StFX Board Chair gives $1 M for student entrepreneurship

April 8, 2016

Saint Francis Xavier University’s Board of Governors Chair Mark Wallace has donated $1 M to support student entrepreneurship at the university. The funds will be distributed via the Xaverian Fund for Scholarships and Bursaries, which is aiming to raise $50 M over the next five years. “Mark is a leader in every sense of the word,” says StFX President Kent MacDonald, “with the announcement of this gift, he is making a further commitment to share the StFX academic and learning experience with deserving students for generations to come.” A StFX press release states that the Xaverian Fund will be designed to help deserving students “regardless of financial background.” StFX