Meet Our Donors
We thank all our planned-gift donors for their generous support. Here are some of their stories.
Stuart Edwards and Joanna Armiger Edwards
Loyola University Maryland received a $2.5 million gift to create a scholarship fund for juniors and seniors from Stuart Edwards and Joanna Armiger Edwards. Joanna, a licensed clinical psychologist who has practiced in Maryland nearly four decades, believes “Educated men and women raise educated families. Both of us feel very committed to the idea that education is the answer, and the more access to education there is to a much wider variety of people, the better our community and our nation will be.” According to Stuart, who is currently enrolled in Loyola’s Master of Theological Studies program, “There is a vitality amongs
Ilona McGuiness, Ph.D.
As a writing professor, Daniel M. McGuiness, Ph.D., gave many students a strong foundation in writing and inspired their love for the written word. He was highly respected and well-loved by his students.
After he died of Parkinson’s disease on Nov. 18, 2012, his wife, Ilona McGuiness, Ph.D., decided to establish a scholarship fund in his memory to continue his legacy, and some of the many alumni whose lives he had touched contributed to the fund.