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William and Mary Digest for May 4

William and Mary Digest for May 4

Fundraiser brings in $2.2 million

The College of William and Mary's annual one-day fundraiser was a record breaker this year.

The "One Tribe One Day" fundraiser, held on April 19, brought in $2.2 million once all donations had been counted. The funds came from 10,358 donors.

Both the amount raised and the number of donors set records. Last year's "One Tribe One Day" raised $1.3 million from 6,078 donors.

"One Tribe One Day was victorious for many reasons but what really stood out was the fact that the Tribe community rallied together like never before," said Matthew T. Lambert, vice president for university...