With the online donations and donations postmarked June 30th counted, this year's Alumni Giving Challenge had a come-from-behind Class break into the Top 5!
Here’s a look at the official final standings:
1. Class of 1970: 35.2%
2. Class of 1966: 26.8%
3. Class of 1968: 24.7%
4. Class of 1988: 21.0%
5. Class of 1975: 18.4%
The Class of 1988 had a last day push, taking them from 11.3% to 21.0% and knocking the Class of 1969 out of the Top 5.
The alumni giving percentage stands at 7.5%, just short of topping the 9% participation mark for the third year in a row.
This is the fourth year of R-MA's Alumni Giving Challenge, and 1970 is the first repeat victor, having taken the prize in 2015 with a 40.4% participation rate.
If you want to give your class a head start on the 2018-2019 Alumni Giving Challenge, you can give here.
Here are the official class standings. Check out your decade: