2006-07 Annual Report on External Support to the CSU

Giving from Individuals and Alumni

Individual Giving to the CSU
Individual Giving to the CSU
2005/06 $108 million
2006/07 $112 million
2007/08 $135 million

Individuals

Gift receipts from individuals increased to $135 million compared to $112 million in 2006-2007. Gifts from individuals include giving from alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends of the university.

The number of donors is a key indicator of success in attracting private support to the university. The number of individuals giving to the CSU grew by almost 2,000 supporters in 2007-2008, reaching a total of 221,410 individual donors compared to 219,421 in 2006-2007.




Alumni Giving to the CSU
Alumni Giving to the CSU
2005/06 $27 million
2006/07 $38 million
2007/08 $48 million

Alumni

In 2007-2008, alumni members contributed $48 million, representing 36 percent of giving from individuals. The average gift from an alumni donor was $691.

Alumni membership for 2007-2008 reached 164,863 members. In addition to contributing nearly $2 million in membership dues, these members contributed $22,494,736, representing 46 percent of all alumni gifts to the university.


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