2011-12 Philanthropic Annual Report

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Contribution Highlights

  • The Annenberg Foundation donated $1million to establish the first CSU Dominguez Hills endowed professorship. The Wallis Annenberg Endowed Professorship for Innovation in STEM Education position will lead the universityís many programs focused on growing the number of teachers in STEM fields, and oversee the creation of the Center for Innovation in STEM Education (CISE), which will serve as an incubator for new STEM initiatives in the region.
  • The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation granted CSU Dominguez Hills $250,000 to fundamentally redesign the first year experience of all entering freshmen on the CSU Dominguez Hills campus to include cohort-based scheduling, supplemental instruction, peer mentoring, and intensive tracking of student achievement. This is the fourth grant given to CSU Dominguez Hills by this foundation.
  • The 2012 Presidentís Scholarship Reception was the most successful in the eventís history, raising more than $215,000 for student scholarships. The honorees this year included Dr. Lois Chi and Shell Oil for their significant impact on the campus and students. Through the Presidentís Scholarship Reception, the premier campus scholarship, which is a full-fee award available to graduating high school and transfer students, is funded. The goal every year is to grow the number of high-achieving local students that have the opportunity to attend CSU Dominguez Hills.
  • In 2011-2012, CSU Dominguez Hills had more alumni donors than at any other point in its history with 1,080 alumni donors. This represents a steady growth over the past five years, including a 5 percent increase over the previous year.
Gift Commitments 2011/12
New Gifts $$2,571,747
New Pledges $1,426,416
Testamentary Commitments $100,000
Native American and Local Government Contributions $23,840
Total $4,122,003

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Charitable Gift Receipts
New Gifts $2,571,747
Pledge Payments $702,537
2011/12 Total $3,274,284

Charitable Gifts:
A 3-Year History
Charitable Gifts: A 3-Year History
2009/10 $2,730,897
2010/11 $3,223,491
2011/12 $3,274,284

Charitable Gifts by
Source of Gift
Charitable Gifts by Source of Gift
Alumni circle for pie chartAlumni 5.35%
Parents circle for pie chartParents 0.00%
Other Individuals circle for pie chartOther Individuals 6.84%
Foundations circle for pie chartFoundations 22.07%
Corporations circle for pie chartCorporations 64.28%
Other Organizations circle for pie chartOther Organizations 1.45%

Charitable Gifts by
Gift Disbursement
Charitable Gifts by Gift Disbursement
Program circle for pie chartPrograms 56.47%
Campus ImprovementsCampus Improvements 0.03%
Endowment circle for pie chartEndowment 11.80%
Unrestricted circle for pie chartUnrestricted 31.40%
Other circle for pie chartOther 0.31%