Tag: donations


Your Crypto Made This Possible

May 24, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

In addition to cash, stocks, art and land, colleges and universities are letting donors know they are happy to accept a new type of gift: cryptocurrency. The University of Pennsylvania announced last week it had received $5 million worth of […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Donations to colleges stayed flat at $50B in fiscal 2020

February 9, 2021

Via: Education Dive

As the pandemic erupted, some institutions reached out to donors without asking for contributions, while others solicited support for their institutions’ human services, the report notes. Many community colleges, for instance, found success raising money for emergency student aid. Giving […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

17 crowdfunding sites for millions in higher ed donations

April 29, 2016

Via: eCampus News

Figures like $2 million, $300,000, $10 million, and $900,000, abounded in a recent Washington Post story that revealed how small liberal arts schools are turning to the relatively new-ish startup concept of crowdfunding sites for alumni and student program donations—all through […]