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University of Illinois Launches $2.25. Billion Campaign; Commitments Total Over $990 Million

Jun 01, 2007 10:00 AM

The University of Illinois launched the largest fundraising effort in the schools 140-year history on Friday, June 1. The goal of Brilliant Futures: The Campaign for the University of Illinois is to raise $2.25 billion to support students, faculty, research, programs and campus environments.

Urbana-Champaign Campus Seeks $1.5 Billion in Capital Campaign

Jun 01, 2007 08:15 AM

The Urbana-Champaign campus plans to use Campaign funds to cultivate leaders for the 21st century, provide excellence in academic programs, encourage breakthrough knowledge and innovation, create transformative learning environments and ensure that the best and brightest students have access to the Illinois experience.

Springfield Campus Seeks $28 Million in Capital Campaign

Jun 01, 2007 08:10 AM

The Springfield campus, now an accredited four-year institution, will utilize Campaign funds to offer innovative, high-quality liberal arts education, public affairs activities and professional programs.

University of Illinois Announces Major Gift Commitment to UIC College of Medicine During Launch of $2.25 Billion Campaign

Jun 01, 2007 08:05 AM

A $22 million estate gift commitment from Dr. James A. and Marion C. Grant of Austin, Texas, will support an array of academic activities in the UIC College of Medicine related to the mechanisms, treatment and prevention of emerging diseases arising from the immune system.

Chicago Campus Seeks $650 Million From Brilliant Futures Campaign

Jun 01, 2007 08:00 AM

Campaign funds for the Chicago campus will help UIC focus on combining an urban university with the resources of a leading research institution to accelerate the discovery and sharing of knowledge, enrich student experiences, expand the Great Cities Commitment, promote healthy societies and offer broader access to academic opportunity.

Gifts to Benefit Chicago, Springfield, Urbana-Champaign Campuses of University of Illinois

Sep 15, 2006 10:00 AM

Private gifts totaling more than $15 million earmarked for University of Illinois programs at Chicago, Springfield and Urbana-Champaign were announced today (Friday, Sept. 15) at the U of I Foundation's 71st Annual Meeting.

Private Gifts to University of Illinois Increase by 22 Percent Over Previous Year - Total Endowment Grows to $1.787 Billion

Sep 15, 2006 10:00 AM

Gifts to the University of Illinois and the U of I Foundation for the fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2006, totaled $184.9 million, increasing by more than $33 million over the previous year, according to Stephen K. Rugg, U of I chief financial officer and treasurer of the U of I Foundation. Of the $184.9 million received, $40.9 million was subscribed to the U of I directly and $144.0 million was contributed through the U of I Foundation.

Gifts to Benefit Chicago, Springfield, Urbana-Champaign Campuses of University of Illinois

Sep 23, 2005 10:00 AM

Private gifts totaling more than $8 million earmarked for University of Illinois programs at Chicago, Springfield and Urbana-Champaign were announced today (Friday, Sept. 23) at the U of I Foundation's 70th Annual Meeting.

U of I Foundation Receives $151.5 Million in Private Gifts During Past Year for Support of University Programs

Sep 23, 2005 10:00 AM

Gifts to the University of Illinois and the U of I Foundation for the fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2005, totaled $151.5 million, according to Stephen K. Rugg, U of I chief financial officer and treasurer of the U of I Foundation. Of the $151.5 million received, $36.9 million was subscribed to the U of I directly and $114.6 million was contributed through the Foundation.