By Steve Gilliam , University Relations
Contact: (336) 334-5371
GREENSBORO, NC – The Students First Campaign received gifts, pledges and commitments of $25.2 million in 2006, bringing to $71.7 million the total that has been raised for The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. The record-setting year has the campaign approaching the three-quarters mark of its $100 million goal.
When the year-end results were tallied in January, the actual figure was at $71,676,943 – with cash gifts totaling $36.3 million; pledges, $9.3 million; and planned gifts, $26 million. The campaign’s major objectives are undergraduate and graduate scholarships and academic programs"