Capital Campaigns

10 Things You Need to Know About Capital Campaigns
August 1, 2009

Launching a capital campaign, even in the best of times, is something that requires a good deal of courage and conviction. If you've ever been through one, you know what we're talking about! Given the current financial situation, it's not surprising then that many nonprofits are shelving their big fundraising plans in anticipation of the happier, more stable financial times that are surely coming … at some point in the future.

Fresno State Seeks $200 Million in Fundraiser
June 3, 2009

June 2, 2009, The Fresno Bee — California State University, Fresno, has launched the public phase of an ambitious $200 million fundraising campaign -- the largest formal effort in university history.

Sheridan College Raises $37 Million; Smashes Fundraising Goal by Over $7 Million
June 3, 2009

OAKVILLE, ON, June 3, 2009 — Sheridan College closed off an ambitious
three-year fundraising campaign by smashing through its goal of $30 million
and raising $37 million for its campuses in Oakville and Brampton. The Student
Capital Campaign was launched in 2006 with the goal of raising funds to meet
the space and technology demands of Sheridan's growing student body.

Ronald P. Stanton Gives $50 Million Toward Cancer Care at New York-Presbyterian Hospital
February 11, 2009

New York-Presbyterian Hospital announced today that it has received a $50 million commitment from noted business leader, longtime supporter and Hospital Trustee Ronald P. Stanton. The gift will establish the Ronald P. Stanton Clinical Cancer Program at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, strengthening and expanding the Hospital's ability to provide patients with the very best cancer care.

The Case for Questioning
April 1, 2008

Let’s face it, a capital campaign is a big step. Many nonprofits have never launched one, yet they know that it’s an essential step to growth.