Maine family gives ‘transformational' $50 million gift to Bates College

A Maine family with fourth-generation ties to Bates College has donated $50 million to the Lewiston school, the largest single gift in its history and probably the largest cash gift to a college in Maine, campus officials said.

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The donation came from Alison Grott Bonney and Michael Bonney, who both graduated from Bates in 1980.

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