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Take 5 - From the President
September 2008 Issue
Q: The Archway to Excellence campaign started with a goal of $500 million; it finished with more than $650 million. Did you anticipate this level of success? A: There was no way anyone could have anticipated this level of success, although I have always had a great level of confidence in the commitment level and the strength of support of University of Georgia alumni and friends. UGA President Michael F. Adams Q: What is the process of raising money in support of the University of Georgia? A: We focus on three major areas. First we run an annual gift fund, which helps meet annual needs at the university, largely in support of students and faculty. Second are major capital gifts, which go either to bricks and mortar or to growing the endowment, which is still our major shortcoming. Third are estate gifts, which are increasingly the building blocks of the endowment and the long-term strength of the institution. While it is …
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