Financial Picture 2012

Ball State University Foundation

Financial Picture 2012

Alumni and friends of Ball State made contributions of more than $9 million in fiscal year 2012. Total contributions since the founding of the foundation in 1951 now exceed $384 million. Future gifts such as bequests in will and trusts, beneficiary designations in life insurance and retirement plans, property, and life income plans have grown to more than $91 million.

During fiscal year 2012, the foundation provided more than $13 million in support to Ball State in many areas including student financial assistance, academic programs, and faculty compensation. Total support provided since 1951 topped $305 million. Practical budgeting and investment strategies have also allowed the foundation to provide financial resources for high profile construction projects such as the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, Fisher Football Training Facility, Shafer Tower, and women’s field hockey grounds at the Briner Sports Complex.  

See also: 
Foundation Annual Report (PDF)
Foundation Activity Report (PDF)

Source: Ball State University Foundation

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