Collections endowments are permanent, named funds that generate on-going income to support purchase of materials for an area of the Libraries' collections. Name a collection endowment for yourself, or honor or memorialize a family member or friend. 

For more information on establishing an endowment, please contact Leia Droll, Executive Director of Development, at (919) 513-7033.

Current endowments

Fully funded with gifts of $25,000 or more.

Incubator endowments

Established with gifts of at least $1,000, building toward a $25,000 goal.

Give Now to an Existing Endowment

Make a tax deductible gift to an existing endowment to honor or memorialize a friend, professor, or family member.

Endowment Stories

Hightower Endowment