Give to Macalester Days 2023

2,568
Donors
128% of 2,000 Donor goal
$928,682
Donated
This campaign ended on April 01, 2023, but you can still make a gift to Macalester College by clicking here!
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Elena Tonc photoElena Tonc matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $50Just for Class of 2013

Andy Han photoAndy Han matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Alumni (2019)

An Anonymous DonorKwame Fynn matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Class of 2013

Jason Kohn photoJason Kohn matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Class of 2020

An Anonymous DonorJana Hong matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Class of 2017

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 2018 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $200Just for Class of 2018

An Anonymous DonorChelsey Smith (Olsen) matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $206Just for Class of 2006

An Anonymous DonorStuart Chmielewski & Megan (Thieme) Chmielewski matched $20 for each donor, donating a total of $240Just for Class of 2006

David Wick photoDavid Wick matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Class of 1991

Catherine Neuschler photoCatherine Neuschler matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Class of 2002

An Anonymous DonorMerita Bushi matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $816Just for Class of 2014

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 2008 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,600Just for Class of 2008

An Anonymous DonorCatie K Smith matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $1,600Just for Faculty/Staff

Dan Ettinger photoDan Ettinger matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $1,600Just for Financial Aid

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 1983 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,800Just for Class of 1983

An Anonymous DonorA forensics leadership donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,500Just for Forensics

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 1988 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,500Just for Class of 1988

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 2013 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,600Just for Class of 2013

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 2003 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $12,000Just for Class of 2003

An Anonymous DonorA group of parent leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $20,000Just for Parents

An Anonymous DonorMembers of the Alumni Board matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $25,000Just for Faculty/Staff

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $25,000Just for Students

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 1978 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Class of 1978

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 1993 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Class of 1993

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors from the Class of 1998 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Class of 1998

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $50,000Just for Classes between 2014 & 2022

An Anonymous DonorA group of parent leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $60,000Just for Parents

An Anonymous DonorA group of Athletics leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $70,000
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Mike Skoien photoMike Skoien gave $500 because $500 was given by donorsJust for Golf - Men and Women

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund gave $100,000 because 2000 donors gave
Incentives
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For one gift generated with your unique link, you will receive a Macalester pennant to display your school pride

Generate 3 Gifts
For three gifts generated with your unique link, you will receive a custom Macalester luggage tag to show your school pride wherever you travel

Generate 5 Gifts
For five gifts generated with your unique link, you will receive a Macalester beanie to show your school pride

Generate 10 Gifts
For ten gifts generated with your unique link, we’ll send you a copy of a book of your choice written or edited by a Macalester faculty member
About

Give to Macalester Days is an opportunity for the entire Macalester community to come together to support and celebrate the place that ties us all together.

Every gift, no matter the amount, helps us to reach our goal of 2,000 donors and unlock an additional $100,000 courtesy of members of the Board of Trustees!  

Give to what you care about most–whether that is a department, athletic team, or Macalester Fund designation:

  • Financial Aid
  • Program Support
  • Faculty Support
  • Racial Equity Support
  • Student Emergency Aid
  • Athletics
  • Support it All 

Your gift goes directly to support Macalester students and the good they do in the world.

Updates
High five, team!

389 days ago by Eva Timmons
Incredible!

A huge thank you to the 2,000+ community members who helped us surpass our donor goal and unlock an additional $100,000 for the Macalester Fund! Y’all are the best!


389 days ago by Eva Timmons
1600 Grand!

We’ve surpassed 1,600 donors. Thank you to everyone who has given thus far and a special shout-out to the on-campus folks who brought the excitement today!

390 days ago by Eva Timmons
Over halfway there!

We’ve surpassed 1,000 donors. Amazing! Thanks to everyone who has already given. Let’s keep the momentum going. Help us reach our goal of 2,000 donors by sharing with your Mac network. Every gift–no matter the size–makes a difference.

390 days ago by Eva Timmons
A message from Dr. Kathryn Kay Coquemont

Hear from Dr. Coquemont, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, about the amazing things happening in Mac’s Student Affairs division and how to support them during Give to Macalester Days!

390 days ago by Eva Timmons
Today's a big day!

Today is the on-campus day of the Give to Macalester Days campaign, as well as Mac Madness–our push for Athletics giving! Keep an eye on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to get a sense of the excitement.

390 days ago by Eva Timmons
A quarter of the way to our donor goal!

A huge thank you to the 500+ donors who have made a gift since the start of Give to Macalester Days! Please share with your Mac network to help us reach our goal of 2,000 donors and unlock an additional $100,000 for the Macalester Fund, courtesy of members of the Board of Trustees.

391 days ago by Eva Timmons
And we're off!

Collectively, Macalester donors support our students on and off campus, as learners, athletes, activists, and compassionate humans. Whatever your capacity to give, we appreciate your investment in hope for Macalester, our students, and our bright future.

392 days ago by Eva Timmons

Class LeaderboardThis Class Leaderboard reflects giving by Alumni and Students
Class YearDonorsRaised ($)
199411$7,255
201212$1,455
197516$5,190
19778$1,200
196910$3,185
197223$18,645
200212$9,450
197417$20,373
202126$570
198519$4,555
199316$19,515
200619$5,201
199515$2,354
198910$2,750
200018$2,086
197118$28,665
201521$610
197614$6,410
202053$1,762
196514$3,500
200311$3,825
196713$2,900
197812$5,475
199015$28,560
196813$2,985
202582$1,622
202361$2,281
201942$1,371
199118$4,676
202445$2,151
200816$1,022
202676$1,955
201645$1,892
19808$5,685
202257$2,223
20048$2,425
198310$1,960
200711$1,616
198712$5,715
201112$1,480
20019$1,220
199910$1,686
201739$2,504
19625$800
201832$1,260
19868$5,985
199213$21,155
198814$6,885
199713$3,900
201325$1,575
199612$1,535
197012$8,500
197911$1,070
197329$8,550
19631$500
19582$1,100
19614$1,500
19511$200
19827$1,120
19666$1,100
19520$0
19591$250
200522$4,680
19540$0
19645$1,450
19500$0
19570$0
19563$250
19530$0
19552$2,600
19843$1,350
19602$400
19817$2,444
201423$1,723
20096$615
20109$575
19986$5,425
Donor Affiliations
Book icon12%Students
Gradhat icon37%Alumni
Parent icon16%Parents
Suitcase icon10%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon10%Friends
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Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Gave $100,000 during a Challenge!
A group of Athletics leadership donors photo
A group of Athletics leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $70,000
A group of parent leadership donors photo
A group of parent leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $60,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1998 photo
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1998
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1993 photo
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1993
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
Members of the Alumni Board photo
Members of the Alumni Board
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1978 photo
A group of leadership donors from the Class of 1978
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000

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