Gifts for 2004-05 exceed $17.5 million
July 30, 2005
KALAMAZOO--According to a report at the July 28 meeting of the Western Michigan University Board of Trustees, WMU received more than $17.5 million in gifts during the 2004-05 fiscal year, which ended June 30.
The fiscal-year total of $17,566,570 includes previously unreported monthly totals of $1,346,663 in April, $845,426 in May and $1,063,030 in June. The total for 2004-05 is $5.3 million, or 23 percent, less than the $22.8 million received in 2003-04, when the University was wrapping up its record $162 million centennial capital campaign.
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