Leading the Way: Transforming Dunwoody
Dunwoody College of Technology has set a course to emerge as a first-choice, nationally-recognized leader in technical education, providing a full college experience rooted in applied learning and innovative technical education.
Leading the Way, The Centennial Campaign for Dunwoody College of Technology, has surpassed its $50 million goal. More than 3,000 donors stepped up to donate $52.5 million — the largest comprehensive fundraising campaign in the College’s history.
Support for the individual initiatives mentioned below is still welcome as Dunwoody works to meet the current and future needs for a highly-skilled workforce.
Thank you for Leading the Way
" We are fortunate to have such a generous philanthropic community in Minnesota. Together, we are building stronger communities and a stronger Minnesota. "
The Leading the Way campaign by the numbers
|Donations from alumni||$13 million|
|Number of $1 million + donors||9|
|Number of donors||3,015|
|Scholarship funding raised||$6.5 million|
|Funding raised for endowment||$6 million|
|Capital funding raised||$11.5 million|
|Program funding raised||$28.5 million|
|Square feet renovated||24,000|
|New academic programs||6|
|Increase in women students||66%|
|Increase in students of color||33%|
The Leading the Way campaign is seeking support for four main goals:
$20 million for facility upgrades and state-of-the-industry learning spaces.
$5 million to help start new programs and increase the gender, ethnic, socio-economic, and geographical diversity of Dunwoody’s student population.