Forward Ever Day 2024

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An Anonymous DonorSusan Doughton '74 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Classes between 1970 & 1979

An Anonymous DonorBSC Friend matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,500Just for Parents

An Anonymous DonorRagan Cain ’99 and Camille Spratling '98 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,800Just for Classes between 1990 & 1999

An Anonymous DonorM'Kayl Lewis '14 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,800Just for Classes between 2010 & 2019

An Anonymous DonorEmily Kyzer Browne '00 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Classes between 2000 & 2009

An Anonymous DonorAn alumnus of the 1980’s matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Classes between 1980 & 1989

An Anonymous DonorTom Patton, Jr. ’49 and Frank Marshall, Jr. ’55 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,350Just for Classes between 1940 & 1959

An Anonymous DonorTwo Alumni of the 1960's matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Classes between 1960 & 1969
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An Anonymous DonorJan Lee ’77 from Delaware gave $500 because 50 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorDrs. Bobby Sharp ’72 and Sharon Sharp '75 from North Carolina gave $5,000 because 100 donors gave
About

As we approach Forward Ever Day on April 4, 2024, we invite you to join us in celebrating the enduring legacy of Birmingham-Southern College. Despite the challenges we face with the news of BSC's closure, our commitment to supporting our current students remains steadfast.

While we cannot change the future of the College, we can come together to provide the best possible spring semester for our students. Now more than ever, they need our support to finish their journey on the Hilltop strong.

This Forward Ever Day, we invite you to join us in honoring the legacy of Birmingham-Southern College and showing our appreciation for this special place. Your generosity will ensure that our graduating class of 2024 leaves with the resources they need to embark on their next chapter with confidence and purpose.

Why Forward Ever Day Matters:

Forward Ever Day isn't just another event. It's a testament to the resilience and spirit of our community. It's a chance for us to come together one last time to show our appreciation for this special place and the impact it has had on our lives.

Your Support Makes a Difference:

Your generosity has the power to make a lasting impact on our students' lives. By giving to Forward Ever Day, you're ensuring that our graduating class of 2024 leaves with the resources they need to succeed in their future endeavors.

How You Can Help:

  1. Give: Your donation will directly support our students during this transitional period. Every contribution, no matter the size, makes a difference.
  2. Share Your Story: Share your memories and experiences of BSC on social media using the hashtag #ForwardEverAlways. Let's celebrate the impact of our alma mater together.
  3. Encourage Others: Spread the word and encourage your network to join us in supporting our students. Together, we can make a meaningful difference in their lives.

Stories from the Class of 2024:

Explore the stories of our graduating seniors from the Class of 2024. Learn about their BSC experiences, their plans for the future, and what makes Birmingham-Southern College such a special place for them.

Thank you for your continued support and dedication to Birmingham-Southern College.

Updates
Forward Ever Day Update: Celebrate BSC's Legacy Today!

🎉Today is the day: Forward Ever Day, April 4, 2024!

It's a time to come together and celebrate the remarkable 168-year legacy of Birmingham-Southern College. As we reflect on the impact BSC has had on countless lives, we're filled with pride and hope for the future.

Your gift on Forward Ever Day is more than just a donation; it's a testament to your commitment to our BSC family and the values we hold dear. With your support, we can ensure that our students have the resources they need to finish the semester strong and navigate the next chapter of their lives.

Here are some special gift amounts you can contribute today:

  • 💛 $20.24: In honor of the graduating class of 2024
  • 🎓 $19XX or $20XX: To celebrate your graduation year
  • 🌟 $168: In honor of BSC's 168-year legacy


Every donation, no matter the amount, will make a difference and help us continue the tradition of excellence at BSC. Your generosity will provide crucial support for our students, faculty, and staff as we end the spring semester.

Join us in celebrating #ForwardEverDay by making your gift today. Together, let's continue to move forward, ever stronger and ever brighter. #ForwardEverAlways #BSCProud

Thank you for your unwavering support.

Let's make today a day to remember! 🌟🎓🎉

108 days ago by Macy Vintson
One Day Away! Forward Ever Day 4.4.24

🎓 Tomorrow is the big day - Forward Ever Day! It's a time for us to come together as a community and show our support for BSC. As we prepare to support this year's graduating class and celebrate the legacy of our alma mater, we want to remind you to check out our matches and challenges. Your contribution can make a significant impact on the success of our Forward Ever Day campaign.

Here's what you need to know:

🌟 Matches and Challenges for Forward Ever Day:

  • 50 States Challenge: Be one of the first 50 out-of-state donors to unlock a $500 from Delaware thanks to Jan Lee ’77.
  • 50 States Challenge: Help us reach 100 out-of-state donors to unlock an additional $1,000 from North Carolina thanks to Drs. Bobby Sharp ’72 and Sharon Sharp '75.
  • Young Alumni Council (YAC) Challenge: When YAC participation reaches 100%, an additional $1,500 will be unlocked thanks to Lauren and Blake Tennant '13.

🎉 Honoring the Decades:

  • 1940s and 1950s: Once graduates of the 1940s and 50s give $5,000, $5,350 will be unlocked thanks to Tom Patton, Jr. ’49 and Frank Marshall, Jr '55.
  • 1960s: Once graduates of the 1960s give $6,000, two alumni of the 1960’s will donate $10,000 to match these gifts.
  • 1970s: Once graduates of the 1970s give $7,000, $1,000 will be unlocked thanks to Susan Doughton ’74.
  • 1980s: Once graduates of the 1980s give $8,000, an alumnus of the 1980’s will donate $5,000 to match these gifts.
  • 1990s: Once graduates of the 1990s give $9,000, $1,800 will be unlocked thanks to Ragan Cain '99 and Camile Spratling '98.
  • 2000s: Once graduates of the 2000s give $10,000, $5,000 will be unlocked thanks to Emily Kyzer Browne '00.
  • 2010s: Once graduates of the 1960s give $2,000, $3,800 will be unlocked thanks to M'Kayl Lewis '14.


Together, let's make Forward Ever Day a success and continue to support the incredible legacy of Birmingham-Southern College. Thank you for your generosity and dedication to our beloved institution. #ForwardEverAlways #ForwardEverDay #BSCProud 💛

109 days ago by Macy Vintson

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Tom Patton, Jr. ’49 and Frank Marshall, Jr. ’55
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An alumnus of the 1980’s
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Drs. Bobby Sharp ’72 and Sharon Sharp '75 from North Carolina
Gave $5,000 because 100 gifts were made during a Challenge!
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M'Kayl Lewis '14
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Ragan Cain ’99 and Camille Spratling '98 photo
Ragan Cain ’99 and Camille Spratling '98
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BSC Friend
Heart icon matched a total of $1,500
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Susan Doughton '74
Heart icon matched a total of $1,000