Roar & Raise 2024

2,124
Donors
106% of 2,000 Donor goal
$1,602,587
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An Anonymous DonorVivian "Joy" Folsom '02 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for School of Creative Arts and Letters General Fund

An Anonymous DonorGrant R. Gillenwater '09 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for School of Liberal Arts & Science

An Anonymous DonorSouth State Bank matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Business School Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000Just for Lacrosse Facility

An Anonymous DonorWilliam R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $350,000
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An Anonymous DonorJames R. Mernik '21 gave $1,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Alumni (2013-2023)

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 300 donors gaveJust for Parents

An Anonymous DonorVivian "Joy" Folsom '02 gave $1,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Science Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Hospitality and Tourism Management Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorQuinn Harrington gave $1,000 because 20 donors gaveJust for Visual and Performing Arts Fund for Excellence

An Anonymous DonorJames R. Mernik '21 gave $5,000 because 50 donors gaveJust for Lambda Chi Alpha

An Anonymous DonorEric, Giselle, and Daisey Thompson gave $10,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Music Hall Fund

An Anonymous DonorThe Stellar Group gave $20,000 because 2000 donors gave
About

The 6th Annual Roar and Raise Giving Challenge: Flagler Forward Edition! 

Join your fellow Saints to support Flagler students, facilities, and programs in just 48 hours! This annual giving challenge takes place every spring semester and calls upon all alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends of Flagler to come together and support all areas of our Flagler community.

Matches and Challenges

The Roar & Raise 1:1 Dollar Challenge
For every dollar donated to ANY fund, one dollar will be donated to the Flagler Fund, up to $350,000.
(Sponsored by the William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust)

Flagler Athletics Challenge
Our Flagler Saints have been challenged to garner the most donors for their athletic team. The top 4 athletic teams with the highest participation percentage by the end of the challenge will receive an additional prize grant. To keep an even playing field, the participation percentage is based on the roster size of each team. 
1st Place - $4,000
2nd Place - $2,000
3rd Place - $1,000
4th Place - $500

(Sponsored by Board of Trustee Member, Ms. Angela I. Brav
and Mr. Tony A. Bulak)


The Stellar Participation Challenge
If 2,000 donors participate in Roar & Raise, $20,000 will be unlocked for the Flagler Fund. 
(Sponsored by The Stellar Group)

Young Alumni Challenge
If 100 young alumni ('13 - '23) participate in Roar & Raise, $1,000 will be unlocked for the Flagler Fund.
(Sponsored by Mr. James R. Mernik '21)

Parent Challenge
If 300 parents participate in Roar & Raise, $1,000 will be unlocked for the Flagler Fund.
(Sponsored by Anonymous Donor)

Faculty Staff Participation Challenge
The first 3 academic and staff departments that meet 100% participation, or closest to 100% by the end of the challenge, will receive an additional prize grant for their school or division. Roar & Raise participation will be added to annual participation totals to determine the winners.
(Sponsored by The Stellar Group)

Student Club Challenge
The student club with the most donors and most dollars raised will win additional prize money for their campus club.

1st Place - $250
2nd Place - $150
3rd Place - $100

(Sponsored by Board of Trustee Member, Ms. Kim Ragland Wheeler)


School of Business Challenge
For any donation to the School of Business, your gift will be matched 1:1 up to $5,000.
(Sponsored by South State Bank)

Hospitality & Tourism Management Challenge
If 25 donors give to the HTM Fund for Excellence, $1,000 will be unlocked for the HTM Fund for Excellence.
(Sponsored by Anonymous Donor)

 

School of Liberal Arts & Sciences 

 For every dollar given to the School of Liberal Arts & Sciences, your gift will be matched 1:1, up to $2,000

(Sponsored by Mr. Grant R. Gillenwater '09) 


Science Fund for Excellence 

 If 25 donors make a gift to the Science Fund for Excellence, $1,000 will be unlocked for this fund.

(Sponsored by Vivian "Joy" Folsom '02) 


School of Creative Arts & Letters 

 For every dollar given to the School of Creative Arts & Letters, your gift will be matched 1:1, up to $1,000

(Sponsored by Vivian "Joy" Folsom '02)


Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Fund for Excellence 

 If 20 donors make a gift to the VPA Fund for Excellence, $1,000 will be unlocked for the VPA Fund

(Sponsored by Quinn Harrington '96) 


Lacrosse Facility Challenge  

 For every dollar donated to the Lacrosse Facility, one dollar will be matched 1:1, up to $50,000

  (Sponsored by an Anonymous Donor)

 

Music Hall Challenge

If 25 donors make a gift to the Music Hall, $10,000 will be unlocked for the Music Hall Fund. 

(Sponsored by Eric, Giselle and Daisey Thompson)

Updates
One Goal Completed! One More To Go! 🦁

We have surpassed our goal of $1,000,000! Thank you all for your generosity. 

Can you help us reach our 2,000 donor goal before midnight? 

We only need 207 donors to get there. 

16 days ago by Alyssa Hull
Flagler Faculty Cameos Are Back!

Due to popular demand, we've brought back the Flagler Faculty Video Message Challenge for the final day of Roar & Raise!

Want to hear from your favorite Flagler Faculty member and support students? Participate in Roar and Raise as part of our Flagler Faculty Celebrity “Cameos.” Any alumni that make a gift of $25 or more today, April 4th, between 11am to 11pm EST, will be invited the week after Roar & Raise to complete a form requesting a special personalized message from one of our participating faculty members. A few weeks after Roar & Raise, we will email you the video from the faculty member you selected. Please visit roarandraise.flagler.edu to make your gift and thank you for supporting our students.

16 days ago by Jeffrey Davitt

Flagler Athletics ChallengeKeep track of the Flagler Athletics Challenge. The team with the highest giving percentage will receive an extra $4,000!
SportDonorsRaised ($)%
Men's Golf13$570108.3%
Men's Cross Country68$5,183261.5%
Men's Track and Field20$3,10090.9%
Women's Golf36$3,029514.3%
Sports Performance Fund6$18560.0%
Women's Track and Field13$1,430185.7%
Men's Soccer32$4,235118.5%
Men's Tennis11$1,587110.0%
Men's Lacrosse108$10,878186.2%
Women's Soccer12$2,20066.7%
Women's Cross Country112$8,557361.3%
Men's Basketball39$5,035260.0%
Softball48$2,595282.4%
Women's Basketball36$4,125257.1%
Women's Lacrosse22$5,04244.9%
Women's Tennis9$1,945128.6%
Baseball35$6,18292.1%
Cheerleading30$1,765136.4%
Volleyball231$12,2301155.0%
Student Club ChallengeThe student club with the most donors and the most dollars raised will each receive additional prize money!
Student ClubDonorsRaised ($)Goal (Donors)%
Student Government Association9$3458610.5%
Aura Agency18$1,8558620.9%
Lambda Chi Alpha104$8,32586120.9%
Surf Team Fund21$1,6058624.4%
Black Student Union12$5558614.0%
Alpha Sigma Alpha5$285865.8%
Paranormal Club10$4608611.6%
Deaf Awareness6$195867.0%
Dance Team14$5308616.3%
Cru Club1$5861.2%
Green Beans Environmental Club6$415867.0%
Natural Sciences Club4$160864.7%
Enactus2$75862.3%
Sailing Club5$1,602865.8%
META Club (Metaphysic Esoteric Theocratic Association)10$5108611.6%
Flagler College Democrats5$325865.8%
AFP and Lions Den Fund20$5308623.3%
Phi Alpha Omega Club105$3,14886122.1%
Student Accounting Society0$0860.0%
Read the Room1$25861.2%
Student Theatre Organization4$350864.7%
SOCI-ABLES4$170864.7%
Flagler Pride Alliance8$360869.3%
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Book icon9%Students
Parent icon27%Parents
Suitcase icon10%Faculty/Staff
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William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust
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Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
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Gave $10,000 during a Challenge!
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Heart icon matched a total of $5,000
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James R. Mernik '21
Gave $5,000 during a Challenge!
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Grant R. Gillenwater '09
Heart icon matched a total of $2,000
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Anonymous
Gave $1,000 during a Challenge!
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Gave $1,000 during a Challenge!