Donation to Missouri Western Gets Bigger

5 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, June 26 2013 Jun 26, 2013 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 6:16:01 AM CDT June 26, 2013 in News
By: Associated Press

ST. JOSEPH (AP) - The largest financial gift ever given to Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph just got larger.

Steven Craig donated $5.5 million to the university in 2008, in the form of shares in an Oregon shopping center. That center was sold earlier this month, adding another $2.2 million to the original gift.

The original donation was used to create the Craig School of Business. The St. Joseph News-Press reports the new money will go into an endowment created for the business school.

 

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