JMU Giving Day 2021

Dukes from all over the world came together to give more than $850,000 to support students at JMU. Thank you for making such a powerful collective statement about how important the Madison Experience is to you and to them. Keep GOing DUKES!


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JMU Nation
Rank State Gifts
1 VA 2959
2 MD 148
3 NC 146
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$105K Keep Going Dukes Challenge
$105,000
$105K Keep Going Dukes Challenge
6,000 gifts received by midnight EST will unlock $105,000 in in student scholarships, academic departmental support, and for Madison Trust. Brought to you by: The Sumner Family, Brad Sauer, Jr. ’04 and an Anonymous Alumni
2,254 / 3,000 Gifts
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500 Gifts College of Business Participation Challenge
$47,350
500 Gifts College of Business Participation Challenge
When the CoB reaches 500 gifts, $47,350 will be unlocked thanks to the generosity of the CoB Board of Advisors.
458 / 500 Gifts
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Family Double-Challenge for College of Business
$5,000
Family Double-Challenge for College of Business
When the CoB receives a total of 100 parent gifts, an additional $5,000 will be unlocked thanks to the generosity of the Joely (’91) and Trey (’88) Mauck, and Jennifer and Bill Cumberland families.
332 / 409 Gifts
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200 Gifts Honors College Participation Challenge
$1,000
200 Gifts Honors College Participation Challenge
When the Honors College reaches 200 gifts, $1,000 will be unlocked thanks to the generosity of Dr. Bradley Newcomer, Dean of the Honors College.
127 / 200 Gifts
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College of Business Dean’s Challenge
$125
College of Business Dean’s Challenge
For every CoB faculty or staff member who makes a gift, Dr. Michael Busing will make an additional $25 gift.
43 / 45 Gifts
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JMU Washington Semester Challenge
$4,500
JMU Washington Semester Challenge
For every first time donor that gives to the JMU Washington Semester Fund, the Political Science Executive Advisory Board will make a $50 gift up to $4,500.
20 / 90 Gifts
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College of Business Student Participation Challenge
$1,000
College of Business Student Participation Challenge
When the CoB receives 50 student gifts, $1,000 will be unlocked for student scholarships thanks to the generosity of Dr. Michael Busing.
28 / 50 Gifts
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JMU Giving Day Trivia Hour @ 6PM
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JMU Giving Day Trivia Hour @ 6PM
Brought to you by the Office of Alumni Relations, register here: https://www.alumni.jmu.edu/GivingDayTrivia
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JMU Dining #JMUGivingDay Engagement Challenge
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JMU Dining #JMUGivingDay Engagement Challenge
Tag @jmudining in your best JMU Dining food photo and use hashtag #JMUGivingDay to be entered into giveaway for a Block 25 meal plan! Rules: must be current JMU student. No cash value. Expires at end of semester.
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Madison Giving Challenge
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Madison Giving Challenge
The Madison Giving Committee brings a friendly campus contest to JMU Giving Day 2021. Join your colleagues in this Divisional Challenge to earn bragging rights and have your division’s name etched onto the Divisional Trophy! The division with the highest percentage of personnel to make gifts on Giving Day, totalling any amount, will be crowned the winners.
$30,000
$30K Midday Scholarships Challenge
DEADLINE EXTENDED! 3,000 gifts will unlock $30,000 in student scholarships. Brought to you by John Taschek (’86) and an Anonymous Alumna
3,000 / 3,000 Gifts
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Being the Change Challenge
Additional funds will be awarded to the colleges that raise the bar by surpassing their total number of gifts from JMU Giving Day 2019. Sponsored by the Women for Madison Executive Advisory Council.
Rank College Gifts
1 College of Business 460
2 College of Education 339
3 College of Arts and Letters 318
4 College of Science and Mathematics 215
5 College of Health and Behavioral Studies 131
6 College of Visual and Performing Arts 130
7 Honors College 127
8 College of Integrated Science and Engineering 93
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JMUAA Chapter Leaderboard
Sponsored by the JMUAA Board of Directors, the Alumni Chapter scholarships will have the chance to win a portion of the challenge pot of $4,000 based on percent participation. For example, if 100 Dukes donate to chapter scholarships on Giving Day and 25 of those gifts are designated to the Harrisonburg Chapter, then the Harrisonburg Scholarship will receive 25% of the total challenge pot.
Rank Alumni Chapter Gifts
1 Black Alumni Chapter Scholarship 125
2 Richmond Alumni Chapter Scholarship 13
3 Harrisonburg Alumni Chapter Scholarship 8
4 Metro-Washington Alumni Chapter Scholarship 5
5 Philadelphia Area Alumni Chapter Scholarship 3
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