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Three Questions for Jason Penry on University Endowments

In a conversation with Joshua Kim of Inside Higher Ed, Jason shared insights into the world of institutional advancement and university finances. He emphasized the financial challenges facing regional public universities and the need for them to adapt and build stronger partnerships with local industries to thrive. Penry also highlighted the importance of recognizing the unique prospect pool and the time and patience required for successful fundraising. He expressed a desire to see more support and philanthropic contributions directed towards regional public universities, acknowledging their significant impact on communities and the transformative potential of generous donations for these institutions.

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Largest Gifts in the History of College Athletics

To serve as a resource to industry and researchers, Penry Advisors maintains a list of the largest gifts in the history of college athletics. The minimum size of the gift is $20 million to be included

The Rise of Mega Gifts in Athletics Fundraising

In this segment, Penry Advisors founder Jason Penry joins Collegiate Sports Connect's Steph Garcia Cichosz to dive into the rise of the mega gift and its impact on capital campaigns in Athletics and h


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