There are many ways a Parent, Family member or friend can get involved!
Family Leadership Council: supporting Denison's strategic initiatives through philanthropy and engagement
Family Leadership Council Executive Committee:
- Jennifer Wythes Vettel P'19, Philanthropy
- Susan Cole Callahan '87 P19, Philanthropy
- Tom and Beth Laraway P'18, Engagement
The Family Leadership Council's goal is to build a strong and engaged connection between parents, their personal philanthropy and campus programs that impact students' campus experiences. Members serve as informed advocates and liaisons, encouraging parent involvement as professional resources and engaged members of the community. For more information contact Susan Leithauser (740-587-5547).
Host an event
Every year special events are hosted for the Denison family in regional areas around the world. From regional prospective student events to welcoming Denison interns to your city, these events provide opportunities to connect with Denisonians beyond the Hill. If you are interested in learning more about hosting an event for Denison, please complete the Family Volunteer Form and we will be in touch.
Knowlton Center for Career Exploration
By offering an internship, mentoring a student or connecting on Switchboard you can make a real difference in a Denison student’s life. Learn more about the Knowlton Center for Career Exploration
Regional Denison events are open to all Denisonians – alumni (with or without a Denison diploma), family members of current and former students, current and former faculty members, and friends of the college. We hope you will attend an event in your local area
Make a Gift
More than 90 percent of our students receive some form of financial assistance, supported in part by the Parents Fund. Without our extended family, many would never realize their dream of a world-class liberal arts education.