WILDCAT WOMEN HAVE BEEN
CHANGING THE WORLD FOR 150 YEARS.
Generations of doctors, lawyers, moms, entrepreneurs, professional athletes, consultants, engineers, musicians, and journalists have discovered their passions at Northwestern and gone on to make our world a better place.
The purpose of Champions for Wildcat Women is to:
- Increase fundraising support for our women's varsity programs
- Empower our female student-athletes
- Celebrate the incredible advocates of women's athletics within the Northwestern family
By investing in our women's varsity programs, you will allow our female student- athletes to rise to even greater heights.
Make your gift today and declare that you are a Champion for Wildcat Women.
BE A CHAMPION FOR WILDCAT WOMEN
Anyone who makes a gift of $100+ to a women's sport enhancement fund or the NEW Champions for Wildcat Women Fund will become a member.
Northwestern Athletics is proud to announce the NEW Champions for Wildcat Women Fund with the lead gift generously provided by Trustee and former tennis student-athlete, Wendy Nelson '91, '99 MBA. This new fund will further advance the mission of Champions for Wildcat Women and all gifts will support the evolving needs of Northwestern's 11 women's varsity programs.
Every Gift Matters
Your gift to support any women's varsity sport program makes a significant impact:
As of 2022, private contributions to men's varsity programs substantially exceed those for women's programs
Each sport has a finite annual budget; however, there is no limit on fundraised dollars
Coaches rely on donor support to strive for competitive excellence at the highest level