Brock’s United Way campaign sets new record

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Brock’s United Way campaign sets new record

Published on December 12 2013

Brock’s United Way campaign has set a new record and surpassed its fundraising goal.

With $145,032 raised by the time of Tuesday’s campaign wrap-up celebration, donors left the initial goal of $123,000 in the dust. And that left campaign co-chair Diana Panter “thrilled.”

Both she and her fellow campaign chair, Curtis Gadula, were crediting this year’s success to upping their communication efforts with faculty and staff, reminding them to donate through payroll deduction and to participate in money-raising events, including a trivia night and Halloween fun run.

Then there was the tactic of revealing which faculties are the most generous - a title that Graduate Studies handedly earned with a participation rate of 23 per cent while Business lagged in last place with only 11 per cent chipping in.

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