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July 06, 2015
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Mergers Turn University Foundations Into Fundraising Juggernauts

Fred Joe

A new fundraising structure has opened up a brighter future for Portland State University after the recession left it with budget shortfalls.

This story is part of “Built to Last,” a look at how some recession-battered nonprofits emerged stronger and more resilient.

The recession had a long, painful tail at Portland State University. It left a perennial budget shortfall and emotional...

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