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Your Class of 1998 Reunion Campaign

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FROM Your reunion campaign co-chairs

A message to the Class of 1998

Every five years, our class has the opportunity to reconnect, reflect on and celebrate our time at Stanford.  Some found our calling here, others found partners, and all of us made lifelong friends. We’ve signed on as co-chairs for our Class of 1998 reunion campaign, and are asking you to join the campaign committee alongside us.

The 25th Reunion Campaign focuses on two goals:

  • Creating fun and memorable opportunities for class connection.

  • Raising support to ensure current students have the same (or better) opportunities we had.

Throughout the year this page will be updated to reflect giving opportunities, events and highlights from the campaign. We hope you’ll join us in coming together to celebrate and make an impact!

Warmly,

DeLise Monique Bernard, Chad Hagle, Will Hsu, Leila Ettefagh Nami, Angelika Rampal, Kamba Tshionyi, Ross Walker, and Grace Yang Yuan

Give back during your reunion year

So much of our student experience was supported by alumni before us, and now it’s our chance to pay it forward.

Whether you give through The Stanford Fund, or to another part of Stanford, you can choose to support an area that was important to your experience, or one that you’re passionate about.

All gifts made through December 31, 2023, will count towards our class reunion campaign and help our class make a collective impact.

Donate online

Make a secure gift online today. You can make an immediate impact by supporting Stanford students in ways that are meaningful to you.

Mail your gift

Make checks payable to “Stanford University” and mail to:

Stanford University Development Services
P.O. Box 20466
Stanford, CA 94309-0466

Please include a note telling us how you’d like your gift to be used, i.e. designated for The Stanford Fund.

Make a pledge

Reunion commitments often take the form of multiyear pledges, typically over a five-year period. The entire amount of the pledge counts toward your class’ reunion giving total.

Get involved

Help us reach our goals by volunteering with our campaign committee—just a few hours of your time makes a big impact. For more information about our campaign, please contact our reunion campaign team.

Why I give

“My parents are immigrants. I almost did not go to Stanford due to costs. Ultimately, my parents decided that they would make financial sacrifices so I could go. I chose Stanford, and really, my parents allowed me to choose Stanford, for the promise of future opportunities.”

Angelika Rampal, ’98

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“As a first generation immigrant, I never felt quite at home until Stanford. My classmates inspired me to dare to believe that America belongs to all of us. I want to give others, who for whatever reason feel marginalized, the opportunity to feel like they too should dream for everything that America represents and offers.”

Will Hsu, ’98

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