Also, the University of Denver and the University of Texas at San Antonio get $15 million each.
A new study by the Urban Institute also found that the gifts made in wills are greater than those made toward the end of life.
Also, Vanderbilt University received $25 million to support scholarships for veterans, and the New York Public Library got $12 million for a permanent exhibit on ts research collections.
Start small, consider how an experience will make a wealthy donor feel, and make it personal, say experts.
Gift agreements that will stand the test of time require clear and frequent communication before and after the signing.
Plus, three other universities and a chimpanzee sanctuary all receive multimillion-dollar gifts.