at UTRGV

For Evan Brough, life has a way of unfolding at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Growing up just a block away from the University, he learned how to ride a bike on campus grounds and...

Valley Businessman Backs UTRGV Geothermal Research

Valley Businessman Backs UTRGV Geothermal Research

Geothermal energy is energy that comes directly from the earth and one day, it could be coursing through your home. A team of researchers at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is working to...