Posted on Jan 31, 2002

The College's Annual Fund was 3.1 percent ahead of
last year's pace at the halfway point of the drive on December 31,
with nearly $1.4 million raised toward the $3.5 million goal.

The number of alumni donors was up more than 10 percent from last year to 3,027
for the first half of the 2002 fiscal year, but with a slight drop of
3 percent in dollars raised – $907,000.

The number of overall donors climbed nearly 10
percent from 4,201 at this point last year to 4,607 this year.

Parent donations were up almost 14 percent to $164,000.