- An estate gift from late philanthropist Mary Frances Fitzgerald Cagle will support Winthrop’s permanent endowment.
- The permanent endowment provides continuing support for university priorities such as student scholarships and the overall operation of the Winthrop University Foundation.
Winthrop University, "Gaffney Resident's Estate Gift to Support Winthrop Permanent Endowment" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 179.