More than 750 alumni and friends make gifts on Giving Tuesday
On Giving Tuesday, Brandeis alumni and friends gave and gave.
Thanks to the generous support of Brandeisians around the world, the University received gifts from 754 donors totaling $247,050. The numbers represent a 52 percent increase in gifts and a 47 percent jump in total money raised from a year ago on Giving Tuesday.
By surpassing 750 donors, Brandeis secured matching funds of $100,000 from an anonymous alumni donor.
“We are thrilled that our alumni and friends supported Brandeis so enthusiastically on Giving Tuesday, the international day of philanthropy,” says Nancy Winship, P’10, P13, senior vice president of institutional advancement. “Through gifts to The Brandeis Fund, donors were able to support the areas of the University that are most meaningful to them.”