Hardin-Simmons University Donor Concerns: An Open Letter to the Board of Trustees

The following donor letter includes signatures from Hardin-Simmons University (HSU) donors. Also included are names of individuals concerned with how HSU is currently handling donor gifts. This list of HSU donors and concerned individuals includes a variety of constituents from the generous Hardin-Simmons family. These include former HSU faculty and staff, volunteers serving on HSU boards, alumni, and non-alumni supporters. This letter defines an HSU donor as anyone who gifted Hardin-Simmons University with their time, service, talent, money, or other pledged support. Monetary gifts in this letter include contributions to endowments, scholarships, annual or monthly donations, planned giving, and gifts for capital improvements.


Signing the Donor Letter


TO SIGN CONFIDENTIALLY: E-mail your name and info to SaveHardinSimmons@gmail.com. This option is for faculty, staff, Trustees, or others who would like to voice concern but fear retaliation. Signatory names are confidential, and will count among the total number of signatories.

Once you press SUBMIT, your signature will be verified by moderators and updated in the document below. We thank you for your patience.

DISCLAIMERS: 1) The views expressed by signatories are those solely of the individual and do not represent the views of any institution with which they may be affiliated. 2) Save Hardin-Simmons is advocating for donors to know their rights, be aware of options, and share their concerns with the HSU Board of Trustees. Save Hardin-Simmons is not persuading donors to pull their money out of the university. The individual action of each donor is a free choice based on personal conviction and in accordance with the corresponding gift document.


For questions regarding this donor letter please email SaveHardinSimmons@gmail.com