Rowdy the Roadrunner Statue 2023

6% of $38,950 goal
This campaign ended on March 31, 2023, but you can still make a gift to Metropolitan State University of Denver by clicking here!
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Generate 7 gifts, and you will receive an MSU Denver flannel.

Donate $5,000
With your gift of $5,000 or more you will receive a miniature bronze replica of the statue.

Donate $500
With your gift of $500 or more, you will have your name added to a plaque on the base of the statue.

Donate $25
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With your gift of $25, you will receive a branded MSU Denver reusable bag.
Gifts to Rowdy the Roadrunner Statue 2023 contribute to:
MSU Denver Day of Giving 2023
1,580 Donors - $275,682 Donated

Rowdy the Roadrunner Statue

The Alumni Association is embarking on an exciting project to bring a life-sized Rowdy the Roadrunner statue to campus. This 7-foot bronze statue will be installed (at a location to be determined) on campus and will be an incredible symbolic representation of Roadrunner pride! Join your fellow Roadrunners to help bring this important piece of pride and tradition to the University! 

  1. 🎁 Make a gift. Join the race and make your gift to any area on campus. 
  2. 🤝Create a match or challenge gift. Encourage others to make a gift by creating a match or challenge gift on any of our featured crowdfunding projects. When you make a gift to the Philanthropy Fund, your support will be used to set up match and challenge gifts on our featured projects!
  3. 💗❤ Share your Roadrunner Pride. Spread the word about giving day! Sign up to become a Social Media Advocate to receive our social media toolkit containing sample posts and photos. Generate five or more gifts, and you will be entered in a drawing to win a Nintendo Switch Lite
  4. ☎ Tune in to our Day of Giving telethon to hear about some of our featured projects and various campus areas.
  5. 🐶Request an MSU Denver pet bandanna to make your pet a Day of Giving mascot! Email
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