Five Community Leaders Honored at Niagara University President’s Dinner
Niagara University recognized the accomplishments of five extraordinary individuals – while raising critical funds for student scholarships – during its 2017 President’s Dinner, which was held Nov. 17 at the Conference and Event Center Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, N.Y.
Nearly 530 Niagara University alumni, students and friends attended the event, the proceeds of which directly benefit Niagara University’s scholarship programs. A net total of more than $220,000 was raised this year toward student scholarship assistance, making it three years in a row that the $200,000 fundraising mark was surpassed.
Niagara is projected to grant approximately $50 million in scholarship assistance to undergraduate students this year. Ninety-nine percent of incoming NU students receive some form of financial aid. Ninety-nine percent of incoming NU students receive some form of financial aid.