Executive Director Message

The I-House Connection: March 2023

March 15, 2023
In this issue: In-Person Events: Lodestar Speaker Series, Resident Concert, International Culture Festival; Gathering in NY; Financial Aid and Housing Applications

There's still time to reach our Big Give goal

March 9, 2023

In case you missed our email earlier today, International House is participating in the 2023 Big Give, UC Berkeley’s annual 24-hour campus-wide fundraising event. Please join in this day of giving by making a gift to support I-House House now!

All gifts made by 9 p.m. today (Berkeley time) will support:

I-House programs designed to advance intercultural learning, understanding, and leadership; Room and board scholarships for I-House residents with demonstrated financial need; and Continued upkeep of our beautiful and historic home.

And if you’ve never made a...

Big Give is on! Ways to Support I-House

March 8, 2023

Dear Alumni and Friends,

The time has come, and now the big fun begins! Whether you made a gift to I-House in previous years or you are new to our cause, we are grateful for your support. Will you help us reach our goal of 150 gifts to unlock the generous $30K match by the I-House Board of Directors?

Here are ways you can help now:

1. Make a gift of $10 or more to I-House until 9 p.m. on March 9 (PST) at ihouse.berkeley.edu/givingday

2. Help I-House win...

Shine Brightly for I-House: Today is the Day!

March 9, 2023

The UC Berkeley 24-hour Big Give is happening now, and I’m inviting you, along with International House alumni, families, and friends all over the world, to join in the fun!

Please make your "Big Give" gift to I-House today, before 9:00 p.m. (Berkeley Time)

For 93 years, the I-House mission has been to foster, among our residents, intercultural respect and understanding, lifelong friendships, and leadership skills. With each passing year, as we deliver on this mission and our...

The I-House Connection: Lodestar Speaker Series Returns; Summer Housing Opportunity; Save the Date for Big Give

February 14, 2023
In this issue: Lodestar Speaker Series Returns Thurs. Feb. 16th; Summer Housing Opportunity; Happy Valentine's Day; Save the Date for Big Give

The I-House Connection: New Scholarship; Staff Spotlight; Resident-Created Video and Blog Post; Ways to Give, and more!

January 19, 2023
In this issue: New Scholarship; Staff Spotlight; Resident-Created Video and Blog Post; Ways to Give, and more!

Last Chance to Support I-House

December 27, 2022
With the end of 2022 in sight, we are grateful for the strong and growing international community of alumni and friends who recognize the importance of I-House and the intercultural connections created here. Thanks to all who have made gifts in support of I-House and our mission this year!  If you've yet to make a gift in 2022, there's still time! Please visit our giving page to donate online, or mail your check (postmarked before January 1, 2023) to:

The I-House Connection: October 2022

October 20, 2022
In this issue: The I-House Connection: Spring Housing Application; Meet the PAs; Discover Cal NY; Thanks and Farewell to Tim Lynch

The I-House Connection: December 2022

December 15, 2022
In this issue: Remodeled Sproul Kitchen & Lounge; Staff Highlight; Sunday Supper Memories; World Cup Championship game viewing at Edmonds Cafe, and more!

Support I-House in 2022

November 28, 2022
On the occasion of Giving Tuesday, I would like to convey my personal thanks to our alumni and supporters who have already provided financial contributions this fiscal year in support of our mission during this critical time.