Endowment at beginning of campaign: $67 million
Endowment at the highest point: $116 million
Number of major gifts ($25,000 or more): 327
Number of $1 million or more gifts: 32 compared to 3 in the last campaign.
Raised for Scholarships: $35,940,269
Number of new scholarship endowments and funds: 92
Number of new programs: 6
New academic programs include: public health, nutrition, human resources, hospitality management. New graduate programs have also been added, include an M.A. in Psychology and an MBA concentration in entrepreneurship.
New STEM Scholarships: $5,575,000
Raised for StrongPoints®: $5,000,000+
StrongPoints® is a comprehensive advising and personal coaching model for students found only at Meredith.
Study Abroad: $4,708,662
Planned Giving raised during Campaign: $39,773,277
Raised for Facilities: $8,450,250
Most visible outcome of the Campaign are the new and enhanced facilities on campus, such as the newly-renovated Johnson Hall, Jo Ellen Ammons Welcome Center, Lowery Fitness Center, Elizabeth Triplett Beam Fountain Plaza Johnson Hall, Bobbitt Williams Executive Suite, Kresge Auditorium, and Dickson Foundation Community Garden.
Foundation Giving: $8,625,779
Annual Giving during Campaign: $13,746,329
Before campaign $700,000 per year and 2017-18 $2.3M
Alumnae Giving percentage: 37.9%
Giving Day Total during Campaign: $1,055,029
Faculty/Staff giving increased from 26.7% to 73.2% participation during the Campaign
Faculty and Staff Professional Development: 5 new funds and $1,137,657 raised
Parents gave during the Campaign: over $3,000,000
1891 Student Philanthropy Club: 1,194 unique members since it began in the spring of 2014