2019 Maroon & Gold Challenge

By Paul Morgan

This campaign ended on October 25, 2019, but you can still make a gift to Norwich University by clicking here!

The Maroon & Gold Challenge is all about supporting your team and a little friendly competition amongst programs. Make a gift to your favorite Norwich Athletics team between October 21 and 25 and help them win additional money to support your favorite program!

There will be incentive challenges throughout the week to promote alumni, family, friends, and teams to make a gift and share this campaign.

1) Take a photo with your family, kids, or pets showing their Cadet pride and post it on social media to help your favorite Norwich Athletic program win a $250 prize! You must "like/follow" Norwich University Cadets (@NorwichCadets) on Facebook or Twitter and "tag" them in your post and set it to "public" in order to participate. 

The post must also mention the program of your choice, #ClimbtotheTop, and the link https://www.givecampus.com/pqz0xf. The post with the most combined likes and shares/retweets by the end of the week wins!"

Winner: Women's Soccer/Women's Lacrosse (Coach Heather Faasse)

2) In honor of Norwich's Bicentennial in 2019, the program that receives the 200th gift during the week will win a bonus for their program! Prize = $250

Winner: Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving

3) The program that receives the most current student donations during the Challenge wins an incentive! Prize = $250

Winner: Men's Lacrosse

4) Whichever program receives the most total donations throughout the week wins a bonus! Prize = $250

Winner: Men's Lacrosse

Make your gift today and support our amazing athletes and teams!



Team Leaderboards

Norwich Athletic ProgramsDonorsDollars
Men's Lacrosse 206$10,707
Women's Hockey 133$6,910
Men's Wrestling 73$6,628
Men's Hockey 71$5,310
Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving 51$3,516
Men's Soccer 29$1,200
Men's Basketball 27$1,710
Men's Football 26$2,080
Women's Basketball 25$1,385
Men's Baseball 23$970
Men's Tennis 20$1,025
Women's Lacrosse 20$2,305
Women's Softball 19$700
Women's Soccer 19$690
Men's Rugby 16$2,055
Athletic General Fund - Greatest Need 13$795
Athletic Training 12$170
Men's & Women's Cross Country 9$400
Women's Rugby 9$955
Women's Volleyball 7$165

Donor affiliations

23% Alumni

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10% Students

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21% Parents

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3% Faculty/Staff

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17% Friends

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Donor list

Mary Cross & Mike Cross
Amber Heckmann
Bob & Geri Dillon
Kate Tefft
Donovan Murby
Pam Oliver & John
Mark Harris
Peter B. Quevillon
Taylor cross
Clayton Brittingham
Kevin j watson
Philip J. Soto
Craig Frazier & Craig& Vera
Lucas bastarache & Peter O
Linda Santy
Traci & Mickey Connor
Robert A Jackson
Nicholas A Smith
Isobel Ziluca
Paul Schirmer
Ryan Thompson
John E Macaluso
Gary D. Pfeifer & Gary D. Pfeifer
Anthony Miller
Tyler Briffett
Kylie R Blodgett & Zach Blodgett
Gretel Miller
Thomas Downey & Thomas
Samantha Benoit
Terry & Nancy Swystun
Molly flanagan
Sonya M Bressler
Jesse Castro
John and Moira Winstanley
Michael Lesco
Julie Taylor
Stacey Twombly
Robin S Huntley & Guy
Kim Kroeger & Bill Doherty

Patricia A. Forbes matched $100
Nick Fischer matched $100
David Ellis matched $100
Nicole Lorenzo gave $10

If you login, share your personal link, and get one friend to give, you will get a personal phone call from a Norwich student-athlete.


Get three friends to give from your personal link and you will receive a Norwich Athletics car decal and a personal phone call from a Norwich captain.


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Generate five gifts and you will receive a thank you call from a Norwich head coach and a Norwich Athletics t-shirt!


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Bring in ten gifts to Norwich Athletics and you will get a thank you call from Athletic Director Tony Mariano and a Norwich sweatshirt/polo.


Any individual making a gift of $500 or more will receive a Norwich Athletics t-shirt.