Tag Archives: fundraising

Report: Professional fundraisers kept 28% of donations last year (access required)

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As Giving Tuesday, and closer to home, ROC the Day, draw closer, New York Attorney General Letitia James has released a new report that shows that nearly one-third of charitable donations ended up in the pockets of professional fundraisers, rather ...

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After calling off merger, Allendale Columbia finds new financial footing (access required)

Allendale Columbia students compete in robotics. (Provided photo)

The last time Allendale Columbia School held a fundraising campaign, it reached its goal of $4 million in three years. But when the private school announced last spring that it was contemplating a merger with The Harley School, parents reacted ...

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RIT launches billion-dollar fundraising campaign (access required)

The Sentinel sculpture at RIT.

The president of Rochester Institute of Technology had been promising a historic announcement for weeks. Amid musical and theatrical performances at the ice rink-turned-nightclub Thursday, July 12, David C. Munson was scheduled to make the announcement before 2,000 guests: RIT has launched ...

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