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Washington and Lee University

The Colonnade Cup

Outstanding Class Gift

Awarded to the reunion class with the largest total gift to the Annual Fund, including current commitments and future pledges (up to five years). The 2013 winner, announced during Alumni Weekend, was the Class of 1973, led by reunion chairs Craig Jones and Hatton Smith. The class's gift commitment to the Annual Fund was $742,000.

2011-2012 Winner: Class of 1972
Reunion Gift Total: $750,000
Chair: Rob LaRue

2010-11 Winner: Class of 1981
Reunion Gift Total: $718,415
Chair: Chip Nunley

2009-10 Winner: Class of 1985
Reunion Gift Total: $700,000
Chair: Chris Williams

2008-09 Winner: Class of 1969
Reunion Gift Total: $1,253,000
Chair: Rick McMillan

2007-08 Winner: Class of 1978
Reunion Gift Total: $600,000
Chair: Mike Airheart

2006-07 Winner: Class of 1977
Reunion Gift Total: $464,423
Chair: Jimmy Brooks