Recognizing the importance of a job-ready workforce, corporations continue to
be generous with both financial contributions and in-kind support. Corporations
donated $55 million, including seven gifts of $1 million or more. Company products
accounted for $8.5 million of the total.
Corporations also support educational priorities by matching contributions from
their employees. These matching gifts enhanced the value of individual contributions
by more than $1.2 million.
Private foundations, including family foundations, contributed $51 million.
Six universities received foundation gifts of $1 million or more including East Bay,
Northridge, San Diego, San Francisco, San Josť and Sonoma.