1911 Minute Challenge for East Tennessee State University

This campaign ended on April 22, 2019, but you can still make a gift to East Tennessee State University by clicking here!

** Thank you so much for a very successful Day of GivingThe 1911-minute Challenge is now completed, but due to the Good Friday holiday and Easter weekend, this page will remain active until Monday, April 22, 2019.  Check out the leaderboards, progress tracking, donor lists, and videos to get a better picture of what is happening at ETSU and what we were able to achieve.  Look for Day of Giving 2020 around this time next year.  Go Bucs!

  

Special Athletics Matching/Challenge Gifts:

  • Match FULFILLED!  An anonymous donor has challenged all Buc fans to donate to the athletics department or their favorite ETSU sports team this Giving Day.  Gifts to Athletics or any sports teams will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $5,000 for any gift made between now and 6:51pm tonight.
  • Match FULFILLED!  A former ETSU letter winner has challenged other former ETSU athletes to donate to the ETSU Athletics Department or their team on this Giving Day. Gifts to Athletics or any sports teams will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $5,000.
  • Challenge MET!  An anonymous donor has challenged all Buc fans to donate to the athletics department or their favorite ETSU sports team. If 50 donors donate to Athletics or any sports team by 10:00pm  they will donate $5,000 to the ETSU Athletics Department. 
  • Match FULFILLED!  Gifts to Athletics or any sports teams will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a total of $25,000!

To honor our founding year, we invite you to take the 1911 Minute Challenge.  Beginning on April 17, 2019 at 11 a.m. and running for 31 hours and 51 minutes, we ask all ETSU alumni, students, faculty, staff, parents, partners, and friends to join us to benefit the best regional university in the country!

Your gift does no less than make dreams come true for thousands of students each year.

There are 3 easy ways to join the challenge:

  • Make a Gift – big or small, every gift counts.  Demonstrate to alumni, friends, and colleagues that you lead by example.  Click “Give Now!”
  • Advocate – create an account on this platform and spread the word!  Your account will track the number of resulting “clicks” and donations.
  • Inspire Others – encourage your networks to join you by creating a matching or challenge gift. Learn more about this at the links to the left.   

Rise to the challenge.  Make your gift.  Spur on your friends.  Share on social media.  Send texts and make calls.  Encourage everyone you know to support #ETSUDayofGiving

** ETSU Faculty & Staff may make payroll deductions here.  After doing so, your gift will be counted in the totals reflected on this portal.  We will add these (and other) offline gifts 7 times throughout the Challenge.  For payroll deductions, we will count one year of deductions toward Day of Giving.

                                                                

                                                            

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Designation Leaderboard

Area of SupportDonorsDollars
Roan Scholars Leadership Program 94$27,290
Athletics 60$59,117
Army ROTC (Military Science) 39$4,651
College of Arts & Sciences 36$9,931
College of Business & Technology 32$14,833
Center for Excellence in Sport Science and Coach Education 30$13,855
Quillen College of Medicine 28$18,871
Champions Fund (Football) 27$3,966
College of Public Health 26$5,790
Student Life and Enrollment 25$2,242
Baseball 23$5,927
ETSU Annual Fund 20$9,341
Eagle Cam 20$3,165
Volleyball 17$1,706
Sherrod Library 16$1,903
Basketball - Women's 15$2,195
Softball 15$1,855
School of Continuing Studies & Academic Outreach 14$415
College of Nursing 13$6,030
Gatton College of Pharmacy 12$2,600
College of Clinical & Rehabilitative Health Sciences 12$878
Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music 10$1,530
Basketball - Men's 10$655
Honors College 10$1,025
Cheerleaders 9$510
School of Graduate Studies 9$1,113
Clemmer College (College of Education) 9$1,295
WETS-FM 9$503
Track & Cross Country 8$995
Golf - Men's 6$2,165
Dance Team 6$510
Soccer - Women's 6$1,211
Golf - Women's 5$185
Martin Center for the Arts 5$1,725
Tennis - Men's 4$2,800
Soccer - Men's 3$170
National Pan-Hellenic Council 3$250
Tennis - Women's 2$35
University School 2$440

Class Leaderboard

The Class Leaderboard reflects giving from Alumni, Students, Parents
AffiliationDonorsDollars
2020 24$1,838
2018 23$2,006
2022 19$1,315
2014 17$2,450
2021 15$1,402
2017 15$922
2012 12$1,285
2002 11$2,347
2019 11$1,975
2006 10$2,590
2016 10$540
2007 10$3,675
1992 9$9,820
1989 9$3,475
2009 9$510
2004 8$1,135
2015 8$1,015
1985 8$1,100
1991 8$1,875
1979 7$2,275
2011 7$645
2001 7$1,410
2010 7$825
1990 7$1,850
1998 6$650
1980 6$420
1988 6$1,100
1971 6$6,200
2005 6$2,938
1984 6$500
1995 6$350
1977 5$355
2008 5$295
2013 5$500
1982 5$775
1986 4$11,266
2000 4$350
1978 4$1,450
1994 4$1,653
1975 4$525
1999 4$1,515
1964 3$65
2023 3$210
1983 3$200
1972 3$400
1993 3$150
1987 3$1,125
1981 3$2,800
1973 3$1,200
1961 2$200
1997 2$1,100
1996 2$510
1967 2$350
1976 2$1,100
1965 2$450
2003 2$525
1962 1$200
1957 1$100
1948 1$25
1974 1$300
1969 1$75


Donor affiliations


53% Alumni

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10% Students

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9% Parents

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37% Faculty/Staff

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11% Friends

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Donor list

Chris Bellon
Dennis D. Metz
Kirk McLaughlin photoKirk McLaughlin
James Banks
Scott Rawlings
Jamie, H, Price
Constance Fairchild
Denise M Mickalites
Anonymous
Patrick Boggs
John Abbott
Caitlin R Duke
Anne L. Greenwald
Martin Stern
Hubert Smith
Olivia
trisha b stavinoha
Leslie H. Cirigliano
Aaron Fenimore
Hugo Santana
Darin Adams
Sierra Lowe
Devin Clayton
Amanda Mathes
Kristin T Farr
Anonymous
Brenda
Anonymous
Justin Taylor
Richard Bendekovic
Joe Oliver
Gena G Wexler
Katie Barlowe
Andy Baxter
Clara G Reynolds
Anonymous
Michael W Ramsey
Alicia Stewart
Donald A Samples
John King photoJohn King
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Anonymous

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Carshonda Harris  photoCarshonda Harris matched $15
Aaron Scott photoAaron Scott matched $25
Don Armstrong photoDon Armstrong matched $25
Aaron Scott matched $25
Leslie Salling photoLeslie Salling matched $50
Lindsey Campbell photoLindsey Campbell matched $50
Caleb Tull photoThomas Tull matched $50
Patricia Caughran photoPatricia Caughran matched $50
Tanner Ball photoTanner Ball matched $50
Ivy Rowland Click photoIvy Click matched $100
Lynn Williams matched $100
Emily Brockelman photoEmily Brockelman matched $100
Dessi Foster photoDessi Foster matched $100
Aleisha Asbury photoAleisha Asbury matched $100
Tom L. Tull photoTom L. Tull matched $100
Karla Jolene Leybold photoKarla Leybold matched $120
Scott Jeffress photoScott Jeffress matched $191
Stephen Darden matched $150
Maggie Darden photoMaggie Darden matched $250
David P. Atkins matched $250
Scott Jeffress photoScott Jeffress matched $250
Chris Newell Kwasigroch photoChris Kwasigroch matched $250
Dr. Cornell Sneed matched $250
John King photoJohn King matched $250
Chris Kwasigroh matched $300
Justin Taylor photoJustin Taylor matched $300
Rebecca Muncy photoRebecca Muncy matched $300
Mike Stoots matched $500
George Little matched $500
The James Epps IV and Nancy Shaffer Fund matched $1,000
Heidi Dulebohn matched $1,000
Tim Belisle matched $1,000
Richard Clarke matched $2,500
Bart McKinney matched $5,000
Anonymous matched $5,000
John Wagle matched $5,000
An Anonymous Donor matched $5,000
Libby Tipton photoLibby Tipton gave $25
Karla Jolene Leybold photoKarla Leybold gave $30 because 3 donors made a gift in 1 day.
Judith Slagle gave $100
Pauline Douglas photoPauline Douglas gave $100
Lynn Williams gave $100
Jon See photoJon See gave $1,000