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Friends of University of Guelph


Friends of University of Guelph Inc. is a certified and registered non-profit corporation in the U.S. [501(c)(3)]. This enables U.S. residents, who are non-alumni, to make charitable contributions to the University of Guelph. Charitable gifts made to the Friends of University of Guelph Inc. are deductible for federal estate and gift tax purposes and are recognized and accepted by the US Internal Revenue Service. The IRS Employer ID is 51 0189191.


2018 Friends of University of Guelph Annual General Meeting

Invitation to all U.S. Alumni

Join us for the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of University of Guelph on Saturday, April 21, 2018, from 4 – 6 pm (CDT). Attendees may join the meeting in person at the Union League Club of Chicago, or via teleconference. Please contact Heidi Ferris at or 1-888-266-3108 Ext 52083 for more information.


View the Friends of University Guelph Bylaws


Meeting Minutes


2017 Board of Directors

Mr. Rod Jendrysik, BSc ’91

Mr. Lorne Pollard, BSc (Eng) ‘67

Mr. Christopher Naese, BSc (Agr) ’85

Mr. J. Donald Watt, BSc (Eng) ‘68

Dr. Ronald Horning, DVM ’55

Ms. Janet L. Bumstead, BComm ‘96

Dr. Cosimo Ferraro, DVM ’47

Dr. George (Bert) Mitchell, DVM ‘64

Dr. Jason Scott Bystriansky, PhD (Philosophy) 2006

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       Guelph, ON, Canada, N1G 2W1
  • Phone: 519-824-4120 ext. 56934
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Alumni Affairs and Development builds lifelong relationships with alumni, parents, staff, faculty and friends of the University of Guelph. We raise funds to support the University and advance its mission to improve life.

Charitable Registration Number:
10816 1829 RR 0001


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