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East Stroudsburg University Dedicates Enhanced Creekview Park Complex Following $1.8 Million Fundraising Campaign
4/5/2019

The ribbon cutting follows the East Stroudsburg University Foundation’s $1.8 million fundraising campaign that provided for the installation of artificial turf on two fields, two sets of bullpen areas for each field, construction of home and away dugouts at both fields, permanent and accessible bleacher seating for fans, designated hitting cages for each field, and overhead netting to protect fans from foul balls. Construction was completed in March.

Chris Paradysz Presents at President’s Distinguished Entrepreneur Speaker Series on Wednesday, March 27
4/3/2019

Chris Paradysz, Co-CEO and founder of PMX Agency, a consumer-first performance marketing agency for today’s leading global brands, was the featured speaker at the East Stroudsburg University President’s Distinguished Entrepreneur Speaker Series on Wednesday, March 27. Mike Visceglia, bassist at Kinky Boots on Broadway joined Paradysz for the evening as a special guest presenter. Chris and Mike discussed “The Power of Creativity to Solve Problems” and led the audience on a musical journey to discover their inner creativity.

Dr. Jane Huffman Wildlife Genetics Institute dedication set for April 24
3/22/2019

You’re invited to the dedication of East Stroudsburg University’s DR. JANE HUFFMAN WILDLIFE GENETICS INSTITUTE Wednesday, April 24, 2019 3 p.m. Reception and tours of the Institute to follow ESU’s Innovation Center 562 Independence Road East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania Celebrate the culmination of a campaign that honors late ESU Biology Professor Jane Huffman, Ph.D., M’07.

 

The Fields of our Dreams Have Come True
3/20/2019

ESU, Stroudsburg Little League, Stroud Township to celebrate project completion on April 5. East Stroudsburg University’s new baseball and softball fields will be formally dedicated at 11 a.m. on April 5, 2019, at the Creekview Park Complex in Stroudsburg, Pa. Following the dedication ceremony, the ESU baseball and softball teams will host West Chester University in doubleheaders beginning at 1 p.m.

2017-18 Annual Report recognizes donors, shows increase in awarded scholarships, provides updates on special campaigns
1/14/2019

The East Stroudsburg University Foundation’s 2017-2018 Annual Report and Honor Roll of Donors, “Breaking Ground,” has been released, reflecting a successful year as the Foundation continues to build upon its commitment to provide the best educational experience to ESU students at a reasonable cost.

Make your end of year gift to the Warrior Fund by Dec. 31st!
12/10/2018

Make your end of year gift to the Warrior Fund by Dec. 31st! As you plan your year-end charitable giving, we hope the East Stroudsburg University Foundation is on your list of philanthropic priorities. Please support the Warrior Fund by giving the gift of education to an ESU student today.

Memories Captured: 125th Anniversary Celebration video
12/5/2018

East Stroudsburg University’s 125th Anniversary Celebration on Oct. 25, 2018, at Terraview at Stroudsmoor Country Inn. This once-in-a-lifetime event raised more than $175,000 in support of student scholarships and provided a magnificent backdrop to honor Robert M. Moses, William B. Cramer, Esq., and the R. Dale and Frances M. Hughes Foundation with inaugural President’s Distinguished Medals.

Presidential Medals Awarded at ESU’s 125th Anniversary Celebration
10/25/2018

East Stroudsburg University Foundation and ESU President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., hosted the university’s 125th Anniversary Celebration at Stroudsmoor Country Inn on Thursday, October 25.

The event intended to bring alumni, friends and the campus and regional community members together to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the institution.

Donors thanked at annual President’s Gala
9/14/2018

ESU Foundation Executive Director Rich Santoro reminded the guests that their generosity was responsible for the $2.8 million in support of ESU and it students during the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Thirty-five new scholarships were created, and ESU saw great success in the Baseball-Softball Turf Field enhancement project as well as the Wildlife DNA Lab project.

Golf Classic benefits Prince Hall scholarship
8/6/2018

In 1988, ESU adopted the Prince Hall Elementary School serving the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia, Pa. The partnership established the Prince Hall Endowed Scholarship Fund at the ESU Foundation, which is awarded to Prince Hall scholars who demonstrate outstanding academic performance and a strong civic responsibility. Since its inception, 16 Prince Hall scholars have graduated from ESU thanks to this scholarship.

1893 Society members recognized at tea
5/28/2018

President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., welcomed members of the 1893 Society to her home on College Circle for an afternoon tea on May 25, 2018, when they were presented with recognition pins for their philanthropic commitment to ESU. CLICK HERE to see photos from the event.

Mount Airy Foundation Awards $20,000 Grant to ESU
5/22/2018

East Stroudsburg University and the East Stroudsburg University Foundation have been awarded a grant of $20,000 from Mount Airy Foundation to support the Community Athletic Complex Improvement Project at Creekview Park in Stroudsburg. The funding will assist with renovations and improvements to the ESSA and Hughes Field Complex at Creekview Park.

ESU Foundation names three new board members
5/10/2018

Robert Willever ’75 , East Stroudsburg University Foundation Board Chair, has announced the appointments of three new members to its Board of Directors. East Stroudsburg University alumna Wendy Jankoski ’82 of Englewood, Fla., retired staff member Robert Moses of Shawnee On Delaware, and student liaison Danielle Turner ‘20 were appointed during the board’s last quarterly meeting held on May 10, 2018.

Annual dinner celebrates the gift of scholarship
4/19/2018

Scholarship donors were inspired to hear how student scholarship recipients would make their mark on the world during the Tenth Annual Scholarship Dinner. Held April 19, 2018, at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn in Stroudsburg, Pa., the East Stroudsburg University Foundation’s signature event drew more than 300 guests and gave students the opportunity to thank their donors in person.

ESU, Stroudsburg Little League break ground on new fields
4/10/2018

East Stroudsburg University and the East Stroudsburg University Foundation have been awarded a grant of $20,000 from Mount Airy Foundation to support the Community Athletic Complex Improvement Project at Creekview Park in Stroudsburg. The funding will assist with renovations and improvements to ESSA and Hughes Field Complex at Creekview Park.

ESU, the Stroud Township Board of Supervisors, and the Stroudsburg Little League broke ground for new baseball and softball fields at the athletic complex on May 3, 2018. The project was launched in June 2016 when the ESU Foundation kicked off a $1.8 million fundraising campaign to help pay for it.