Give to Macalester Days 2024

2,607
Donors
130% of 2,000 Donor goal
$780,364
Donated
This campaign ended on March 30, 2024, 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

An Anonymous DonorJack Buan matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $100Just for Golf - Men and Women

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

An Anonymous DonorZhenmei Zhang matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $200Just for Class of 2013

An Anonymous DonorJim Smith matched $18 for each donor, donating a total of $234Just for Golf - Men and Women

An Anonymous DonorEthan Deutsch matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $300

Andy Han photoAndy Han matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $270Just for Alumni (2019)

Mike Skoien photoMichael Skoien matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Alumni donors who gave to Golf - Men and Women

Dan Ettinger photoDan Ettinger matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Class of 2004

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500Just for Soccer - Women

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500Just for Soccer - Men

An Anonymous DonorAn anonymous Quadball parent matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Club Quadball

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving

Josh Paulson photoJoshua Paulson matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Class of 2010

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,050Just for Football

An Anonymous DonorBurke Strickland '69 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,500Just for All Athletics

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,600Just for Class of 1979

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for Softball

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,250Just for Basketball - Men

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,000Just for Men's Open Ultimate

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,000Just for Tennis - Men and Women

An Anonymous DonorAn anonymous parent matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,000Just for Golf - Men and Women

An Anonymous DonorLeadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,000Just for Baseball

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Class of 2014

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Class of 2004

An Anonymous DonorSue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $13,000Just for Class of 1974

An Anonymous DonorA group of leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Class of 1994

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

An Anonymous DonorAlumni Board matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $26,746Just for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $30,000Just for Students

An Anonymous DonorAthletics leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $32,000Just for Athletic Teams

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $50,000Just for Classes between 2015 & 2023

An Anonymous DonorA group of parent leadership donors matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $75,000Just for Parents
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An Anonymous DonorEllie Virgin '09 gave $50 because 10 donors gave

Madeline Buckley photoMadeline Buckley gave $100 because 20 donors gaveJust for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $100 because 10 donors gaveJust for Class of 2012

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $250 because 10 donors gaveJust for Program Support

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Softball

Chelsey D Smith photoChelsey D Smith gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Class of 2006

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because $1,000 was given by donorsJust for Soccer - Women

An Anonymous DonorCynthia Truitt Lynch & Tim Lynch gave $1,500 because $1,500 was given by donorsJust for Tennis - Men and Women

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees Challenge Fund gave $100,000 because 2000 donors gave
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About GTMDs

Give to Macalester Days is an opportunity for Macalester’s community to come together and this year holds particular significance. Everyone is invited to celebrate 150 years since the college’s founding in 1874! 

Support the next 150 by making a gift to the area you love most—a department, team, program, or Macalester Fund designation.

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Our deepest thanks!

What an incredible Give to Macalester Days! Watching the Mac community pull together to support current students–and those yet to come–has been heartwarming and fun. Thank you for another amazing year! Check out more ways to be involved in Mac's Sesquicentennial at macalester.edu/150.

79 days ago by Eva Timmons
One hour to go!

Just one hour left in GTMDs 2024! Our heartfelt thanks to all who have made a gift so far. Let's bring it home!

80 days ago by Eva Timmons
Last Chance matching challenge!

Calling all alumni! The Alumni Board is matching gifts from fellow alumni dollar-for-dollar until the $26,746 matching fund is depleted. Get those matching dollars 💵💰💲

80 days ago by Eva Timmons
Just wow 🧡💙

We've surpassed our 2,000 donor goal! Thank you to everyone who made a gift! There's still time to build on our success. Can we reach 2,500 in our last day?

81 days ago by Eva Timmons
In honor of the Sesquicentennial . . .

We've surpassed 1,874 donors! Let's keep pushing to reach our goal!


81 days ago by Eva Timmons
1600 Grand!

We've reached 1600 donors! Lots of fun activity happening on campus today!


81 days ago by Eva Timmons
Past 500!

Thanks to the 500+ community members who helped kick off GTMDs by making a gift today! We're already over a quarter of the way to our donor goal! Please share with your Mac network and let them know why you give–we need to pull together to reach our goal.

82 days ago by Eva Timmons

Class LeaderboardThis Class Leaderboard reflects giving by Alumni and Students
ClassDonorsRaised ($)
200114$6,450
200815$1,805
197217$2,230
197610$1,225
201318$825
197011$4,825
19271$5
199118$3,185
20260$0
19570$0
19460$0
19581$150
19440$0
20280$0
19450$0
19501$200
202233$1,120
19696$2,500
199021$3,898
201826$1,460
19948$1,088
199316$28,125
201212$1,011
197514$9,150
200018$1,760
19958$1,350
200619$1,885
196819$2,760
199911$2,505
202031$1,535
202569$764
197413$15,875
202117$855
19654$350
197122$6,375
200714$1,140
200415$1,740
198312$1,100
19562$25
200521$2,040
199615$1,369
201520$1,055
201627$1,193
202690$1,450
201414$635
202487$4,871
197320$6,948
202790$2,867
201928$1,654
202339$1,630
199716$2,119
198711$607
199810$21,675
19380$0
19678$1,020
19480$0
20282$200
19370$0
19350$0
19430$0
19520$0
20039$775
19360$0
19490$0
19844$575
19644$250
19420$0
19602$250
19340$0
19400$0
20291$5
19611$100
19290$0
19300$0
19804$332
19591$150
19775$3,025
19511$100
19530$0
19470$0
19410$0
20098$595
19553$2,400
19636$1,150
19321$150
201724$942
19817$2,150
19281$78
19796$2,307
19665$650
202412$4,190
19895$1,100
199213$1,180
20108$1,550
20029$3,600
20119$420
198515$6,060
20273$110
19788$918
19886$5,950
20235$405
19540$0
20250$0
19825$481
19390$0
19330$0
20290$0
19624$900
19866$1,060
19310$0
Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon32%Alumni
Book icon14%Students
Parent icon18%Parents
Suitcase icon10%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon14%Friends
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Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Gave $100,000 during a Challenge!
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A group of parent leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $75,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
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Athletics leadership donors
Heart icon matched a total of $32,000
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund photo
Board of Trustees Challenge Fund
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
Alumni Board photo
Alumni Board
Heart icon matched a total of $26,746
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A group of leadership donors
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
Community Advocates photo
generated 1307 clicks and 188 gifts, totaling $17,637
Sue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73 photo
Sue Gerk Talley '74 and Douglas Perkins '73
Heart icon matched a total of $13,000

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