Student Emergency Fund

This campaign ends on December 31 at 11:59PM EST

Fordham COVID-19 Response Efforts

Around the world, life has changed as a result of COVID-19. But with the help of donor generosity, Fordham is responding.


$420,957
Fordham COVID-19 Response Efforts
$170,022
Student Emergency Fund
615 Donors
173 days Remain
$420,957 Donated

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As we continue to monitor the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak, many members of the Fordham community—alumni, friends, and parents—have asked how they can help those students impacted by things like campus closures and unforeseen financial hardship. 

For this reason, we have created the Fordham University Student Emergency Fund. This fund will offer supplemental financial assistance to qualifying students—100% of all gifts will support our students’ most pressing needs as they adapt to this new world we have all found ourselves in. 

Contributions to the Fordham University Student Emergency Fund will aid these students’ as they confront travel expenses, sudden loss of housing, medical emergencies or mental health crises, temporary loss of income, short-term food needs, and much more. Your gift will provide peace of mind for many students facing great uncertainty. 

Please consider making a gift to the Fordham University Student Emergency Fund and supporting our students during this unprecedented time. All gifts to the Student Emergency Fund will be matched, dollar-for-dollar, up to $50,000, thanks to the generosity of Fordham's Board of Trustees. 

The Fordham community is strong and resilient. We know we will all support each other however we can.

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11% Parents

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4% Students

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10% Faculty/Staff

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2% Friends

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Anonymous
Ellen Bradley Watson
Christopher Boccia
Jan Paul Hormillosa
Mary Anne Evangelist
Suzanne Bors Andrews
John Kalnberg & Mary Ellen Curley
Anonymous
David Kovacs
Anonymous
Jacqueline B. Wilkens
Greg Schaentzler
Renaldo Alba
Anonymous
Cindy grillet
Yaogui Huang
Anonymous
Suzanne Whelan & Michael
Nancy Delgado -Fabian & Peter
Anonymous
Gabriela C Walker
Liangqin Zhou
David Kovacs
HEATHER FOYE
John J Bayerl
Anonymous
MaryAnn (Fitzgerald) Bufalini
Darleen Eiermann
Yoko Nishimura
Daniel Colton
Karen M Mastrangelo
John Monaghan
John Chamble
Victoria S. Hibbs & Vincent J. Hibbs
Matthew P. Calhoun, GSB '17
Fordham University Board of Trustees
Anonymous
Patrick McEvoy
Anonymous
Laura Zeifang
Julie Fissinger
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Theresa Zilles Soberano matched $25
John Lumelleau & Loretta Lumelleau matched $10,000
Lexie Potamkin & Robert Potamkin matched $25,000
Fordham University Board of Trustees matched $50,000
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