Entries by Patricia King

Harold Alfond Foundation provides $6M Challenge Grant in support of Paul J. Schupf Art Center

Waterville, Maine — The Harold Alfond Foundation is providing a $6 million challenge grant in support of the Paul J. Schupf Art Center, a collaborative project between Waterville Creates! and Colby College. For every dollar contributed to Waterville Creates’ community capital campaign, both past and future, the Harold Alfond Foundation will provide $3 in matching […]

Major Gift from Family with Multigenerational Connections to Waterville Supports Two Colby Priorities—Arts and Athletics 

Waterville, Maine — Colby is extremely pleased to announce a $2-million gift from Dana L. Schmaltz and Kate Enroth to name the Colby College Museum of Art’s gallery in the Paul J. Schupf Art Center as well as the welcome pavilion in the College’s new Harold Alfond Athletics and Recreation Center. The Joan Dignam Schmaltz […]

Award-winning actor Ed Harris makes $75,000 gift to Waterville’s Paul J. Schupf Art Center

“The people of Waterville hold a fond place in my heart” – Ed Harris, Actor Waterville, Maine — Waterville Creates!, a non-profit supporting and promoting high-quality, accessible arts and cultural programs and institutions in Waterville, Maine, announces a gift in the amount of $75,000 from actor Ed Harris in support of the community capital campaign for […]

Colby Secures Naming Gift for Downtown Arts Center

Colby College Trustee Emeritus Paul J. Schupf, LL.D. ’06 has made another remarkable gift to the College, this time to support the construction of downtown Waterville’s arts center, which will bring vibrancy to the core of Main Street and be a major contributor toward establishing the city as a destination for the arts. This gift […]