Invest In CUNY

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$ 3 Billion Goal!     |     $2.8 billion raised!


John Jay President Jeremy Travis and board member Alan Siegel (R,L), CUNY Chancellor, James B. Milliken.


Karen Osborne, The Osborne Group – Stewardship – Your Secret for Raising a lot More Money!


Nancy Raybin, Marts & Lundy – 2014 New York City Board Giving: Adding Facts to Anecdotes.


Evelyn Guzman – Director, Scholarship Office, Brooklyn College.


Afternoon Plenary - Deborah McCoy, Robin Hood Foundation, Rich McKeon, Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, Nicole Rodriguez-Leach, Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, Felix Matos-Rodriguez, Queens College.


Andrea Shapiro Davis, CUNY; Glenn Kaufhold, CUNY School of Law, Andy Sillen, Brooklyn College, and Hostos board member Jose Sanchez Kinghorn.


Angela Wambugu Cobb, Bronx community College – Fundraising at CUNY: Everything You Wanted to Know…



CUNY Philanthropy Forum >>

The Power of Partnership, CUNY Philanthropy Forum 2015
"This was the best fundraising conference I have attended in a long time!" ~ Conference attendee

On April 22nd more than 270 attendees including advancement professionals, faculty and staff, University and college leaders, key philanthropic supporters and volunteer leaders gathered at the Graduate Center for the fifth annual CUNY Philanthropy Forum. It was CUNY's best attended fundraising conference to-date.

Chancellor J.B. Milliken, in opening remarks, applauded the growth of philanthropy across CUNY over the past decade and underscored the vital role partnerships will continue to play in maintaining excellence and increasing student success in an increasingly competitive global marketplace.

Throughout the day attendees participated in innovative discussions, workshops and plenaries lead by an array of fundraising experts, CUNY partners and industry leaders.