Category Archive for: Official Statements

A year to give thanks

by vixenSBC

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Happy New Year Sweet Briar supporters. As we transition from 2015 into the new year, we wanted to take a moment to reflect upon all of the blessings that 2015 brought:   A President that sees a vision for Sweet Briar College and is committed to making it a reality.   Songs of joy that…



Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., Will Deliver $3.643M to Sweet Briar College Today

by vixenSBC

September 2, 2015 Richmond VA– Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., the nonprofit group formed to save Sweet Briar College, announced today that it has completed its obligations under the June 23 settlement agreement by wiring its final payment to the College at noon today. The group donated a total of $3.643 million to the College in…



Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., Will Deliver More Than Due by Final September 2 Settlement Deadline

by vixenSBC

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September 1, 2015 Richmond VA– Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., the non-profit group formed to save Sweet Briar College, announced today that it will not only meet the September 2nd final payment terms of the June 23 Settlement Agreement, its payment tomorrow will be in excess of the $3.5M due tomorrow. That payment will be wired…



Saving Sweet Briar Will Deliver $2.5 Million to Sweet Briar College Ahead of Schedule

by vixenSBC

Richmond, VA – Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., the non-profit group formed to save Sweet Briar College, announced today that it has collected over $2.5 million in alumnae donations and will make its first required payment to Sweet Briar College ahead of schedule. “We are very pleased that Saving Sweet Briar has reached the first critical…



Incoming Sweet Briar College President Phillip Stone Provides Additional Detail on Transition Process

by vixenSBC

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Phillip Stone, the expected new President of Sweet Briar College, provided more details today about the transition process underway in the wake of Monday’s ruling by Bedford County Circuit Court Judge James Updike that ratified a settlement agreement that will keep Sweet Briar College open and result in Stone’s appointment to serve as the college’s…



Virginia Supreme Court Rules that Sweet Briar College Can Be a Trust

by vixenSBC

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Richmond, VA – Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., the non-profit group formed to save Sweet Briar College, expressed jubilation today after the Virginia Supreme Court extended the length of the existing injunction, ruled that Sweet Briar College can be a trust, and remanded the matter back to the Amherst County Circuit Court for further action. “Today’s…



Saving Sweet Briar Pleased with Oral Arguments at Virginia Supreme Court Hearing

by vixenSBC

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Saving Sweet Briar, Inc., the non-profit group formed to save Sweet Briar College, expressed confidence in the oral arguments presented before the Virginia Supreme Court today by William Hurd, special counsel to Amherst County Attorney Ellen Bowyer who brought suit on behalf of the Commonwealth of Virginia to prevent closure of the College. The group…



501(c)(3) Status Approved

by vixenSBC

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TO DONATE CLICK HERE! Saving Sweet Briar, Inc. is happy to announce that it has been granted 501(c)(3) status, affirming its charitable and educational mission. All donations to Saving Sweet Briar Inc. made on or after March 9, 2015, the date of incorporation, are now tax deductible to the maximum extent allowed by law. As…