iBackAPP Day 2024

2,058
Donors
102% of 2,000 Donor goal
$1,806,615
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An Anonymous DonorJoanna Faith Williams & C. Philip Byers gave $1,000 because 20 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorFaye Chadwell '84 gave $2,500 because 20 donors gaveJust for Friends of the Library

An Anonymous DonorElizabeth '80 and John '76 Bumgarner gave $2,500 because 10 donors gaveJust for The Teach from the Heart Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorDean Shannon Campbell gave $2,500 because 10 donors gaveJust for College of Fine and Applied Arts Dean's Circle of Excellence Fund

An Anonymous DonorDan Millice gave $2,500 because 21 donors gaveJust for The Hayes Circle

An Anonymous DonorForrest Gilliam '08 gave $2,500 because 20 donors gaveJust for The Student and Faculty Excellence Annual Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $3,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for AppState Volleyball

An Anonymous DonorMaryCraven '77 and Dennis Poteat gave $3,000 because 30 donors gaveJust for Friends of the Library

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $3,000 because 30 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorJune Rostan '70 gave $3,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for International Education and Development

An Anonymous DonorApril Williams '01 gave $3,000 because 15 donors gaveJust for International Education and Development

An Anonymous DonorThe Hayes School of Music Advisory Board gave $4,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for The Hayes Circle

An Anonymous DonorClif ‘70 & Diane Robinson gave $4,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for The Hayes Circle

An Anonymous DonorVice Chancellor for Advancement, Jane Barghothi '96 and Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for Advancement, Will Sears '94 gave $4,100 because 20 donors gaveJust for Appalachian Fund

An Anonymous DonorMark '83 and Mimi Ross gave $5,000 because 15 donors gaveJust for Continuing the Mission Fund

An Anonymous DonorDwayne Stafford '99 gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Stephen Wilson Stafford Memorial Endowed Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorDr. Janet E. Hohn '63 gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Dr. F. Ray Derrick Biology Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorJenny Hix '74 gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for RCOE Dean's Unrestricted Fund

An Anonymous DonorNancy & Doug Brittelle gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for The Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

An Anonymous DonorScott Oxford '80 and Julia Courtney gave $7,715 because 40 donors gaveJust for Friends of the Library

An Anonymous DonorRon Russell '88 and Tommy Sweat gave $10,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for Watauga Residential College

An Anonymous DonorSuzanne Wise '81 gave $10,000 because 50 donors gaveJust for Friends of the Library

An Anonymous DonorRobin '81 and Mark Wyatt gave $10,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for Women of Walker Current Operating Fund

An Anonymous DonorTommy Guy '07 gave $10,000 because 15 donors gaveJust for Computer Science Alumni Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $10,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for The Daye Light Fund

An Anonymous DonorJeff and Liz Mick gave $12,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for AppState Men's Golf

An Anonymous DonorJeff and Liz Mick gave $12,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for AppState Women's Golf

An Anonymous DonorNC Scottish Rite gave $15,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for RCOE Dean's Unrestricted Fund

An Anonymous DonorNC Scottish Rite gave $21,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Beaver College of Health Sciences Dean's Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorLynn Lewis gave $25,000 because 50 donors gaveJust for Beaver College of Health Sciences Dean's Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorBob Hatley '72 gave $25,000 because 15 donors gaveJust for Walker College Building Initiative Fund

An Anonymous DonorPreston Powell '01 gave $25,000 because 50 donors gaveJust for Walker College Dean's Club

An Anonymous DonorLynn Lewis gave $25,000 because 250 donors gaveJust for Appalachian Fund

An Anonymous DonorJeff and Liz Mick gave $30,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Walker College Dean's Club

An Anonymous DonorJeff and Liz Mick gave $30,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for Vet Tech Current Fund
About

Mountaineers know that App State is a place like no other.

From the mountains to the valley, our university offers high-quality education experiences, boasts championship-winning athletic teams and provides countless opportunities to engage deeply with a community of Mountaineers. 

Each year on iBackAPP day — the university’s largest giving celebration of the year — Mountaineers come together, united by their shared App State Experiences and their passion for helping future generations. 

So on Wednesday, March 6, we hope you will show your APPreciation for the university that has given so much to so many.

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We did it!

A big round of APP-lause for the more than 2,000 Mountaineers who helped us meet our goal for #iBackAPP 2024!


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We're almost there!

iBackAPP ends in just two hours and the celebrations are still going strong! Have you made your gift yet?

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‘Neerly there! Our App State Community is opening doors for future Mountaineers on #iBackAPP Day!

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It’s a black and gold good time as Mountaineers show their pride and support their passion on #iBackAPP Day!

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There's still time to participate!

With fours hours left of #iBackAPP day, there's still time to be a part of the celebration! Make a gift to support an area you're passionate about, and don't forget to share what makes your App State Experience one-of-a-kind!

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Halfway there! Momentum is building as Mountaineers from ‘neer and far come together to show their APP-reciation on #iBackAPP Day.

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Paint the town black and gold 🖤 💛

iBackAPP events are going strong! Where will you celebrate iBackAPP? Check out our events calendar to find the perfect spot.


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iBackAPP Because ...

We love to hear from the App State Community why they back App. Everyone has a distinct App State story. What's yours? Tell us on social media using #iBackAPP!

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Mountaineers from 'Neer and far!

Let's get Mountaineers from every state to support iBackAPP!


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Where will you celebrate iBackAPP?

Across our campuses and the country, join in the iBackAPP fun at one of our events. Visit our events page to find the nearest celebration!


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App Alumni at today's Internship and Job Fair

App State alumni are representing their companies at today's Internship and Job Fair at Holmes Convocation Center! Vice Chancellor of University Advancement Jane Barghothi stopped by to visit with them and share iBackAPP goodies.


137 days ago by Megan Bruffy
We're a quarter of the way to our goal with 12 hours left!

APP-tastic! We are 25% of the way to our goal. Thank you to all of the Mountaineers who are joining us for #iBackAPP 2024.


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Get in the iBackAPP spirit!

Teams across campus are showing their black and gold spirit in celebration of iBackAPP day! 


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Why do you back App?

App State's SGA President JP Neri said he backs App because he loves this school and its people. Let us know why you back App using #iBackAPP! 

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Today is the day! Are you ready to back App?

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