Give Marquette Day 2021

4,104
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$3,571,689
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This campaign ended on March 03, 2021, but you can still make a gift to Marquette University by clicking here!
Matches
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An Anonymous DonorDavid Sando matched $50

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $100


An Anonymous DonorMike Bogenschutz, Arts ’86 & Jenny Bogenschutz matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorPatrick Fritz, Arts ’01 matched $1,000

An Anonymous DonorTerry Duffey, Arts ’61 matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorDr. Beth Erickson & Dr. Thomas Grist, Eng ’81 matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2,000

An Anonymous DonorJohn Mikulsky, Eng '67 matched $2,500

An Anonymous DonorDr. William Cullinan, Dean of the College of Health Sciences matched $5,000


An Anonymous DonorKevin McGavick, Comm ’93 matched $5,000

An Anonymous DonorEmeritus faculty member Dr. Ronald Zupko & Kay Zupko matched $10,000

An Anonymous DonorBrothers David Trautschold, Eng ’06 & Matt Trautschold, Eng ’04 matched $10,000

An Anonymous DonorJohn Byrne, Arts '78 & Susan Byrne, Sp '78 matched $10,000

An Anonymous DonorDwayne Moses, Eng ’87 matched $10,000

An Anonymous DonorClaire and Phil Hayes, Eng ’77 & Jill and Mark Zoromski matched $12,000

An Anonymous DonorMichael Mazurczak, Arts ’86, Law ’89 matched $15,000

An Anonymous DonorDan Scholl & Guadalupe Scholl matched $15,000

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $17,500

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $20,000

An Anonymous DonorJohn Byrne, Arts '78 & Susan Byrne, Sp '78 matched $20,000

An Anonymous DonorLaurie Petersen & Michael Petersen matched $25,000

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Couple from the Class of 1988 matched $25,000

An Anonymous DonorJohn Schaefer, Arts '66 & Terry Schaefer matched $25,000

An Anonymous DonorLacey Sadoff, Comm '05 matched $30,000

An Anonymous DonorDr. Paul Sackett, Arts ’75 & Dr. Pat Sackett, Arts ’75 matched $30,000

An Anonymous DonorLisa Osborne Ross, Jour ’84 & Claire Elizabeth Ross, Arts ’15 matched $45,000

An Anonymous DonorTrustee Emerita Mary Henke matched $50,000

An Anonymous DonorJim Balestrieri, Bus Ad ’77, Grad ’88 matched $60,000
Challenges
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An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $5

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $200 because 10 donors made a gift in 1 day

Ben Dombrowski photoBen Dombrowski gave $200


An Anonymous DonorSteve Ryan, Arts ’08 & Beth Warmuth Ryan, Arts ’08 gave $6,000

An Anonymous DonorTom Hulsebosch, Eng ’86 & Nancy Hulsebosch, Bus Ad '86 gave $200,000

An Anonymous DonorAn anonymous alumnus, Dent ’73 gave $1,000,000

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Alumni Family gave $1,000,000
About

Give Marquette Day is a special annual opportunity for the entire Marquette community to come together and support Marquette via gifts, giving challenges, and social media engagement. Participate today! 

HELP US REACH OUR GOAL: Make your gift today and be counted! Gifts of any amount to any fund count.

UNLOCK MATCHES AND CHALLENGES: Your gift can help unlock more than 50 matches and challenges throughout the day!

BE AN ADVOCATE. Sign up to become an advocate and help spread the word with #GiveMUDay. Advocacy is easy! Simply share messaging with your networks through social media, and our platform will track the difference you make in real-time.

Making a gift from your phone just got easier! Venmo, PayPal and Apple Pay are now available through Safari on iOS and Google Chrome on Android. 

Support any area that aligns with your passions on Give Marquette Day. Click below to learn more and keep scrolling to see all of the exciting matches and challenges.

AIM 2021 Challenge 

Center for Real Estate 2021 Challenge

COBA 2021 Challenge

School of Dentistry 2021 Challenge

Sport Excellence Fund 2021 Challenge 

Supply Chain 2021 Challenge

Updates
Parent Participation Challenge - Great News!

Past Marquette parents Laurie and Michael Petersen, P ’15, were so inspired that we reached our parent participation goal that they have given another $5,000 to student scholarships! Thank you to @MarquetteU parents for your support!

43 days ago by Taylor Schult
Thank you!

We are in awe of your generosity! This match has been fulfilled! 

Trustee emerita Mary Henke will give $3 for every $1 donated to the St. Joan of Arc Chapel Restoration Fund, up to $50,000. 

44 days ago by Amanda
St. Joan of Arc Restoration Fund Match

Trustee emerita Mary Henke will give $3 for every $1 donated to the St. Joan of Arc Chapel Restoration Fund, up to $50,000. 

Additionally, gifts to the St. Joan of Arc Restoration have the opportunity to be matched $2:$1 up to $250,000. Marquette has applied to a foundation who prefers to remain anonymous at this time.

44 days ago by Amanda
Help Us Reach 3,500 Donors!

An anonymous alumni family will contribute $1,000,000 to Marquette once we reach 3500 donors. Let's keep the momentum going! 


44 days ago by Amanda
Help us reach 3,000 donors!

Tom, Eng ’86, and Nancy, Bus Ad ’86, Hulsebosch will contribute $200,000 to support student scholarship and capital initiatives at Marquette once we reach 3,000 donors.

44 days ago by Taylor Schult
Thank you!

We surpassed our Power Hour goal AND secured our first #GiveMUDay participation challenge of the day, the 1881 Founders Challenge! Thank you for the outpouring of support! We are so grateful! Help us keep the momentum going and stay tuned for more exciting announcements! 

44 days ago by Amanda
College of Health Sciences Match

Daniel and Susan Cronin Real, Bus Ad ’81, will match support to the College of Health Sciences, up to $50,000. What a great way to keep #GiveMUDay momentum going and to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the college this year. 

44 days ago by Taylor Schult
Today is Give Marquette Day!

44 days ago by Amanda
1881 Founders Challenge

An anonymous alumnus, Dent ’73, will contribute $1,000,000 to Marquette once we reach 1881 donors.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Power Hour Participation Challenge

If 120 or more donors participate between noon and 1 p.m. CT, John Schaefer, Arts '66, and Terry Schaefer will contribute $45,000 to scholarship aid at Marquette.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
8 a.m. Participation Challenge

Barbara Witkiewicz, Arts '63, will donate $100 to Marquette for every donor who makes a gift between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. CT, up to $15,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
4 p.m. Participation Challenge

Greg, Arts ’81, and Cindy Archambault will donate $100 to Marquette for every donor who makes a gift between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. CT, up to $10,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
St. Joan of Arc Restoration Match

Gifts to the St. Joan of Arc Restoration have the opportunity to be matched $2:$1 up to $250,000.  Marquette has applied to a foundation who prefers to remain anonymous at this time.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
New Donor Challenge

An anonymous Marquette alum will give Marquette $200 for every new donor, up to $25,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Recurring Donor Challenge

An anonymous Marquette alum will give Marquette $1,000 for every recurring gift donor, up to $25,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
50 States Challenge

When we receive a gift from a donor in each of the 50 states, Paul Manghera, Bus Ad ’82, will give $1,000 to support Marquette students.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Northeast Participation Challenge

If 150 donors from the Northeast make a gift on Give Marquette Day, members of the Northeast Campaign Committee will give $34,000 to support scholarship aid. 

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
West Coast Participation Challenge

Suzanne and Tom Werner, Eng ’86, will donate $25,000 to Marquette once we reach a total of 100 donors from the West Coast on Give Marquette Day.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
West Coast Participation Match

An anonymous donor will give $100 to the Backpack Program for every donor from the West Coast who makes gift to any fund on Give Marquette Day, up to $7,500.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Immediate Impact Scholarship Donor Challenge

Greg, Eng ’07, Grad ’09, and Emily, Comm ’07, Grad ’10, Schumacher-Novak will donate $100 in support of student scholarship for each donor who supports scholarship (Scholarship Fund - General or a college-specific Scholarship Fund), up to $5,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
College of Nursing Participation Challenge

Mike, Eng ’81, and Lee Ann Dillis, Nurs ’80, will give $100 dollars for every College of Nursing alumnus/a who makes gift on Give Marquette Day, up to $17,500.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Klingler College of Arts & Sciences Participation Challenge

Megan and Michael Preiner will donate $50 for each College of Arts & Sciences alumnus/a who makes a gift on Give Marquette Day, up to $5,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Diederich College of Communication Participation Challenge

Joel, Sp ’79, and Nancy, Bus Ad ’79, Andryc will donate $100 for each College of Communication alumnus/a who makes a gift on Give Marquette Day, up to $25,000.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Opus College of Engineering Participation Challenge

An anonymous (Eng ‘64) donor couple will give $1,000 to support faculty excellence in the College of Engineering up to $115,000, for every College of Engineering alumnus/a who makes a gift on Give Marquette Day.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Graduate School Participation Challenge

Jessica Sheetz Nguyen, Grad ’99, and Kenneth Nguyen, Grad ’94, will donate $50 for each Graduate School alumnus/a who makes a gift on Give Marquette Day, up to $2,500.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult
Sartori Wine and Cheese Participation Incentive

Jim Sartori, Bus Ad '77, owner and CEO of Sartori Cheese, will award an artisan cheese and wine gift box to the 1939th donor on Give Marquette Day in honor of the year Sartori Cheese was founded.

45 days ago by Taylor Schult

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An anonymous alumnus, Dent ’73 photo
An anonymous alumnus, Dent ’73
Gave $1,000,000 during a Challenge!
An Anonymous Alumni Family photo
An Anonymous Alumni Family
Gave $1,000,000 during a Challenge!
Tom Hulsebosch, Eng ’86 photo
Tom Hulsebosch, Eng ’86
Gave $200,000 during a Challenge!
Jim Balestrieri, Bus Ad ’77, Grad ’88 photo
Jim Balestrieri, Bus Ad ’77, Grad ’88
matched a total of $60,000
Trustee Emerita Mary Henke photo
Trustee Emerita Mary Henke
matched a total of $50,000
Lisa Osborne Ross, Jour ’84 photo
Lisa Osborne Ross, Jour ’84
matched a total of $45,000
Dr. Paul Sackett, Arts ’75 photo
Dr. Paul Sackett, Arts ’75
matched a total of $30,000
Lacey Sadoff, Comm '05 photo
Lacey Sadoff, Comm '05
matched a total of $30,000
An Anonymous Couple from the Class of 1988 photo
An Anonymous Couple from the Class of 1988
matched a total of $25,000
John Schaefer, Arts '66 photo
John Schaefer, Arts '66
matched a total of $25,000

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