WKU Public Radio News Staff
Tue July 20, 2010
Cash Gifts Reach New Levels at WKU
By Dan Modlin
Bowling Green, KY – WKU Officials say significant increases in alumni giving played a key role in boosting overall cash gifts to the nineteen million dollar mark. Vice President for Institutional Advancement Tom Hiles says cash gifts from alumni increased forty-five percent over the previous year's level. The institution also reports a signficant increase in corporate giving during that same twelve month period.
Hiles says donors are seeing the impact of their gifts, as reflected in what he calls the "transformation taking place at WKU."