Chaplain’s Emergency Fund

This fund is set up to assist Faculty, Staff and Students in times of financial hardship.  This includes individuals that work on the Wake Forest University Reynolda Campus, Graylyn or Wake Downtown but are employed by an outside contracted group such as Aramark.  Limited funds are available.  Please read the Guiding Principles of the Fund .  You may stop by the Office of the Chaplain for further information.

The Chaplain’s Emergency Fund is made possible by the generous donations of individuals, organizations and friends of the University.  To donate to this fund, you may send your check to:  Chaplain’s Office, PO Box 7204, Winston Salem, NC  27109 or donate online.

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WFU Alum raised more than $5,000 for Chaplain’s Emergency Fund through cross-country hot dog trip

John Champlin (’06, MBA ’15) embarked on a cross-country hot dog trip that he chronicled on his Instagram account (@tourdefrank).   His goal was to raise $1 for each mile he traveled from Virginia Beach, VA to Los Angeles, CA.  100% of the proceeds from his gofundme campaign ( is to be donated to the Chaplain’s Office to support their work in providing financial assistance to faculty, staff, students, and contract workers who find themselves in times of need.

The coast to coast Tour de Frank is completed but you can read all about it on John’s Blog