The Library compiled this collection to assist members who are planning a campaign. It represents a variety of campaign types and goals from higher education institutions and independent schools, including several that won CASE Circle of Excellence Awards.
This list summarizes unusual gifts to colleges, universities and independent schools. Most gifts were accepted by the recipient institution, though a few were declined. Information was compiled from press releases, articles, websites and databases. Full citations for sources can be found in the bibliography.
The Library maintains this collection of board materials including bylaws, board roles and responsibilities, committee structures and responsibilities, nomination and orientation material, and assorted other documents. The pages linked below are arranged by document type, then alphabetically by institution.
The CASE Library maintains this sample collection of giving reports, donor honor rolls and campaign reports. It includes CASE Circle of Excellence Award winners and examples available on institution websites.
Volunteers explored key trends and challenges in alumni relations, philanthropy, marketing and communications
The three CASE Commissions—Alumni Relations,Communications and Marketing, and Philanthropy—met in October 2022, in Washington, D.C., for their biannual meeting. In these sessions, our volunteer commissioners unpacked trends, key issues, and big ideas in advancement. Here’s what they discussed.