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Past Events


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Davis College Dollar for Dollar Match
Farm Credit of the Virginias, along with an anonymous donor, will generously match every dollar donated to the Davis College Greatest Needs Fund up to a total of $5,500. Help us meet this match by making a gift today!
$5,500 MATCHED
Completed
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College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences Dollar for Dollar Match
Every gift made to the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences will be matched up to a total of $1,350 by various members of the college’s Visiting Committee. Help us meet this match by making a donation today.
$1,350 MATCHED
Completed
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College of Education and Human Services Dollar for Dollar Match
Every gift made to the College of Education and Human Services Greatest Needs Fund will be matched up to a total of $2,780 by generous members of the college’s Visiting Committee. Help us meet this match by making a donation today!
$2,780 MATCHED
Completed
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School of Pharmacy Dollar for Dollar Match
An anonymous donor will match every dollar given up to a total of $5,000 to the School of Pharmacy! Your gift shapes the lives of students and advances the future of pharmacy and quality of life in West Virginia.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
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WVU Medicine Children's Dollar for Dollar Match
Children’s Executive Vice President, Dr. J. Philip Saul will match every gift to WVU Medicine Children’s up to $2,500! Help sick and injured kids in our hospital and make your gift to WVU Medicine Children’s go further with this match!
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
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Statler College Dollar for Dollar Match
Gifts made to the Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources will be matched dollar for dollar on the Day of Giving by members of the college’s Advisory Committee up to a total of $10,250. Help us meet this match by making a gift today.
$10,250 MATCHED
Completed
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The Alexis and Jim Pugh Scholarship Match
Alexis and Jim Pugh will generously match donations made to general scholarship funds on the Day of Giving up to a total of $25,000. Help us meet this match by making a donation to the scholarship fund that means the most to you today!
$25,000 MATCHED
Completed
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The Marty and Kathy Becker Greatest Needs Match
Marty and Kathy Becker will generously match donations made to any “Greatest Needs” fund on the Day of Giving up to a total of $25,000. Help us meet this match by making a donation to your favorite WVU school, college or department’s Greatest Needs Fund today!
$25,000 MATCHED
Completed
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$150,000 for 150 Years Dollar for Dollar Match
In honor of WVU’s 150th anniversary all gifts made on the Day of Giving will be matched up to a total of $150,000. Help us celebrate WVU’s 150 by making a gift on the Day of Giving and helping us meet this match!
$150,000 MATCHED
Completed
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College of Creative Arts
Gifts made to the College of Creative Arts will be matched dollar for dollar on the Day of Giving up to a total of $10,000 by generous members of the college’s Visiting Committee. Help us meet this match by making a gift today!
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Alumni Association Dollar for Dollar
Members of the WVU Alumni Association Board of Directors have agreed to match dollar for dollar the first $10,000 raised to support the Alumni Association’s President’s Fund.
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Reed College of Media Dollar for Dollar Match
Scott Widmeyer will match all gifts made to the Reed College of Media dollar for dollar up to a total of $20,000. Help us meet this match by making a gift today!
$20,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Boone County Chapter of the WVU Alumni Association Match
In celebration of WVU's first ever day of giving, the first $1,000 donated to our endowed scholarship fund on November 8, 2017, will be matched dollar for dollar by an anonymous donor. Please consider giving to our chapter fund!
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
$1,000
Davis College Participation Challenge
The first 50 gifts made to the Davis College on Day of Giving will unlock a $1,000 donation from Dean Daniel Robison. Help the Davis College meet this challenge by making your donation today!
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$1,000
WVU Tech TGBAA Scholarship Challenge
If $1,000 is donated to the WVU Tech TGBAA Scholarship fund on Day of Giving then TGBAA will donate an additional $1,000. Help us meet this challenge by making your donation today!
$1,000 / $1,000 Raised
Completed
$1,000
College of Law Participation Challenge
The first 50 gifts made to the College of Law on WVU Day of Giving will unlock a $1,000 donation from Dean Greg Bowman. Help us meet this challenge by making your gift today!
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Eberly 25 for the 25th Challenge
In August 1993, the Eberly College was named in honor of the Eberly Family for their remarkable philanthropic support. Help us celebrate their generous spirit and the upcoming 25th anniversary of the College’s naming by making a gift! The first 25 gifts made to the Eberly College on the Day of Giving will unlock a $2,500 reward for the Eberly College of Arts & Sciences Operations fund.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$1,750
Eberly College Woodburn Hall Challenge
When you think of WVU, chances are you think of Woodburn Hall. In honor of the Eberly College’s home base and the thousands of students who walk through its halls, several generous donors have challenged the Eberly College of Arts & Sciences to raise contributions from an additional 25 donors to unlock a $1,750 reward for the Eberly College of Arts and Science Operations Fund.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$4,000
School of Nursing Participation Challenge
If the School of Nursing receives 25 donations on the Day of Giving, the School of Nursing Advisory Board will contribute $4,000! Your gift helps to shape the lives of students and advances the future of nursing and quality of life in West Virginia.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$20,000
WVU Cancer Institute Participation Challenge
Lynda and Dr. Richard Goldberg, Greg and Dr. Laura Gibson and Mark Jenkins and Dr. Hannah Hazard-Jenkins will give $20,000 to the Cancer Institute if 100 donors give to the Cancer Institute on WVU Day of Giving. Together – on one day – we can help fight cancer for all West Virginians.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$4,000
School of Dentistry Leadership Council Participation Challenge
If the School of Dentistry receives $10,000 in donations to the Faculty Fund on the Day of Giving, the initial donor will contribute $4,000 to the School of Dentistry Faculty Fund.
$10,000 / $10,000 Raised
Completed
$6,000
Alumni Association 10 Gift Challenge
Every 10 gifts that support the WVU Alumni Association’s President’s Fund will unlock an extra $1,000 (up to $6,000). This challenge is generously provided by current and former Alumni Association Board members.
60 / 60 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Alumni Association First 25
The first 25 donors who donate to the Alumni Association’s Greatest Needs will unlock an additional $2,500 gift to the Alumni Association’s President’s Fund.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$100,000
College of Business and Economics Participation Challenge
100 donations for any purpose to the College of Business and Economics on the Day of Giving will unlock a $100,000 donation from Fred Tattersall supporting student internships. Help the college unlock this challenge by making a donation today!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$150,000
Ken Kendrick $150,000 Challenge
The first 1,000 gifts of $150 or more will be matched up to $150 each by WVU alumnus Ken Kendrick helping us raise an extra $150,000 for Day of Giving. Help us unlock this $150,000 by making a gift of $150 or more! The $150 match to your gift will be made once the challenge is met!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
Completed
$1,000
WVU Extension Participation Challenge
The first 50 gifts made to WVU Extension on the Day of Giving will unlock a $1,000 donation from Dean Steve Bonanno. Help us unlock this challenge by making a gift to WVU Extension today!
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$25,000
School of Medicine Participation Challenge
Dr. John and Cecilia Barnett will give $25,000 to the School of Medicine if 100 donors give to the School of Medicine on WVU Day of Giving. Your gift helps to shape the lives of students and advances the future of medicine and quality of life in West Virginia.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
Success!
President Gee Selfie Challenge
If 1,000 WVU alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends share their favorite photos with President Gee on social media then Mike Escue will generously donate $10,000 to WVU’s Greatest Needs fund. Help us meet this challenge by sharing your photo and use #WVUDayofGiving.
Completed
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School of Public Health Dollar for Dollar Match
An anonymous donor will match every dollar given up to a total of $2,500 to the School of Public Health Scholarship Fund! Your gift shape the lives of our students and improve health in West Virginia and beyond.
$1,903 MATCHED
Ended
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School of Dentistry Faculty Fund Match
The School of Dentistry Alumni Association will match every dollar given up to a total of $100,000 to the Faculty Fund.
$46,603 MATCHED
Ended
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CEHS Speech Pathology & Audiology Dollar for Dollar Match
A generous anonymous donor will match every dollar given up to a total of $25,000 to the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology programs housed in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders and the WVU College of Education and Human Services. Help us meet this match by making a donation today to support the department’s greatest needs, which include the WVU Speech and Hearing Clinic as well as faculty-led research laboratories where undergraduate and graduate students serve the community to have a better quality of life.
$5,901 MATCHED
Ended
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Greater Kanawha Chapter Dollar for Dollar Match
The Greater Kanawha Chapter is matching dollar for dollar the first $1,000 that is donated to their chapter scholarship fund.
$322 MATCHED
Ended
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WVU Medicine Children's General Fund Dollar for Dollar Match
The Steve Antoline Family will match every gift to WVU Medicine Children's General Fund up to $25,000! Help sick and injured kids across our state and make your gift to WVU Medicine Children's go further with this match!
$7,058 MATCHED
Ended
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WVU Medicine Children's Summersville Pediatric Clinic Dollar for Dollar Match
The Steve Antoline Family will match every gift to WVU Medicine Children's up to $10,000 to support the Summersville Pediatric Clinic! Help sick and injured kids in one of our many local clinics across the state. Make your gift to WVU Medicine Children's go further with this match!
$550 MATCHED
Ended
$1,000
WVU Honors College Participation Challenge
The first 20 gifts made to the Honors College on the Day of Giving unlocks a $500 donation from Dean Ken Blemings. The 40th gift unlocks an additional $500 donation from the Honors College Staff. Help the Honors College unlock this challenge by making a gift today!
32 / 40 Gifts
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Leaderboard
Participation Leaderboard
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during WVU Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of WVU to help keep your group at the top of the Leaderboard!
Rank Department Gifts
1 Engineering and Mineral Resources 206
2 Business and Economics 187
3 Education and Human Services 183
4 Cancer Institute 174
5 Arts and Sciences 155
6 WVU Greatest Needs 147
7 Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design 134
8 Medicine 128
9 Media 110
10 Children's 110
11 Athletics 105
12 Law 103
13 Alumni Chapters 103
14 Extension Service 87
15 Alumni Association 84
16 Creative Arts 78
17 Dentistry 74
18 Pharmacy 66
19 Nursing 59
20 Physical Activity and Sport Sciences 41
21 WVU Tech 37
22 Honors 32
23 Public Health 26
24 Student Life 26
25 Rosenbaum Family House 24
26 Libraries 20
27 Charleston Division 19
28 Fraternity and Sorority Life 18
29 Student Government Association 18
30 Mountaineer Maniacs 12
31 Student Events Board 12
32 Potomac State 11
33 WVU Foundation 10
34 Sports Club Federation 6
35 Heart & Vascular Institute 5
36 Eye Institute 3
37 HSC Eastern Division 2
38 BRNI 2
39 Trauma Institute 2
Leaderboard
Lunch Time Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Lunch Time Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund.
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $2,500 Education and Human Services 32
2 Business and Economics 27
3 WVU Greatest Needs 20
4 Engineering and Mineral Resources 17
5 Cancer Institute 17
6 Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design 16
7 Law 15
8 Medicine 15
9 Extension Service 15
10 Media 13
11 Alumni Association 11
12 Children's 11
13 Pharmacy 9
14 Athletics 9
15 Nursing 8
16 Arts and Sciences 7
17 Honors 7
18 Dentistry 6
19 Libraries 6
20 Physical Activity and Sport Sciences 6
21 Creative Arts 6
22 Alumni Chapters 5
23 Student Life 5
24 Public Health 4
25 Charleston Division 4
26 WVU Tech 3
27 Rosenbaum Family House 2
28 Fraternity and Sorority Life 2
29 Mountaineer Maniacs 1
30 Student Events Board 1
31 HSC Eastern Division 1
32 Student Government Association 0
33 Sports Club Federation 0
34 BRNI 0
35 Eye Institute 0
36 Heart & Vascular Institute 0
37 Potomac State 0
38 Trauma Institute 0
39 WVU Foundation 0
Leaderboard
Night Owl Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Night Owl Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund.
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $2,500 Education and Human Services 37
2 Cancer Institute 26
3 Engineering and Mineral Resources 23
4 Medicine 16
5 WVU Greatest Needs 15
6 Alumni Chapters 15
7 Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design 12
8 Business and Economics 10
9 Creative Arts 9
10 Athletics 7
11 Arts and Sciences 7
12 Media 7
13 Law 4
14 Pharmacy 4
15 Nursing 4
16 Alumni Association 4
17 Honors 4
18 Extension Service 4
19 Student Government Association 4
20 Children's 3
21 WVU Tech 3
22 Public Health 3
23 Dentistry 2
24 Charleston Division 2
25 Rosenbaum Family House 2
26 Libraries 2
27 Physical Activity and Sport Sciences 2
28 WVU Foundation 2
29 BRNI 1
30 Student Life 1
31 Fraternity and Sorority Life 1
32 Mountaineer Maniacs 0
33 Student Events Board 0
34 Sports Club Federation 0
35 Eye Institute 0
36 Heart & Vascular Institute 0
37 HSC Eastern Division 0
38 Potomac State 0
39 Trauma Institute 0
Leaderboard
Student Organization Participation Leaderboard
Which Student Organization will receive the most participation during WVU Day of Giving? Make a gift to help your preferred student organization stay at the top of the Leaderboard!
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $500 Fraternity and Sorority Life 18
2 $300 Student Government Association 18
3 $100 Mountaineer Maniacs 12
4 Student Events Board 12
5 Sports Club Federation 6
Leaderboard
Amount Raised Leaderboard
Which Participating Group will raise the most during WVU Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of WVU to help keep your group at the top of the Leaderboard!
Rank Department Raised
1 Engineering and Mineral Resources $457,269.36
2 Education and Human Services $302,403.39
3 Pharmacy $268,452.34
4 Dentistry $178,121.67
5 WVU Greatest Needs $136,984.71
6 Law $121,611.69
7 WVU Tech $112,475.00
8 Business and Economics $94,081.26
9 Alumni Association $71,968.02
10 Arts and Sciences $67,139.76
11 Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design $61,783.05
12 Athletics $60,672.00
13 Cancer Institute $57,489.35
14 Medicine $39,262.70
15 Creative Arts $29,533.02
16 Alumni Chapters $24,990.79
17 Media $20,455.37
18 Children's $18,736.78
19 Extension Service $14,747.37
20 Nursing $9,437.01
21 Public Health $9,292.34
22 Physical Activity and Sport Sciences $4,641.01
23 Rosenbaum Family House $4,220.00
24 Charleston Division $4,133.67
25 WVU Foundation $3,432.00
26 Libraries $3,058.67
27 Honors $2,065.34
28 Student Life $1,935.97
29 Fraternity and Sorority Life $1,877.34
30 Student Government Association $1,352.34
31 Potomac State $865.00
32 HSC Eastern Division $605.00
33 Heart & Vascular Institute $475.00
34 Mountaineer Maniacs $390.00
35 BRNI $300.00
36 Eye Institute $268.67
37 Student Events Board $217.34
38 Trauma Institute $200.00
39 Sports Club Federation $125.00
Leaderboard
Happy Hour Participation Challenge
Which Participating Group will receive the most donations during our Happy Hour Challenge? The group that receives the most donations during this challenge will receive an extra $2,500 for their Greatest Needs Fund!
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $2,500 Engineering and Mineral Resources 26
2 Business and Economics 18
3 WVU Greatest Needs 18
4 Medicine 14
5 Media 13
6 Cancer Institute 12
7 Children's 12
8 Law 11
9 Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design 10
10 Creative Arts 9
11 Pharmacy 8
12 Arts and Sciences 8
13 Alumni Association 7
14 Education and Human Services 7
15 Nursing 6
16 Alumni Chapters 5
17 Extension Service 5
18 Athletics 5
19 Dentistry 4
20 WVU Tech 4
21 Public Health 3
22 Physical Activity and Sport Sciences 3
23 Libraries 2
24 Student Government Association 2
25 Fraternity and Sorority Life 2
26 Mountaineer Maniacs 2
27 WVU Foundation 1
28 HSC Eastern Division 1
29 Heart & Vascular Institute 1
30 Rosenbaum Family House 1
31 Honors 1
32 Student Events Board 1
33 Eye Institute 1
34 Sports Club Federation 0
35 BRNI 0
36 Charleston Division 0
37 Potomac State 0
38 Student Life 0
39 Trauma Institute 0