DWU Cares 2022

263
Donors
105% of 250 Donor goal
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This campaign ended on May 07, 2022, but you can still make a gift to Dakota Wesleyan University by clicking here!
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Every person can make a difference. Join the DWU community for its third year of DWU Cares, on May 3 and 4. A day of SERVICE and a day of GIVING.

During these two days, you can make a difference. Choose to do something out of the ordinary. Clean up at a local park. Read to a child. Buy a stranger a cup of coffee. Or make a gift to an area that matters most to you:

  • Dayton Hall lobby renovations
  • Bleachers for the Christen Family Athletic Center
  • Instruments for the DWU band
  • Show your appreciation for faculty and staff at DWU
  • Scholarships for highest need students
  • Energy efficient campus improvements

Every gift counts. And when combined with gifts of others, your gift allows us to offer the best education, athletic programs and campus environment to our students and those who work here. Support what you love and inspire the Wesleyan experience like never before.

How will you make a difference?
#DWUcares

Updates
Cause Challenge Winner Announced

DWU Cares wrapped up last week, closing out the cause challenge. With 81 donors, the bleacher project will be receiving an extra $1,000, allowing more Tiger fans to #BleedBlue. Thank you again to all our donors who supported their favorite causes! #DWUcares

745 days ago by Annie Ruden
A message of thanks from DWU President, Dr. Kittle

THANK YOU for your outpouring support of Dakota Wesleyan and our students during DWU Cares!

You can still give through tomorrow. #DWUcares #DWUdifferent

749 days ago by Annie Ruden
Make a difference.


What a difference everyone is making! Ron and Sheilah Gates are encouraging alumni and friends to help us reach 250 donors. They will generously donate an extra $3,000! #DWUcares

750 days ago by Annie Ruden
The heat is on!

The competition is heating up!  We’re in a close race between the Bleachers and instrument projects. The project with the most donors wins an extra $1,000 and bragging rights. Make a gift of any size to any cause! #DWUcares

750 days ago by Annie Ruden
Double your impact AND have a private lunch with the President? Count us in!

With a gift of $1,000 or more, you can join the President’s Circle, DWU’s leadership giving recognition society. All new $1,000 donations will be matched by generous donors, John and LuAnn Clarke, of Mitchell. As an extra incentive, enjoy a private lunch or video call with President Kittle!  #DWUcares

750 days ago by Annie Ruden

The energy is high today, during day two of DWU Cares. See how your favorite cause is doing and remember, the cause that ends with the most donors will receive an extra $1,000. It’s still anybody’s game! #DWUcares


750 days ago by Annie Ruden
Be like Dave!

Longtime DWU professor, Dave Mitchell, continues to show us the true spirit of giving back. For all new donors during #DWUcares, he will match up to $25 each. We encourage you to be like Dave and give back in some way. #BeLikeDave

751 days ago by Annie Ruden
#BleedBlue!

Members of the DWU Board of Trustees are matching all gifts up to $10,000 to show DWU’s new president, Dr. Dan Kittle, what it means to #BleedBlue! Join them in showing your support for the university.  #DWUcares

751 days ago by Annie Ruden
Wear the fun socks!

Life is too short to wear plain socks. Make a gift of $250 or more and receive a pair of branded tiger socks to show your school spirit. #DWUcares #BleedBlue


751 days ago by Annie Ruden
Continue the momentum!


We are beyond moved by the projects people have been doing during DWU Cares. Help us continue the momentum by making a gift to an area you are passionate about. An alum will generously contribute $1,000 if we reach 50 donors. #DWUcares

751 days ago by Annie Ruden
TODAY is the day!


TODAY is the day! Share how you’re making a difference. Post your service project to social media and use the hashtag, #DWUcares. If 100 people post their service projects, generous donors will donate $1,000 to Dakota Wesleyan.

751 days ago by Annie Ruden

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