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Throughout the With Illinois campaign, Illinois alumni and friends have shown an extraordinary commitment to sustaining excellence, educating the leaders of tomorrow, and sharing the power of innovation with the world. We’ve exceeded our $2.25 billion fundraising goal, and with more than a year left in the campaign, there is still an opportunity to find your Illinois passion and make a difference by harnessing the impact we are having together, today, for generations to come.
We may have reached our goal, but we’re just getting started. Thank you in advance for being With Illinois!
May 15-16, 2021
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University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Surpasses $2.25 Billion Fundraising Goal Early; Campaign Work to Continue into 2022
At a star-studded, orange and blue event in October of 2017, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign publicly launched With Illinois, an ambitious $2.25 billion philanthropic campaign—the largest in the school’s history. Today, Illinois is thrilled to announce that this bold campaign has surpassed this lofty fundraising target, a full year ahead of schedule.
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Department of Religion receives $1 million to establish program in Jain studies
Advocates from across the country are partnering with universities, including the University of Illinois, to include the study of Jainism, a South Asian religion that emphasizes nonviolence, non-possessiveness, and respect for other viewpoints. The Department of Religion at the University of Illinois is receiving $1 million from a group of donors to establish Jainism as a course of study. It’s the largest gift that the department has ever received.
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