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    Your gifts to the campaign help ensure that the education, research, and programs you learned about during Duke Forward: On The Road continue.

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    Duke Forward is creating lasting impact. The campaign focuses on priorities that both enable new ideas across campus and solve real world problems.

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  • Ideas That Move the World Forward

    Short, inspiring talks by some of Duke's most innovative thinkers, whose ideas are forging real change both locally and globally.

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My Giving Stories

  • My Giving Story: Crystal Sanders

    My Giving Story: Crystal Sanders

    Crystal Sanders ’05 shares how Duke changed her life and why she’s been committed to giving to the Annual Fund every year since her senior year.

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  • My Giving Story: Josh Jackson

    My Giving Story: Josh Jackson

    Listen to what Joshua Jackson ’06 has to say to someone on the fence about giving to Duke.

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  • Our Giving Story: Karl and Mary Ellen von der Heyden

    Our Giving Story: Karl and Mary Ellen von der Heyden

    Duke Trustee Emeritus Karl von der Heyden ’62 and his wife, Mary Ellen P’87, have a deep affinity for the arts. They made a gift in support of the new arts center to enable the arts to flourish at Duke.

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