The Glasmann Foundation of Washington, D.C., has donated more than $1 million to Weber State College to establish a literacy program for families.
The Glasmann Foundation is administered by members of the Jay Glasmann family, who once held part ownership in the Standard-Examiner. The foundation also made gifts to Utah State University, Ogden Union Station, the University of Utah and the Ogden School District Foundation.The donation to USU provides approximately $100,000 for journalism scholarships and development of an internship program between the Logan school and the Standard-Examiner.
A contribution of $19,800 will go to Union Station for the current capital improvements campaign. A donation of about $30,000 goes to the Ogden School District Foundation.