Tag: 2021

Americans expect to donate less money or no money to charitable causes in the coming year as the economic crisis and high unemployment linger

New research finds that 35 percent of Americans expect to donate less money or no money to charitable causes in the coming year as the economic crisis and high unemployment linger. But, the research also indicates there are demographics that plan to increase their donations. More younger Americans (aged 18-34), for example, plan to increase their giving in the coming year when compared to Americans aged 35 and older.

Texas State University triples available scholarship funding for fall 2021

Texas State University has nearly tripled the amount of funding available for scholarships in 2021. Beginning fall 2021, approximately $15.9 million will be available for freshman assured scholarships, a $10.5 million increase over fall 2020. “Improving student success by reducing financial barriers is a key goal of the increase,” said Denise M. Trauth, president of Texas State. “With a record number of more than… Read more »