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LOCAL BUSINESSES DONATE TO PURCHASE COLLEGE FACULTY/STAFF ANNUAL FUND DRIVE

Date Released: 6/5/2006

A group of local businesses donated to It Pays to Raise, the Purchase College Faculty/Staff Annual Fund Drive to support scholarship programs, the faculty support fund and professional staff awards.

Tiffany & Co., Kenneth Cole, Commerce Bank, Le Loft Salon, Reka’s Thai Restaurant, North Fork Bank, Auroro Restaurant, and other local businesses provided prizes which were awarded to randomly selected donors.

A total of $11,000 was raised, which surpassed the program’s goal of $10,000.