We did it! Day of Giving results
April 08, 2016
Lewis & Clark’s first-ever Day of Giving was a great success with a total of 1,753 gifts collected between 12:01 a.m. and midnight on Tuesday, April 5. The donations totaling $172,120 unlocked the $100,000 match for a grand total of $272,120.
On-campus challenge results:
Students and CAS Student Life employees
Dean of Students Anna Gonzalez pledged:
• $500 to the Diversity and Inclusion Fund when 100 students gave: SUCCESS! 380 gifts made
• $500 to the International Friends Fund when 43 student life employees gave. SUCCESS! 45 gifts made
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Catherine Kodat pledged $1,000 to the Diversity and Inclusion Fund when 63 tenured or tenure-track faculty gave. SUCCESS! 79 gifts made.
President Barry Glassner pledged $2,000 and Provost Jane Atkinson pledged $1,000 to match every gift made by CAS, GSEC, or Law faculty or staff, dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,000.
A few fun Day of Giving figures:
Flags planted in the Glade to represent gifts: 1,100 (we couldn’t keep up with all the gifts!)
Black and orange cupcakes given out on campus: 600
Alumni and parent volunteers: 60
Outfit changes Dean of Students Anna Gonzalez’s dog Rafa made for Twitter appearances: 5