Anniversary Campaign raises record $1.14 billion for Princeton
Posted July 19, 2000; 11:40 a.m.
The Anniversary Campaign for Princeton - launched in commemoration of the University's 250th anniversary - raised a total of $1.14 billion from alumni, parents and friends, with 78 percent of all undergraduate alumni participating in the effort. These results make it the most successful fund-raising campaign in Princeton's history."With this extraordinary outpouring of generosity, today's Princetonians expressed their gratitude to those who came before them," said President Harold T. Shapiro, a 1964 graduate alumnus of the University, "and ensured that our campus will become an even brighter beacon of teaching and learning to future generations."
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