There are a variety of ways to contribute to the Seita Scholars Program. If you would like to contribute in a way that you do not see listed below, please contact us.

Monetary gifts for the Seita Scholars Program

The Seita Scholars Program is sustained through ongoing Western Michigan University support, grants, and individual donations. Please consider how you might help current and future Seita scholars by providing financial support on a one-time or repeating-gift basis.

You may make a tax-deductible donation using your credit card.

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If you prefer to write a check, please make it payable to WMU Foundation. In the memo line enter Seita Scholars Emergency Fund, and mail it to:

WMU Foundation
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI  49008-5403 USA

If you are interested in planned giving, please contact the Development and Alumni Relations office at (269) 387-8700.

Item donations for the Seita Scholars Program

Throughout the year, the Seita Scholars Program accepts donations of items to support students' success on campus. More information about the welcome pack initiative, holiday closure meal donation and other volunteering opportunities is available on the Seita Scholars volunteer page.



  • Academic Advising Offices
  • AFSCME Local 1668 (service union)
  • Career and Student Employment Services
  • Center for Academic Success Programs
  • Children's Trauma Assessment Center
  • Counseling Services
  • Dining Services
  • Disability Services for Students
  • Division of Multicultural Affairs
  • Division of Student Affairs
  • First-Year Experience
  • LBGT Student Services
  • Office of Admissions
  • Residence Life
  • Sindecuse Health Center
  • Student Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • WMU Department of Public Safety


  • Community Mental Health
  • Community Volunteers
  • Foster Care Youth Boards
  • Samaritas (Education and Training Voucher)
  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
  • The New Foster Care


  • Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
  • Dean and Lynn Fiegel (Endowment for Foster Youth)
  • Guido A. and Elizabeth H. Binda Foundation
  • Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation
  • Havirmill Foundation
  • John M. and Linda T. Dunn (Endowment for the Seita Scholars Program)
  • Kalamazoo Community Foundation
  • Paul and Bonnie MacGrayne (Student Scholarships)
  • Peter and Laurel Northouse (Seita Leadership Endowed Scholarship)
  • Peter R. and Elizabeth M. Seaver (Endowment for Foster Youth)
  • Speckhard-Knight Charitable Foundation
  • State of Michigan
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation