3 Ways to Get Regional Alumni to Give to Your Capital Campaign

A few weeks ago, we shared the story of how one donor (ALUMinate co-founder, Bob Fealy) helped change the game for his alma mater in Chicago. In fact, Bob helped his university raise at least seven times more than they ever had in that region!   We shared Bob’s story because we know our readers… Continue Reading 3 Ways to Get Regional Alumni to Give to Your Capital Campaign

“How I Helped My University Raise 7x More in My Region”: One Donor’s Story

You can sense it in the air. No, it’s not the approach of fall or the scent of tailgate barbecues. It’s capital campaign season! For better or worse, huge university capital campaigns are the new normal. Your school is probably wrapping up, planning, or in the midst of one. According to the Council for Aid… Continue Reading “How I Helped My University Raise 7x More in My Region”: One Donor’s Story

What role does philanthropy play in your institution’s future?

When planning for your institution’s future, what role does philanthropy play? In an article titled “The Future of Philanthropy on Campus” on the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ website, Margo Wolanin, senior associate vice president for development, discusses the role of fundraisers in UNLV’s future. One of the key arguments of this article is that donors are no longer “giving blindly… Continue Reading What role does philanthropy play in your institution’s future?