New College Foundation Receives $1 Million

From Tampa Bay Newswire, June 9, 2020

The New College Foundation announces that it has raised $1 million to be invested in strengthening the organization’s fundraising infrastructure. MaryAnne Young, vice president of advancement and executive director of New College Foundation, says that the funds were generated from six current and former College trustees and Foundation board members. Three of the donors are New College alumni.

Young outlined the Foundation’s three main fundraising goals, which include increasing the endowment for students: scholarships, internships and experiential learning, and restoring the three I.M. Pei dorms.

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Located in Sarasota, New College of Florida has educated intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement since its founding in 1960. As the State of Florida’s designated honors college, New College provides an exceptional education that transforms students’ intellectual curiosity into personal accomplishment. The 110-acre campus on Sarasota Bay is home to more than 700 students and 80 full-time faculty engaged in interdisciplinary research and collaborative learning. New College offers nearly 40 areas of concentration for undergraduates and a master’s degree program in Data Science.

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