KY's Centre College and one for the record books: $250 million foundation gift is intended to fully support 40 students per year in leadership program.

"Centre College announced a gift Tuesday of $250 million in stock, which officials said is the largest gift ever to a private liberal arts college in the United States. The A. Eugene Brockman Charitable Trust will give stock from Universal Computer Systems Holding Inc. (Reynolds and Reynolds) to establish the Brockman Scholars Program in Leadership and Entrepreneurship." -- Linda B. Blackford, the Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader