Posted 10/24/2013 03:16 pm
Updated 9 months ago
Wilson’s gift to the Stephen Harrow Smith Endowed Dean’s Fund will be doubled with a match from the Donaghey Foundation, bringing the total value of the gift to $100,000.
"Our family has always been interested in education, and UALR is a big part of that equation here in central Arkansas," Wilson said in a news release.
Wilson is the son of Kenneth Pat Wilson, founder of First Arkansas Bank & Trust, who pushed for a statewide organization to educate students about economics and finance.