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SDSU Wraps Biggest Fund Drive

SDSU Wraps Biggest Fund Drive

The South Dakota State University Foundation just wrapped up the biggest fund drive in their history, getting pledges of just over two hundred fifty five million dollars. The original goal was two hundred million dollars. Foundation President Steve Erpanbach says they have taken a closer look at the numbers…

Erpanbach says they believe there is still room to grow…

Erpanbach said these fund drives are now necessary for universities to fill in the funding gaps……

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