150-Hour Challenge

1,387
Donors
159% of 867 Donor goal
$380,426
Donated
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So, what's in Drew's future? With the support of donors like you, the next 150 years are sure to shine. 

We thank all 1,387 of you who raised more than $380,000 during the 150-Hour Challenge, unlocking an additional $150,000 from our Board of Trustees Chair Dean Criares C'85.





Updates
1,200 Donors = Surprise Squirrel Party!

Surprise! Drew's squirrels were so totally wowed that we brought in 1,200 donors that they decided to throw a party at Hoyt to celebrate. The entire Drew community is tremendously grateful. We hope you all had fun with us this week! #Drew150
2521 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
1,100 Donors = Future Squirrel

1,100 of you gave, sending Drew squirrel into the future! And the challenge isn’t over yet. We have one more surprise up our sleeves. Help us get to 1,200 donors by the end of the challenge to find out what it is!
2521 days ago by Hope Coppinger
1,000 Donors = Modern Day Squirrel!

The 150-Hour Challenge is up to 1,000 donors! Drewids, you are truly amazing. In fact, a bonus squirrel may be in your future. Think we can get to 1,100 by 4 p.m. today to unlock him? 


Before then, enjoy modern Drew squirrel who loves taking selfies around campus and welcomed President MaryAnn Baenninger in 2014.


2521 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
900 Donors = 1990s Squirrel!

We officially have 900 donors! Say hello to the totally rad 1990s squirrel. During the ‘90s, Governor Thomas Kean was Drew’s president, the Simon Forum and Athletic Center was built, and the Semester on Wall Street was founded. Up next: 2000s squirrel at 1,000 donors.


2522 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
867 Donors = Bonus Squirrel!

We reached 867 donors, giving Drew an additional $150,000 from Dean Criares C’85! To celebrate, here’s a bonus squirrel. 27 hours still remain, and there are more squirrels to unlock. Let’s keep it going!



2522 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
800 Donors = 1980s Squirrel!

We hit 800 donors! In the ‘80s, the University colors were officially designated as Lincoln green and Oxford blue (the original Seminary colors of 1867).


2522 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
700 Donors = 1970s Squirrel!

Introducing 1970s squirrel! That's right; we're up to 700 donors. During the early 70s, Drew continued rocking the forest by bringing musicians like Van Morrison, Carly Simon, and The Allman Brothers to campus.


2523 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
600 Donors = 1960s Squirrel!

Thanks to our 600 donors, we can reveal our next squirrel. The ‘60s were a transformational time at Drew. We started our popular UN, London, and Art Semesters, and hosted icons Martin Luther King, Jr and Andy Warhol, to name a few.

2523 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
500 Donors = 1950s Squirrel!

500 donors! We’re more than halfway to our donor goal and proudly present our next squirrel. In this decade, Drew expanded, as the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies opens its doors in 1955.



2524 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
400 Donors = 1940s Squirrel!

400 donors puts us in the 1940s! Like many Drew students at the time, Drew squirrel suddenly finds himself going off to war. Back in the Forest, our undergraduate programs become coed.

2525 days ago by Hope Coppinger
300 Donors = 1930s Squirrel!

We reached 300 donors, moving Drew squirrel into the 1930s! He now has the opportunity to attend undergraduate classes in Brothers College, which was built in 1929.
2526 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
200 Donors = 1920s Squirrel!

Thank you to the 200 people who already gave, we're able to present you with 1920s squirrel! Give now to help us get to 300 donors, which will unveil another squirrel. 

2526 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
First 100 Donors - 1890s Squirrel

We've reached the first 100 donors, which unlocks Drew's 1890s squirrel! Help us get to 200 donors to reveal the next one.


2527 days ago by Kaitlin Casey
Unlock the Squirrels

Help reveal the next squirrel on Drew's timeline! When we reach the first 100 donors, we'll unlock the squirrel from the 1890s. 


2528 days ago by Kaitlin Casey

Class LeaderboardThe Class Leaderboard reflects giving from Students, Alumni
AffiliationDonors$ Raised
198630$4,326
200626$822
199925$888
201325$1,019
200424$1,704
199624$1,938
200124$1,003
199723$2,868
200723$2,591
199822$1,090
200822$1,154
200522$1,742
198420$4,060
201420$618
201020$607
200319$1,660
199318$19,159
196718$5,235
200918$1,315
199118$2,539
200218$813
201518$492
199217$1,809
199417$2,903
199016$1,682
198516$8,486
198915$1,127
198715$3,937
197615$2,524
200013$751
196813$14,525
196213$1,750
198813$3,462
198013$12,350
198112$3,355
197412$2,220
197012$1,549
196912$2,816
197912$1,237
201212$431
201612$344
197811$397
201111$323
199511$6,635
197111$1,985
198211$744
197510$3,618
19729$1,950
19639$570
19569$1,050
19778$1,400
20178$137
19837$455
19597$10,325
19647$5,300
19736$5,144
19616$825
19655$750
19515$2,950
19605$3,025
19554$600
19584$1,000
19664$5,150
19533$325
20203$42
19462$200
19481$50
19501$25
19471$2,000
19491$50
19571$10
19431$200
19541$100
19421$100
20211$19
19521$25
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Book icon2%Students
Gradhat icon66%Alumni
Parent icon4%Parents
Suitcase icon7%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon2%Friends
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