“Today we are delighted to announce three local individual and corporate gifts that led the way and have made a significant difference in the success of our campaign,”
Wampler praised Lewis’ fundraising abilities. Comparing the campaign to a baseball game, he said she hit the ball so hard that it soared through the air and “knocked the (stadium) lights out.”
Incorporated as a private foundation in Virginia in 2006, New College Foundation was established to support the New College Institute and all of its activities and endeavors. The Foundation strives, through private fundraising, to provide the "margin of excellence" to enable NCI to continually grow and prosper, meeting the changing needs for higher education and economic growth for Martinsville, Henry County, and this region of the Commonwealth.