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Fundraising Campaigns Past and Present

Time Period Percent From Individuals Money Raised

(million per year)

Median Alumni Donation
Leadership Campaign 1975–1980 42% $49.6 $25
Campaign for the Future 1987–1992 37% $142 $50
Campaign for MIT July 1, 1997–
Dec. 2004
66% $273 $100
Fiscal Year 2006
(no campaign in progress)
July 1, 2005–
June 30, 2006
68% $241 $100

SOURCE: Monica L. Ellis ’91, Stephen A. Dare