Rice United Way donations at 99 percent of goal

With three weeks left in the Rice United Way campaign, pledges total $198,516 — 99 percent of the $200,000 goal.

Leading the campus in funds raised is Natural Sciences with $20,824; Engineering has the most lead donors — 11. Public Affairs leads in participation with 76 percent.

Employees may make a pledge payable by payroll deductions spread over all paychecks in calendar (and tax) year 2015 by logging in at esther.rice.edu and clicking the “United Way” link to authorize a direct payroll contribution, or use the pledge form on the Rice United Way website, www.rice.edu/unitedway. That same form may also be used to make a cash, check or credit card gift (for tax year 2014).

For more information on the 2014 United Way campaign, visit www.rice.edu/unitedway.


About Arie Passwaters

Arie Wilson Passwaters is a Web editor in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.