Giving Opportunities


Through your generous support, GMercyU is able to fund scholarships, strengthen academic programs, build top-notch teaching and learning facilities, upgrade technology, improve student life and successfully compete with the nation's best colleges. Support what makes GMercyU special to you.

Annual Fund

The Annual Fund generates nearly $500,000 to offset operational expenses, strengthen academic programs, increase resources for financial aid and further the mission of Gwynedd Mercy University. The Annual Fund runs from July 1 to June 30. If you have questions about our Annual Fund, please contact Mia McGlynn at 215-641-5568 or mcglynn.m@gmercyu.edu or visit the Annual Fund page. Give now!

Scholarships 

Maria Bradley Scholarship
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding students with a demonstrated financial need who are graduates of Little Flower Catholic High School. Give now!

Claire McGuire Casale ’63 Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding students with demonstrated financial need. The scholarship was established by Robert Casale in memory of his beloved wife Claire, a ’63 graduate of the School of Arts and Sciences. Give now!

Maria Bello Doran Mercy Mission Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide recognition and financial assistance to students who participate in service-related travel programs through the University. The fund was established by family and friends of Maria Bello Doran, a three-time grad of the University and lifelong nurse, educator and administrator. Give now!

Susan Girer McQuiggan Endowed Scholarship for Nursing Studies
The Susan Girer McQuiggan Scholarship for Nursing Studies provides assistance to students in the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions with a demonstrated financial need.  Special preference will be given to students interested in oncology, emergency room medicine or drug/alcohol rehabilitation. Give now!

Sister Isabelle Keiss Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to students with academic achievement, financial need, leadership abilities, participation in community service, and who invest their time, talent and energy to the University. Give now!

Judith Leone Reed Endowed Scholarship Fund in Memory of S. Mary Consuela, RSM, Librarian
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding students with demonstrated financial need. The fund was established by the estate of Judith Leone Reed ’59 Business grad in memory of S. Consuela, former librarian at the University. Give now!

Charlotte Newcombe Scholarship
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding mature students. The scholarship was established by the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation to continue Mrs. Newcombe’s lifelong interest in providing scholarships for adult students. Give now!

The Maguire Endowed Scholarship for Scholar
Founded in 2000 by James and Frances M. Maguire ’55, the Maguire Foundation provides an annual scholarship for each of a student’s four years as an undergraduate provided that they maintain an acceptable GPA and participate in extracurricular or community volunteer experiences. Give now!

Catherine Dello Buono McLaughlin Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship in memory of Catherine Dello Buono McLaughlin ’88 provides recognition and financial support for part-time students at the University. Give now!

Caitlyn Marie Purcell Nursing Scholarship
Established in memory of Caitlyn Purcell, former nursing student at the University, this scholarships provides recognition and financial support to students who participate in service projects. Give now!

Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to students who participate in study abroad or other related University travel programs to Ireland. The fund was established by The Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick for the Relief of Emigrants from Ireland, established in 1771. The society promotes culture and education and provides scholarship and benevolence in the name of Irish heritage. Give now!

Alexandrea P. Valeno Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding students in the School of Education majoring in special education. The scholarship was funded by friends and family in memory of Alex Valeno, former special education student of co-president of the Special Ed Club at the University. Give now!

Judy Gallagher Winterhalter Graduate Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship, in memory of longtime beloved faculty member Judith Winterhalter, Professor Emeritus, provides recognition and financial assistance to outstanding graduate students in the nursing program in the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions. Give now!

Rosemarie Zaro Scholarship
The Rosemary Zaro Scholarship provides financial assistance based on academic capability, financial need and career goals with special emphasis on women with unique family responsibilities. The scholarship was established by Dr. John Zaro in memory of his wife Rosemarie, a loyal graduate of the University. Give now!

Special Interests

Alternative Spring Break 
Support GMercYU students as they travel around the country to participate in a week of service-immersion experiences during school break as part of a deep and lasting commitment to service. Give now!

Catherine’s Cupboard
Catherine’s Cupboard is geared towards assisting students with meals and nutrition. Managed by Campus Ministry, Catherine's Cupboard is stocked with both perishable and non-perishable food items that students can access when they are in need. Give now!

Dublin Pilgrimage
Support GMercyU students traveling to the Mercy International Centre in Dublin for the Dublin Pilgrimage for Young Mercy Leaders. Give now!

Faculty & Staff Gift
Are you a GMercyU faculty or staff member? Faculty/Staff gifts are unrestricted and help the University respond to challenges and to meet our our students' needs. Give now!

Frank O. Genuardi Legends Fields
This exciting project will dramatically transform our baseball and softball fields to address important safety concerns for players and fans, promote skill development,allow for more focused practices and games, and help to recruit and retain top student athletes. Give now!

International Nursing Trip to Dominican Republican
As part of the Mercy mission, the GMercyU ambassadors will deliver health care to approximately 400 residents of La Romana on the island of Hispaniola in the Dominican Republican. They will also visit the Good Samaritan Hospital to visualize how medical and nursing care can be delivered in this underserved country. Give now!

Memorial Gifts
Make a gift in honor or memory of a special person. We list each gift in a register kept in the University Chapel. Give now!

Student Gift to Annual Fund
Are you a GMercyU student? Giving to the University improves the student experience by providing scholarships, technology upgrades and makes many other impactful projects a reality. Give now!

Voices of Gwynedd
The Voices of Gwynedd has become the unofficial national and international ambassador for Gwynedd Mercy University, singing for both high profile performers and for many community and charity organizations. The donations will help support the Voices’ travel expenses to all these events and to keep the arts vibrant on the campus of Gwynedd Mercy University. Give now!

Student Organizations

GMercyU Dance Team
The GMercyU Dance Team hosts different events on and around campus, as well as help out during Philadelphia Eagles games. They perform and provide Griffin spirit at men's and women's home basketball games and compete during the spring semester after the basketball season is over. Give now!