The Annual Fund is an essential resource that helps LSE to maintain its status as a world class university.
Thanks to unrestricted gifts from alumni, parents, governors, staff and friends of LSE, the Annual Fund is able to support a wide variety of projects across the School that transform the student experience, enhance research and teaching, and support students in financial need.
Reasons to give
By supporting the Annual Fund, you are demonstrating your pride and passion for your alma mater. You will also:
Join a global community of donors who collectively help LSE maintain its world class reputation and directly support School priorities
Change a student's life by giving them the opportunity to experience an LSE education
See your gifts at work and the immediate impact of your support in enhancing the student experience and developing the leaders of tomorrow
Annual Fund news
The Annual Fund report to donors 2012/13 demonstrates the impact unrestricted giving has on LSE life.
Annual Fund support for student-led initiatives - Over the 2012/13 academic year, the Annual Fund continued to support student-led academic initiatives, exemplified, to a large extent, by a number of conferences which have taken place through its backing.
Annual Fund Donor Reception 2013 - The generosity of some of the School’s most important supporters was celebrated at the second Annual Fund Donor Reception. Over canapés and drinks, donors met beneficiaries of their gifts and discussed some of the 67 projects that Annual Fund support has enabled this financial year.
LSESU international societies receive Annual Fund backing - The 2012/13 academic year has seen the Annual Fund support a number of LSE Students' Union international societies.