Giving Challenges

Friends of Ellis Challenge!

In honor of Ellis Arnold '79 being named the 12th President of Hendrix College, a group of alumni friends of Ellis will match each new leadership-level gift of $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund

Gifts to the Hendrix Annual Fund support scholarships and financial aid, faculty development, student support services, and other critical needs. 

To qualify for the matching challenge, please make your gift of $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund by May 31, 2020.

Ways to participate:

  1. You may give securely online at and designate Annual Fund. 
  2. Contact Jenn Morehead, director of development, at, by phone at (501) 450-1360, or Leighia Hammond, director of annual giving, at, or by phone at (501) 450-1357.