- $714,212 was raised in 2018 for the Winthrop Fund, surpassing the 2025 Winthrop Plan target of $700,000. A total of 1,668 donors contributed to the success of the fund.
- The Winthrop Fund supports scholarships, the Winthrop Alumni Association, faculty awards and other university initiatives.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Exceeds 2025 Fundraising Goal for Unrestricted Annual Giving" (2019). Winthrop News 2019. 126.