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Lincoln Memorial University was founded on February 12, 1897. Over 125 years later, we celebrate this anniversary with LMU’s Founders Day of Giving. During this time, LMU alumni, faculty, staff, students, come together to give their twenty to the top hat in support of LMU and to commemorate its anniversary. The goal this year is to achieve 750 individual donors, and we are asking you to help us reach our goal! 

In honor of the conclusion of the year-long 125th anniversary celebration, every person who makes a gift this year for Founders Day of Giving will have their name placed inside of an LMU time capsule which is set to be buried on February 14th. Become part of LMU’s history and help us reach our goal by giving your twenty to the top hat today! 

Mr. Jay Shoffner Issues a Challenge to LMU!

Mr. Jay Shoffner, a member of the LMU Board of Trustees, has issued a Founders Day of Giving challenge to the entire LMU community to help us reach our 750 donor goal. For each person who makes a gift to Founders Day of Giving between now and February 12, Mr. Shoffner will make a $5 matching gift up to $1,000! Now is the time to give. Your gift can have an even bigger impact when you give Twenty for the Top Hat today!

303 days ago by Jared Zanet
Dr. Metz Issues a Challenge to the LMU School of Business!

Dr. Kelsey Metz, Interim Dean of the School of Business, has issued a challenge to the LMU School of Business faculty, staff, and students. Dr. Metz will match dollar-for-dollar gifts from her department up to $125 in order to help us reach our goal. Thank you, Dr. Metz!

304 days ago by Jared Zanet
Dr. Sellers Issues a Challenge to Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences!

Dr. Martin Sellers, Dean of the LMU School of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, has issued a matching challenge to his entire department to help us reach our goal! He will be matching dollar-for-dollar up to $150 for all gifts made to from his department. Thank you, Dr. Sellers!

304 days ago by Jared Zanet
LMU-Knoxville Celebrates Founders Day of Giving!

This week, LMU-Knoxville students, faculty, and staff celebrated Founders Day of Giving and gave their Twenty for the Top Hat to do their part in helping us reach our donor goal. The participation of the entire LMU community makes a major impact in reaching our goal! If you know someone who hasn't made a gift yet, consider reaching out to help spread our message!

309 days ago by Jared Zanet

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