2011-12 Philanthropic Annual Report

California State University, Sacramento

Contribution Highlights

  • CSU Sacramento’s Campaign for Nursing continued to bring in support from alumni, faculty members and health care organizations, including a $300,000 gift from Dignity Health to name a skills lab, a $50,000 pledge from the Teichert Foundation and a $50,000 commitment from George and Linda Crandell (’98).
  • Realized bequests totaled over $480,000. These will benefit the Department of Music, the Athletics Department, College of Business Administration scholarships, College of Education scholarships and faculty development programs. Bequests were received from the estates of alumni Dr. Charles Keaster (’50, MA ’52), Duane E. Johnson (’66), Pamela R. Ormaas (’82), George Malkovsky (’52, MA ’61) and Phyllis Sorichetti (’68), creating a legacy that impacts future CSU Sacramento graduates.
  • More than $75,000—including $50,000 from the Sleep Train Ticket to Dream Foundation, $15,000 from the Foster Youth Fund and $10,000 from Soroptimist International of Sacramento—was given to the Guardian Scholars Program to support former foster youth who wish to pursue a college education.
  • Alumnus Jack Bertolucci (’50) gave a $10,000 gift to establish the Bertolucci Student Assistance Scholarship that supports students in the College of Business Administration and encourages them to stay in school despite rising tuition costs. Mr. Bertolucci continues to fund scholarships for student athletes as well.
  • Emeritus Professor Ronald Holloway contributed $40,000 to create a scholarship to support wind, brass and percussion students in the Department of Music.
Gift Commitments 2011/12
New Gifts $7,311,165
New Pledges $771,323
Testamentary Commitments $3,080,000
Native American and Local Government Contributions $0
Total $11,162,488

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Charitable Gift Receipts
New Gifts $7,311,165
Pledge Payments $492,147
2011/12 Total $7,803,312

Charitable Gifts:
A 3-Year History
Charitable Gifts: A 3-Year History
2009/10 $10,626,083
2010/11 $7,057,477
2011/12 $7,803,312

Charitable Gifts by
Source of Gift
Charitable Gifts by Source of Gift
Alumni circle for pie chartAlumni 7.09%
Parents circle for pie chartParents 0.02%
Other Individuals circle for pie chartOther Individuals 62.77%
Foundations circle for pie chartFoundations 15.42%
Corporations circle for pie chartCorporations 10.82%
Other Organizations circle for pie chartOther Organizations 13.87%

Charitable Gifts by
Gift Disbursement
Charitable Gifts by Gift Disbursement
Program circle for pie chartPrograms 87.46%
Campus ImprovementsCampus Improvements 2.06%
Endowment circle for pie chartEndowment 8.37%
Unrestricted circle for pie chartUnrestricted 1.85%
Other circle for pie chartOther 0.26%