$50-Million Gift from Alumnus Boosts Villanova Capital Campaign- The Chronicle of Philanthropy - 10/28/2013
A Maryland executive and Villanova University alumnus has donated $50-million to finance scholarships, student travel, technology upgrades, and other improvements to the Philadelphia campus’s business school, reports The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Villanova School of Business Gets $50 Million Gift- Bloomberg Businessweek - 10/28/2013
James C. Davis, a 1981 graduate of the Villanova School of Business, and his wife Kim are donating $50 million to his alma mater, the biggest gift to the university in its 170-year history, according to a university announcement.
Villanova embarks on $600 million capital campaign- The Philadelphia Inquirer - 10/27/2013
While welcoming some 5,000 alumni for homecoming hoopla, Villanova University on Saturday presented its largest capital campaign ever: a $600 million fund-raising effort to increase financial aid for students, upgrade classrooms and academic buildings, and build a new performing arts center.