Posts Tagged ‘fundraising’

University alumni ramping up fundraising

by Associated Press Published: September 14,2010

Tags: education, fundraising, higher education

ACROSS MISSISSIPPI — Alumni groups at some of Mississippi’s public universities are ramping up their private fundraising in hopes of decreasing the impact of state budget cuts. New initiatives have been planned at Jackson State and Mississippi Valley State, and others such as Mississippi State and the University of Southern Mississippi have set records for […] [...]

ADP kicks off ‘Competitive Edge’ campaign

by Wally Northway Published: August 23,2010

Tags: community development, economic development, fundraising

HATTIESBURG — The Area Development Partnership (ADP) has launched Competitive Edge, the new fundraising initiative to underwrite an economic and community development program in the Greater Hattiesburg Area over the next five years. Competitive Edge, which is the third program of its kind for the ADP, will provide funding for economic development services, marketing for […] [...]

USM reacts to investigation of Foundation

by Wally Northway Published: April 19,2010

Tags: education, fundraising, higher education

HATTIESBURG — University of Southern Mississippi (USM) officials are working with the newly appointed University of Southern Mississippi Research Foundation board of directors and the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) on a review of some actions approved by the previous Research Foundation Board. In a statement, USM president Martha Saunders […] [...]

Nunnelee releases contributions report

by Wally Northway Published: April 19,2010

Tags: elections, fundraising, political campaigns, political contributions

TUPELO — State Sen. Alan Nunnelee of Tupelo filed his first quarter fundraising report with the Federal Election Commission showing that he raised over $150,000 for the first quarter with 89 percent of his contributions coming from Mississippi citizens. Nunnelee, a Republican, is running for the First Congressional District seat currently held by Democratic Rep. […] [...]

United Way goal ‘huge challenge’

by Wally Northway Published: September 8,2009

Tags: charity, fundraising

HATTIESBURG — United Way of Southeast Mississippi kicked off its 2009-2010 fund-raising campaign Sept. 3 with a lunch event at Jackie Dole Sherrill Community Center. Campaign chair Dr. Annie Wimbish, superintendent of Hattiesburg Public Schools, announced United Way’s overall campaign goal to be $1.75 million. Wimbish said, “We recognize that times are tough with the […] [...]

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