November 15-18: Enjoy Complimentary Drinks from Aramark 

During this time of campus giving, Aramark invites you to enjoy free drinks.

Monday, November 15 through Thursday, November 18.
7:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The BeeHive in the Cate Center
Complimentary drip coffee, tea, or fountain drink

No gift amount is too small; participation is what counts and means the most.

To participate in our giving initiative, please visit our Faculty and Staff Giving webpage. 

You can specify how you would like your gift designated:

  • Your Department
  • The College’s Greatest Needs
  • Another campus fund that is important to you


Meredith Fund Travel Mugs for Donors
The Meredith Fund Office continues to have Meredith Fund donor travel mugs.*

Did you misplace your mug while working remotely? If you need a new mug for any reason, please contact Jean Gambrill at or x8392. 

*To help ensure health and safety, please do not take your travel mug to the BeeHive for your complimentary drinks this semester. Aramark will provide cups for your beverage choice.

Many thanks for your support of Meredith.

Aramark logo with star mark 


Frequently Asked Questions

What is Faculty & Staff Giving?
Faculty & Staff Giving is one way that employees support Meredith College and our students.  Your monetary gift anytime during the year counts in our faculty and staff giving participation. Last year, we had 74% employee participation.

How does a small gift help Meredith?
Each year, more than 300 faculty and staff give to Meredith. Our collective effort makes an impact on the Meredith experience for our students.  The importance of your participation extends beyond your selected designation. Your support sends a powerful message to our alumnae, parents, corporations, foundations, and friends of Meredith.

How do I make I gift?
You can give by cash, check, credit card, or payroll deduction.  Our Faculty and Staff Giving webpage provides more information about giving options.

How do I know if my payroll deduction is still going?
Please contact Jean Gambrill at for payroll deduction questions.  When you begin your payroll deduction, you can set an end date or have an ongoing paycheck withdrawal.

The Impact of Faculty & Staff Giving in 2020-2021
During the last fiscal year, 74% of faculty and staff made a gift to Meredith College. This was a generous outpouring of support from campus.  Based on the gift designation by person, this chart helps to illustrate how the impact of each faculty and staff gift enhances the Meredith experience.  (The “Other” category includes designations such as the Employee Emergency Assistance Fund, Study Abroad, and the WOW! Program.)  Thank you!


Melyssa Allen

News Director
316 Johnson Hall
(919) 760-8087
Fax: (919) 760-8330