Stories 61-70


The Baby Whisperer

A UC Davis volunteer donor ensures that the care of premature babies will continue long after he’s gone.


Endowing Excellence

The late Dr. Franklin Chinn, Sr. donated time, money and care to better the lives of students and patients for 60 years.

Sobhani Family

International Perspectives

The Sobhani family gives to UC Davis to move toward world peace and united the world one heart at a time.

Tyler Felix

100,000th Donor

The Campaign for UC Davis’ 100,000th donor believes that many individuals pulling together can make a big difference.

Barbara Banke and family

True to the Terroir

LEED Platinum-certified winery is cultivating the future of sustainable winemaking.

Peter Cala and Anita Moore


To ensure a bright future, Peter Cala believes it’s crucial to help bright young people maximize their full potential.

Scott Maxwell and Maury Hull

The Ultimate Gift

A grateful Aggie honors the impact a former professor made on his life with a named fellowship.

Albrecht Foundation

Respect and Dignity

Ralph Albrecht Sr.’s end-of-life care inspired his gifts to UC Davis.

Inaugural Class of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

United Vision

The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing has received support not only from the foundation, but also from its incoming students.

Robert and Star Pepper

Healing Body, Mind, Spirit

Robert and Star Pepper believe that true healing occurs best with adequate space to rest mind, body and spirit.