Board authorizes University to extend campaign as
it approaches its $1 billion goal with a year to spare
June 26, 2006 Issue
By John Harvith
With the University’s Discover a World of Possibilities fundraising campaign now at more than $960 million—fast approaching its $1 billion goal about a year before its June 30, 2007, scheduled conclusion—Pitt’s Board of Trustees passed a resolution at its annual meeting June 23 authorizing the University to extend the campaign, doubling its goal to $2 billion."