Gifts surpass $12 million for year
July 7, 2009
KALAMAZOO--According to a report at the July 2 meeting of the Western Michigan University Board of Trustees, WMU received $12,070,958 in gifts during the first 11 months of the 2008-09 fiscal year, July 1, 2008, through May 31, 2009.
The amount received represents a decrease of $2.8 million or 19 percent compared to the same period for 2007-08, but represents an increase of $276,000 compared to two years ago and $606,000 compared to three years ago.
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