McRae ’64 Makes $1 Million Commitment
“My time spent at Marion taught me the discipline needed to be successful. I proved so many things to myself and my family while attending MMI, those accomplishments confirmed I was capable and gave me the confidence to work for what I wanted.”
-Charles Finley McRae, MMI Class of 1964
A graduate of MMI's junior college, Finley McRae completed his bachelor's degree at the University of Alabama and pursued a career in his family's lumber business, Rex Lumber. Residing in Graceville, Florida, he decided to make a lead gift of for the MARION MADE Capital Campaign during its summer 2017 kick-off, pledging to give back $200,000 annually over five years.