$1.5 million gift will name the Equine Center; Dedication to be held Sept. 22
Otterbein University begins the 2012-2013 school year after a summer of record-breaking fundraising results. The University exceeded its Annual Fund goal for the year and received two major gifts in June from the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation, Inc. and the Pioneer Fund.
Otterbein closed the 2012 fiscal year with record-breaking Annual Fund totals: 4,150 donors gave a total of $827,679. The 2012 total represents an increase of 33 percent since President Kathy Krendl took office following the 2009 fiscal year. This year, Otterbein also boasts a 234 percent increase in donors among alumni who have graduated since 2010.