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Philanthropy at Texas A&M

Discover philanthropy’s true purpose at Texas A&M University and how its fundraising affiliates help drive our academic community.

Why Does Texas A&M Need Private Giving?

It’s a totally reasonable question: Why does the state’s largest university need private giving? Tyson Voelkel ’96, president and CEO of the Texas A&M Foundation, dives into how Texas A&M is funded, how past generations significantly strengthened the institution through philanthropy and why others should carry on their legacy today.

About Tyson

Tyson Voelkel ’96 is the president and CEO of the Texas A&M Foundation, a former private consultant and a decorated lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army Reserve.

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