Rice donates more than $285,000 to United Way of Greater Houston

University Representative Y. Ping Sun (right) presented a check for $285,562 to the United Way of Greater Houston March 7 during a Rice basketball game at Tudor Fieldhouse.

The funds were raised during the Rice United Way Campaign, which has officially ended for the year but is accepting contributions throughout the spring semester. Rice employees who want to contribute may have their pledges added to the university’s total by visiting unitedway.rice.edu.

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Matt Wilson is a senior editor in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.