165% of $150,000 goal
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An Anonymous DonorNicholas Kerr matched $200

An Anonymous DonorMelanie J Norton matched $990


Join Franklin College for our eighth annual day of giving. Gifts today will support the Franklin Fund, which allow students to pursue their passion. Be bold and help students' dreams come true, wear your gold and blue, #GivetoGRIZ! Follow along during this 24-hour period and share your pride for FC on social media and through this platform.

You Did It! Again!

Stretch goal of $175,000 was met and we are just so in awe of you, grizzlies! You unlocked $25,000 and WE THANK YOU!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
Happy Hour Challenge Unlocked!

You nailed it! Reached our goal of raising $5,000 between 5:00-7:00pm AND unlocked $5,000! THANK YOU!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
You Did It!

$150,000 unlocked $10,000 MORE! We could not be more grateful. We thank you, our students thank you, the entire FC community thanks you. And, we have exciting news to share! Be sure to watch your inbox for a message about an additional challenge!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
75% Challenge Unlocks $25,000!

That’s right! 2-5-0-0-0!! Thanks to our donors getting us to 75% of goal, another $25,000 was unlocked! Way to go, Grizzlies!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
Halfway Challenge Unlocked!

WOW! Stand up and cheer! We have reached the halfway point! $75,000 raised unlocked $15,000! Something to be very proud of! THANK YOU!

Have you created your personal plea? Show us!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
$10,000 Challenge Unlocked!!

You've done it again! With the $10,000 raised mile marker being reached we have unlocked the second match challenge of $10,000! THANK YOU! We are feeling the Grizzly love! 

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
$1,834 Challenge Unlocked!

Can you believe it? We have already raised $1,834 this EARLY AM, and we are very thankful! We have unlocked the first challenge of $1,834 (Franklin's founding year) thanks to this generous showing. Let's keep up the energy!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan
The Wait Is Finally Over!

It's midnight at Franklin College which means #GivetoGRIZ has begun! For the next 24 hours, Grizzlies from all over the globe will be celebrating all things Franklin College, sharing their FC stories, and giving back to the Franklin Fund. Gifts made today will directly impact current and future students.

The goal today is to raise $150,000 by midnight EST in order to secure an additional $10,000 in Franklin Fund challenge gifts. THANK YOU!

286 days ago by Lee Ann Jourdan

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