2012 was a year of fundraising success and growth in program support thanks to the generous support from individuals and corporations. The AIChE Foundation raised over one million dollars from existing and new campaigns, a 50% increase in revenue versus 2011.
Unrestricted Annual Fund giving totaled $290K—a 59% increase from the previous year. This vital unrestricted support provided funding for a range of programmatic needs, including:
- Awards and scholarships for minority students
- Awards and scholarships for women
- New resources for young professionals
- Support for the International Society of Water Solutions
- Sustainability Credentialing Program
- Engineers Without Borders student grants for sustainable development