York completes fundraising campaign with $207 million raised

June 4, 2010

Last Thursday, York University celebrated the completion of "York to the Power of 50," the largest fundraising initiative in the institution's history. York raised $207 million, exceeding the campaign's $200-million goal. Over 30,000 donors contributed to the campaign, and 44 gifts of $1 million or greater were received. While the main component of the campaign was major giving, the York University Foundation received pledges of $12 million in planned gifts such as bequest intentions in wills and garnered support from over 2,400 York faculty, staff, and retirees through the Family Campaign. York News Release