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WAKEWilmington is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan a variety of programs throughout the year for all ages to participate in social, athletic, networking, and service opportunities. We hope you will join us at our next event. Go Deacs!


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Upcoming Events

New Student Reception - WAKEWilmington


Saturday, August 03, 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Live Oak Private Wealth
1757 Tiburon Drive #28403
Wilmington North Carolina 28403


Congratulations and Welcome, Wake Forest Class of 2026! You are cordially invited to a reception for Wake Forest students and parents the Wilmington area as we welcome the incoming class. This is a wonderful way for new parents and students to meet other incoming students and families. At these receptions, you may also have the opportunity to meet current Wake Forest students, alumni and staff.

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Past Events

Apr 13

Pro Humanitate Days 2024

Volunteers will help with light gardening. Saturday, April 13, 2024

Dec 3

Holiday Happy Hour

WAKEWilmington is hosting a Holiday Happy Hour at the Flying Machine Oyster Bar on December 3. The Flying Machine has great food and drinks and... Sunday, December 03, 2023

Nov 18

WFU vs Notre Dame Game Watch

Please join us to watch the WFU Men's Football Team take on Notre Dame on November 18. We'll be gathering at Blue Surf Arboretum West... Saturday, November 18, 2023

Sep 16


Join us as we celebrate the beginning of fall and the WAKEWilmington Community with a fun day at Blue Surf Arboretum West. This event... Saturday, September 16, 2023

Jun 22

Wilmington, NC- Law Alumni Reception at NCBA Meeting

Please join us for a Wake Forest Law alumni reception during the NCBA Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 22, 2023, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Aloft Hotel in downtown Wilmington. Thursday, June 22, 2023

Mar 30

Pro Humanitate Days 2023

Packing "snack packs" for local youth Thursday, March 30, 2023

Mar 25

Pro Humanitate Days 2023

Light handywork and housework around the property Saturday, March 25, 2023

Mar 4

WFU vs Syracuse Basketball Game Watch

This event has been cancelled due to the Closing of Wild WIng Cafe.... Saturday, March 04, 2023

Feb 18

WFU vs Miami Basketball Game Watch

We will be gathering at the Wild Wing Cafe on February 18 to cheer on the Deacs as they take on Miami. Put on your... Saturday, February 18, 2023

Nov 5

WFU vs NC State Game Watch

The nationally ranked Wake Forest Football Team will be playing NC State on November 5th! Come join fellow Wake Foresters at Wild Wing Cafe to... Saturday, November 05, 2022

Community Leadership


Andy Everhart ('99)  Executive Committee

Executive Committee

Rhonda Amoroso (JD '85, P '97) 

Ryan Estes ('02) 

Andy Everhart ('99)  President

Sally McCraw ('91, MSA '97) 

James Ramsbottom ('10) 

Loulie Scharf (P '23, P '25) 

Vivian Skelton (P '24) 

Samantha Stokes (JD '02) 

Staff Coordinator

Suzanne Shay   Community Advocate

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.