Pioneer Club

32% of $15,000 goal
This campaign ended on February 15, 2022, but you can still make a gift to Marietta College by clicking here!
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Kimberly Sheasley photoKimberly Sheasley matched $50

An Anonymous DonorJay Read matched $50

Chris Zernick Suter photoChris Zernick Suter matched $200

Maureen E Morgan photoMaureen E Morgan matched $200

An Anonymous DonorFrancesca Redshaw matched $250

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $500

An Anonymous DonorRuth Gilbert-Whitner matched $500

An Anonymous DonorCharles Reynolds matched $500

An Anonymous DonorCharles Reynolds matched $500

Tim & Valerie Byers photoTim Byers matched $600

Valerie photoValerie Tharp Byers matched $600

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2,500

Leslie Straub Ritter photoLeslie Straub Ritter matched $5,000

An Anonymous DonorJim '69 and Cindy Buck Wilson '70 matched $15,000
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Paul R Geisler photoPaul Geisler gave $100

An Anonymous DonorGrant Callery & Jackie Callery gave $250
Generate 3 Gifts
Inspire 3 or more gifts, and you'll be entered to win 2 passes to the VIP Steinhagen Suite for an MC home game!

Give $500
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When you make a gift of $500 or more, we'll say thank you with a single barrel hand-selected bottle of whiskey from Knob Creek. Each is hand etched and painted with the Erwin Tower logo in gold. Don't miss this opportunity to add a unique bottle to your collection!

Give $100
Make a gift of $100 or more, and you'll be entered to win a free stay at the Fairfield Inn during Homecoming 2022! (To enter without making a gift, please email your name and contact information to

Give $1,835
None Left!
Join or renew your membership in the President's Circle with a gift of $1835 or more, and we'll thank you for your generosity with a bottle of special Elijah Craig bourbon etched with the silhouette of Erwin Hall.
Gifts to Pioneer Club contribute to...
2022 Day of Giving
1,165 Donors - $262,884 Donated

The Pioneer Club is a component of The Marietta Fund and the official fundraising unit of Marietta athletics, providing donations to the athletic department in support of Marietta student-athletes, coaches and teams. 

Your gift to the Pioneer Club will support all 23 Sports, 1 Team, enabling our student-athletes to continue traveling and competing safely, while helping coaches recruit future classes of Pioneers. Marietta's coaches, along with the Director of Athletics, have developed a list of priorities that will be funded by the unrestricted dollars received through The Pioneer Club. If you are interested in designating your gift to a specific sport, simply specify "other" as your designation, and then indicate the team  you would like to support.

Live Esports Stream
A message from Women's Basketball

What do the Pioneers of Women's Basketball love most about MC? Watch their video to learn more, including how your love impacts them when you show your support.

If you'd like to invest in the team specifically, choose "other" as your designation and then indicate "Women's Basketball" when you make your gift.

287 days ago by Kathryn Gloor
Women's Soccer says thank you for your love!

The Pioneers on the Women's Soccer team recently took a break from training to demonstrate their love for The Long Blue Line.

If you'd like to share your love by investing in the team specifically, make sure you choose "other" as your designation, and then indicate "Women's Soccer" as your choice.

288 days ago by Kathryn Gloor
Don't miss our Day of Giving gaming marathon!

You may have heard about Marietta College's newest varsity team, but have you ever seen them in action? 

As a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports, we compete nationally in games such as Rocket League, League of Legends, Rainbow Six, Overwatch, and Super Smash Brothers. Join the Pioneers for a special Day of Giving marathon to celebrate the love they have for the game, and for our alma mater. Click here to watch live via Twitch from noon - 9:00 p.m. on Monday, February 14, and from 9:00 a.m. - 6:35 p.m. on Tuesday, February 15! 

  To direct your gift to our Esports team specifically, please select "Other" as your designation and indicate "Esports" during check out.

289 days ago by Kathryn Gloor
A special match just for Pioneer Club donors!

Thanks to the generosity of Jim '69 and Cindy Buck Wilson '70, when you make a gift to The Pioneer Club during our Day of Giving, you will release an equivalent gift to an endowed fund, up to $15,000. Don't miss this opportunity to have your donation doubled in support of our student-athletes!

294 days ago by Kathryn Gloor

Class and Greek LeaderboardThe Class and Greek Leaderboard reflects giving from Alumni, Students, Parents, Greek
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Kathryn Gloor photo
generated 3343 clicks and 119 gifts, totaling $20,778
Jim '69 and Cindy Buck Wilson '70 photo
Jim '69 and Cindy Buck Wilson '70
matched a total of $15,000
Pat Loreno Willis photo
generated 33 clicks and 17 gifts, totaling $7,225
Leslie Straub Ritter photo
matched a total of $5,000
Renee '84 and Dan Gallagher photo
Renee '84 and Dan Gallagher
matched a total of $5,000
Renee Bailey Gallagher '84 photo
Renee Bailey Gallagher '84
matched a total of $5,000
Mark Vizza photo
generated 114 clicks and 26 gifts, totaling $3,767
Laura Stange Regan photo
generated 125 clicks and 51 gifts, totaling $3,020
Paul R Geisler photo
Gave $100 during a Challenge!
generated 90 clicks and 10 gifts, totaling $2,835
Community Advocates photo
generated 314 clicks and 27 gifts, totaling $2,847