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Capital Campaign Hits $1.5B Target

The university’s capital campaign, “For Generations to Come: The Campaign for Georgetown,” has passed its goal of $1.5 billion, nearly a year ahead of schedule. University President John J. DeGioia announced the milestone, which was hit at the end of August, in a university-wide email yesterday. Launched in October 2011,[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Charitable Donations Peak

Last year marked the highest charitable donations total given to Georgetown University, mirroring a national trend of increased alumni giving to alma maters. In the 2014 fiscal year, which ran from July 2013 to June 2014, Georgetown raised $236 million in donations, $40 million more than the previous record total[Read More…]

by February 10, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Giving Time, Then Money

The Campaign for Georgetown is nearing its fall 2016 finish, and Georgetown’s fundraising is in full swing. As in years past, the Office of Advancement’s efforts to seek donations to the university extend to current students. The 1634 Society, for example, asks freshmen and sophomores to donate $1 to get[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
University President John J. DeGioia thanks Frank McCourt (CAS ’75) at the ceremony honoring McCourt’s $100 million donation to the university in October.

McCourt, Beecks Lead Record Year for Fundraising

Beginning with a record-breaking $100 million gift from Frank McCourt Jr. (CAS ’75) in September, this fiscal year was the most successful fundraising year in Georgetown’s 225-year history. On Sept. 18, the university announced that McCourt, the former owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers, would fund the creation of the[Read More…]

Capital Campaign Hits $1B

Capital Campaign Hits $1B

The Campaign for Georgetown hit the $1 billion milestone on the way to its $1.5 billion end goal, Vice President for Advancement R. Bartley Moore (SFS ’87) announced Wednesday morning. “One billion is a very, very important psychological threshold,” Moore said. “That we’ve now crossed that threshold means a lot[Read More…]

by March 24, 2013 0 comments Campus News

Capital Campaign Raises $1 Billion

The Campaign for Georgetown has raised $1 billion of its $1.5 billion goal, Vice President for Advancement R. Bartley Moore announced in a university-wide email Wednesday morning. Since fundraising began in July 2006, 86,162 donors have contributed, though the capital campaign did not officially launch until fall 2011. A relatively modest gift[Read More…]

by March 20, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Class of 2013 Fund Hits 500 Participants

The Class of 2013 Fund recently hit 500 participants, marking the first time a class fund has hit the milestone so early in the year. “We are extremely excited,” Jessica Douglass (MSB ’13), co-chair of the class fund board, said. “It speaks to the dedication and enthusiasm toward philanthropy that the[Read More…]

by November 20, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Campaign for Georgetown Remains On Track

One year after its public launch, Georgetown’s capital campaign has secured $935 million and is on track to reach its $1.5 billion fundraising goal ahead of schedule. The campaign, titled “The Campaign for Georgetown: For Generations to Come,” began collection donations in 2006 and entered its public phase Oct. 28,[Read More…]

by October 30, 2012 0 comments News

Campaign Rakes in $179M

Propelled by a reunion weekend that broke fundraising records, Georgetown’s ongoing capital campaign secured $179 million in donations in fiscal year 2012. The campaign, titled “The Campaign for Georgetown: For Generations to Come,” is a 10-year, $1.5 billion fundraising effort that was publicly launched last fall. Fiscal year 2012 was[Read More…]

by August 28, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News