2005-2006 Annual Report on External Support to the CSU

Fresno State University

Contribution Highlights:

  • The launch of the Comprehensive Campaign for Fresno State initiated the largest fundraising effort in the university’s 100-year history. Gifts for the first year of the campaign totaled $28.3 million.
  • The estate of Dr. John M. and Cora G. Harvey bestowed $1.5 million to establish a scholarship fund for students studying within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology. The college also received a 10-year commitment from Bronco Wine Company to establish a chair of viticulture.
  • The university endowment fund reached a significant milestone, exceeding $100 million in market value.
Gift Commitments 2005/06
New Gifts $13,427,200
New Pledges 6,635,729
Testamentary Commitments 1,960,000
Native American and Local Government Contributions 0
Total $22,022,929
Grants and Contracts Revenue 2005/06
Federal $38,697,281
State and Local 17,428,165
Non-Governmental 3,756,469
Total $59,881,915

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Charitable Gift Receipts
New Gifts $13,427,200
Pledge Payments 1,272,300
2005/06 Total $14,699,500

Charitable Gifts:
A 3-Year History
2003/04 $14,341,686
2004/05 $15,621,000
2005/06 $14,699,500

Charitable Gifts by
Gift Disbursement
Operations 71.55%
Campus Improvement 7.60%
Endowment 19.28%
Unrestricted 1.34%
Other 0.24%

Charitable Gifts by
Source of Gift
Alumni 18.13%
Other Individuals 38.43%
Foundations 3.49%
Corporations 28.99%
Other Organizations 10.95%

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Last Updated: January 19, 2007