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2021 President’s Honors Gala Virtual Experience April 16

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Like so many events this year, President’s Honors 2021 will look different due to COVID-19. The entire event will be virtual from MNU’s campus April 16, 2021, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. MNU’s premier fundraising event to benefit scholarships will also be free. Viewers can register at, to enjoy the gala which includes mobile auctions, performances by MNU’s choirs and band, and celebrations of generosity. Since its inception, President’s Honors has raised more than $4.7 million for student scholarships.

Additionally, the silent auction will be extended and begins April 12, concluding April 16. Exciting travel packages, experiences and themed collections will be up for bidding. The President’s Scholarship Challenge will be an important component of this year’s event. On average, it has raised more than $100,000 in each of the past five events. The popular challenge matches donor gifts for scholarships dollar for dollar. 

President’s Honors was created in 2012 as a celebration. This year, the event will focus on the impact of significant moments experienced by MNU students, alumni, donors, faculty and staff, and will honor God for His provision throughout the pandemic. These moments are the best examples of how people and organizations have emerged even stronger because of this unprecedented situation.

Sponsors for President’s Honors 2021 include Olathe Medical Center, D. Ray and Elaine Cook Family Foundation and many local individuals and organizations. Sponsorships are still available at several levels.

Visit to learn about sponsorships and for more event information.

This Issue

Fall 2020

With gratitude we present this issue featuring God’s blessings in allowing MNU students, faculty, staff and administration to be on campus and in classes during the pandemic. Many institutions were not that fortunate. Read all about it and enjoy surprising news about increases in enrollment and other progress happening during this unprecedented time.

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