Class of 2024 Senior Class Gift

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About

Senior Class Gift 

Furman aims to grow students who excel in all areas, including philanthropy and service. The Senior Class Gift program allows each graduating class to begin their legacy as alumni by making a gift to support Furman. This campaign aims to unify each class under the common goal of becoming lifelong philanthropic supporters of Furman. 

Give $75 or more 

Senior donors who give $75 or more by 11:59 PM EST on December 31, 2023, will receive a personalized brick by the Bell Tower in time for commencement weekend in May. 

Donors at this level will also receive a commencement cord and an invitation to a Donor Appreciation Event in the spring. Donors at and above this level will also be included in drawings throughout the year. The Donor Appreciation Event is sponsored by the Office of Development and the SGA Senior Class Reps with wine provided by David Trone '77, founder and CEO of Total Wine and More. 

Give $20.24 or more 

Senior donors who give $20.24 or more prior to commencement will receive an invitation to a Donor Appreciation Event in the spring. Donors at this level will also receive a commencement cord and will be included in drawings throughout the year. The Donor Appreciation Event is sponsored by the Office of Development and the SGA Senior Class Reps with wine provided by David Trone '77, founder and CEO of Total Wine and More. 

All senior class donors who make a gift of $1 or more will receive a purple Bell Tower pin to wear on their regalia at commencement. 

For questions about the Senior Class Gift, please contact Emily Peck, Assistant Director of Annual Giving for Philanthropy Education at emily.peck@furman.edu. 

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Make your Leadership-Level Gift by December 31! Bricks by the Bell Tower

Hey Seniors!

I hope your break is off to a great start. A friendly reminder that if you may your gift of $75 or more by December 31, you can receive your custom brick by the Bell Tower by Commencement weekend! 

Here's how you can secure your brick by commencement weekend:

1. Make your gift on this page by clicking "Give Now" by December 31.

2. Designate your gift to any existing fund you'd like! 

3. Be on the lookout for an email on completing your brick form by January 5. 

and that's it!

Have any questions? Email emily.peck@furman.edu. 

We can't wait to welcome y'all back to kick start 2024!

183 days ago by Emily Theall
Welcome Class of 2024!

Welcome Class of 2024 to your Senior Class Gift page! Throughout the year, this page will be used for updates, news, and happenings surrounding your fundraising efforts for the Senior Class Gift. 

We're getting ready to kick-off those efforts on Thursday, October 19 with the Senior Class Gift Launch Party! Join us from 4-6pm for lite bites and apps to learn from your SGA Reps on this year's Senior Class Gift. RSVP here by Friday, October 13!

Have questions? Email your SGA Reps or contact Emily Peck '15, Assistant Director of Annual Giving, Philanthropy Education, at emily.peck@furman.edu.

260 days ago by Emily Theall

Class of 2024 -Designations
DesignationsDonorsRaised ($)
Performing and Fine Arts9$393
Heller Service Corps6$250
Areas of Greatest Need21$1,289
Furman United (high-need scholarship)16$725
Women's Golf0$0
Study Away10$381
The Hill Institute for Innovation and Entreprenuership0$0
Chemistry8$376
Psychology (Charles L. Brewer Endowed Fund)15$529
Biology15$654
Men's Soccer1$25
Women's Basketball0$0
Sociology (Sociology Department Special Needs Fund)2$95
Chemistry - Friends, Alumni & Business Benefactors Research Fund (C-FABB)2$70
Politics and International Affairs7$181
Men's Golf0$0
Men's Tennis1$45
Health Sciences25$954
Economics (Richard A. Stanford Engaged Learning in Economics Fund)7$460
Asian Studies (Jones Asian Studies)2$60
Student Activities (Student Life)4$136
History (History Department Alumni Annual Fund)3$116
Religion (John C. Shelley Fund for Theology and Ethics)1$10
Modern Languages and Literatures9$464
Softball0$0
Mathematics (Wylie Scholarships for Mathematics)4$210
Neuroscience (William Blaker Endowed Fund)1$20
Paladin Scholarship Fund3$120
Men's Track & Cross Country0$0
English (English Department Special Needs Fund)3$225
Fraternity and Sorority Life (Greek Life Fund)9$493
Business Analytics Lab1$1
Music (Pianos for Paladins - Steinway Piano Advantage)4$140
Men's Basketball1$75
Tocqueville Program2$150
Computer Science (Nanney Internship & Research Fund)4$290
General Scholarship Fund5$211
Physics (Lynn Riggins Fund)4$246
Cothran Center for Vocational Reflection2$35
Mock Trial4$245
Communication Studies7$400
Furman Singers6$348
Graduate Studies (Graduate Student Support Fund)0$0
Service Learning0$0
Women's Tennis0$0
Commemorative Markers Fund0$0
Staff Community Scholarship Endowment1$75
Shucker Center for Leadership Development3$145
Classics (Classics Department Special Needs Fund - Classical Languages)0$0
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)0$0
Lacrosse0$0
Women's Soccer0$0
Volleyball0$0
Furman University Libraries (Friends of the Furman University Libraries)3$115
Art6$290
Education (John Gordon Holt Scholarship)2$150
The Riley Institute3$90
Institute for the Advancement of Community Health (IACH)3$133
Dins Dialogue2$150
Bridges to a Brighter Future Special Needs2$125
Paladin Career Treks Fund (Career Services Fund)0$0
Paladin Scholarship Fund3$120
Philosophy (Philosophy Special Needs Fund)2$150
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