Washburn receives $1.4 million athletic scholarship gift

Aside from homecoming, Washburn University celebrated a huge score for the school’s athletic program.The university received an estate gift today from Dorothy Reichart totaling $1.4 million. All the funds will go towards establishing athletic scholarships.The gift combines with a previously established gift from Dorothy’s husband Jerry.The couple both attended Washburn back in the 50’s, and now will be helping generations of student athletes in the years to come.

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