2011-12 Philanthropic Annual Report

California State University, Bakersfield

Contribution Highlights

  • The Chevron Corporation awarded CSU Bakersfield three grants totaling $920,000. First, a $630,000 gift supported three campus initiatives: $400,000 continued to support the REVS-UP program, funding a month-long summer research program which engages K-12 science teachers and high school students in hands-on research with faculty; $130,000 supported a new geological sciences program; $100,000 continued support for the S.T.E.M. Student Center. Second, the corporation also provided a $200,000 grant supporting CSU Bakersfield’s Chevron High School Academy. Third, the corporation awarded a $90,000 grant for the Natural Science, Math and Engineering program to support its development of future scientists, engineers, and mathematicians.
  • The Toyota USA Foundation awarded a $184,600 grant supporting the Families for STEM program, which targets high school seniors and first-year college students, as well as their parents, to increase the number of students from diverse backgrounds who pursue degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics.
  • The California Wellness Foundation provided two grants totaling $125,000. First, a $75,000 grant supports the Community Preventative Health Collaboration to provide screening and healthcare to farm workers in Kern County. A second grant of $50,000 was awarded to the university'’s Guardian Scholars Program that supports students who were formerly in the foster care system and are now enrolled in higher education programs.
  • The College Access Foundation of California awarded CSU Bakersfield a $90,000 grant for scholarship support of students who are part of the university’s Cal-SOAP San Joaquin Achievers Scholarship Network.
Gift Commitments 2011/12
New Gifts $2,409,938
New Pledges $235,801
Testamentary Commitments $0
Native American and Local Government Contributions $0
Total $2,645,739

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Charitable Gift Receipts
New Gifts $2,409,938
Pledge Payments $508,931
2011/12 Total $2,918,869

Charitable Gifts:
A 3-Year History
Charitable Gifts: A 3-Year History
2009/10 $3,989,984
2010/11 $3,793,851
2011/12 $2,918,869

Charitable Gifts by
Source of Gift
Charitable Gifts by Source of Gift
Alumni circle for pie chartAlumni 2.51%
Parents circle for pie chartParents 0.10%
Other Individuals circle for pie chartOther Individuals 9.87%
Foundations circle for pie chartFoundations 20.99%%
Corporations circle for pie chartCorporations 60.96%
Other Organizations circle for pie chartOther Organizations 5.57%

Charitable Gifts by
Gift Disbursement
Charitable Gifts by Gift Disbursement
Program circle for pie chartPrograms 86.54%
Campus ImprovementsCampus Improvements 5.61%
Endowment circle for pie chartEndowment 6.60%
Unrestricted circle for pie chartUnrestricted 1.26%
Other circle for pie chartOther 0.00%