PLU Bjug Day of Giving 2022

2,102
Donors
103% of 2,022 Donor goal
$1,150,250
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An Anonymous DonorStephanie A Christopher matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $600Just for Rowing Team - Women

Adam Frye photoAdam Frye matched $7 for each donor, donating a total of $126Just for Cross Country Team

An Anonymous DonorSarah Stauffer Curtiss matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Class of 2000

Tamara Schaps photoTamara Lynn Schaps matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Class of 2004

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Parent πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $202 for each donor, donating a total of $4,040Just for Parents

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Alumni πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $202 for each donor, donating a total of $4,040Just for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Employee πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $189 for each donor, donating a total of $15,120Just for Faculty/Staff

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Friend πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $202 for each donor, donating a total of $18,180Just for Friends

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Early Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $20,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $30,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $30,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $35,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $75,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $76,150
About

PLU's Bjug Day of Giving, returns Oct. 18-19. Let’s come together again as a community to give to what we love! 

Your gift of any size, even $5, will help us reach this year’s goal of 2,022 Lutes for PLU and PLU students.  And best of all, you can make a gift to anything you love and have it matched! Watch for batches of matches to be released leading up to and throughout Bjug Day.

πŸ’› What do you love about PLU?! πŸ’›

Updates
THANK YOU LUTES! πŸ’›πŸ–€

Thank you to our entire PLU community for your involvement this Bjug Day! Thanks to you, we reached our goals together. Your generosity and support will help ensure current and future students have access to the experiences and resources they need to be successful at PLU and beyond their graduation — to the benefit of others, their communities and our shared earth. Go Lutes!

575 days ago by Miranda Beiermann
You Did It! πŸ’› πŸ’›

πŸŽ‰ You did it!! πŸŽ‰ YOU helped us get to 2,022 donors! Let's keep this momentum going

If you haven't already, join the #BjugDay movement by making your gift at plu.edu/give-bjug before the clock strikes midnight tonight! ⏰

576 days ago by Zach Corbin
PLU Campus Celebrates Bjug Day

Earlier today, PLU students and community members gathered to celebrate #BjugDay! That's what this is all about. πŸ’› But the fun doesn't stop yet.

 
Every gift made before midnight tonight is being DOUBLED right now! Don't miss your opportunity to make your impact, make a gift at plu.edu/give-bjug before the window closes! ⏱


576 days ago by Zach Corbin
Bjug Day | Day 2 Check-In


Tick, tock, we’re on the clock, Lutes! ⏱ Help get to 2,022 donors by midnight tonight by making your gift right now!! If you’ve already made your gift, THANK YOU. πŸ’› Please share this message with your family and friends and ask them to join the #BjugDay movement!

577 days ago by Anshu
Good morning and welcome to day 2 of Bjug Day! β˜€οΈ

If you haven't already, be sure to make your gift to support PLU students! Let's get to 2,022 donors today, Lutes!! πŸ“£Give to What You Love

577 days ago by Anshu
Day 1 check-in!

So far, over 1,070 donors have made approximately $469,000 in gifts! Thank you to all that have made gifts to get us this far. πŸ’› If you haven’t made your gift yet, click the 'Give Now!' button, find an initiative that speaks to you, and Give to What You Love! Your gift, no matter the size, helps support PLU students and helps get us closer to meeting our goal of 2,022 donors.

578 days ago by Anshu
#BjugDay is here!

#BjugDay kicked off earlier today, and we’re ecstatic at the strong start. πŸ’› But we're not there yet! Help us reach our goal of 2,022 donors over 48 hours of giving by making your gift right away!!

578 days ago by Anshu
It's almost #BjugDay!

#BjugDay officially kicks off at midnight tonight. ⏰  We’re trying to build something special - over 48 hours of giving, our goal is to inspire 2,022 gifts to PLU! To get you excited about the big event, we created this video for you. Believe us, you’re going to feel the #LuteLove when you give it a watch. πŸ’›

579 days ago by Anshu

Donor Maps
πŸ’› Where Lutes Are Giving πŸ’›
Area of SupportDonorsRaised ($)
Biology Department7$1,250
PLU American Red Cross Club1$250
Psi Chi0$0
Football Team164$18,931
Geosciences Department1$114
Artist Mentoring Program - Parkland Literacy Center0$0
Intramurals0$0
Campus Ministry Office2$355
Lacrosse Team - Men4$420
Social Work Department3$500
Gender, Sexuality and Race Studies Program1$10
Class of 1972 Endowed Internship Fund2$1,500
Football - Breakaway5$342
Counseling, Health & Wellness9$1,875
Diversity Center12$5,048
Football - Player Package13$1,325
Cross Country Team27$6,966
Basketball Team - Women52$4,947
Golf Team - Women20$2,690
Wild Hope Center for Vocation23$6,607
Q Club Scholarships22$14,085
Music Department20$3,198
Baseball Team77$17,855
PLU Fund65$27,231
Student Engagement7$1,026
Track and Field Team61$8,495
College of Natural Sciences11$3,013
Lacrosse Team - Women8$885
ROTC Cadet Club2$55
Kinesiology Department15$1,235
Nursing Scholarship Fund14$1,899
Undocumented Student Emergency Fund8$1,630
Gold Rush A Cappella0$0
Mathematics Department10$2,277
The Good Trouble Fund5$3,550
Pre-Law Club1$50
PLU DECA Club0$0
Basketball Team - Men121$37,457
The Student Success and Retention Fund5$4,500
Holocaust Studies4$230
Asian Pacific Islander Student Association3$60
Marriage & Family Therapy Department0$0
MESA Program2$280
Pep Band2$69
Student Veteran Association3$430
MFA Rainier Writing Workshop2$505
Physics Department3$190
Anthropology Department1$20
John "Nellie" Nelson Servant Leadership Award & Community Service for PLU Football Endowed Fund1$210
Collegiate Washington Music Educators Association0$0
Cypher Club0$0
Brian Lowes Endowed Field Geology Fund2$370
Wang Center for Global Education6$5,885
College of Health Professions4$365
History Department6$142
Religion Department5$367
Chemistry Club2$120
Outdoor Recreation2$75
Economics Department8$1,380
College of Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies and Social Sciences6$2,060
Philosophy Department1$100
Rowing Team - Men8$955
Rowing Team - Women190$9,784
International Honors Program1$75
Nā Hoaloha O' Hawai'i (Hawaii Club)3$530
Political Science Department3$225
PLU Pantry Support Fund5$850
Golf Team - Men31$2,117
School of Business17$3,155
Psychology Department8$399
PLU Fund Academic Excellence14$2,303
English Department3$155
PLU Internship Fund7$740
Center for Gender Equity3$195
Clifford and Jille Rowe Journalism Scholarship8$2,000
Latinx Unidos7$655
Choir of the West5$1,215
John Gregson Endowed Scholarship14$2,200
Theater and Dance Department7$1,001
The Collective0$0
Dance Team29$2,800
Office of Accessibility and Accommodation Resources4$180
Center for Military Support9$855
Soccer Team - Women9$1,500
Ultimate Frisbee - Women4$425
Environmental Studies Program0$0
Scandinavian Cultural Center1$200
Innovation Studies Program Fund1$16,667
PLUtonic Acappella0$0
Health Sciences Renovations (Rieke, Nursing)4$250
Interdisciplinary Programs0$0
Wrestling Team1$50
Ultimate Frisbee - Men4$215
Soccer Team - Men115$14,259
College of Professional Studies4$390
Black Student Union2$100
Hispanic and Latino Studies Program1$250
Global Studies Program2$75
PLU Fund Scholarships186$474,507
Area of Greatest Need86$14,431
Native American and Indigenous Studies3$580
Other40$34,604
Chemistry Department6$1,825
Computer Science Department3$1,050
Swimming Team38$5,470
Softball Team305$51,195
Sociology Department1$120
Athletics Lute Club37$7,989
Education Department11$5,947
School of Nursing12$5,920
Volleyball Team - Women137$14,062
Communication, Media & Design Department9$1,251
πŸ’› Which Classes Are Giving πŸ’›
Class YearDonorsRaised ($)
20260$0
19350$0
19460$0
19520$0
19657$1,350
19310$0
20300$0
19290$0
19500$0
19400$0
20270$0
19532$0
19430$0
19320$0
19360$0
19410$0
20005$1,875
19954$350
19510$0
196411$11,800
201311$1,825
197614$9,515
197411$3,481
19808$1,642
201913$1,348
199610$1,980
198410$10,160
20069$3,450
196914$20,650
19829$27,415
200311$6,925
198614$4,321
199712$4,650
201514$3,466
20099$1,110
202110$300
198713$7,375
199119$5,586
19779$4,715
19689$27,450
19667$6,015
19714$925
19997$17,374
202219$435
20189$1,150
20057$1,525
19602$200
19340$0
19727$2,915
19785$725
201710$905
19908$10,615
20026$475
200414$6,150
198110$2,000
19390$0
198511$6,211
200810$1,800
197013$18,600
19370$0
200110$1,150
19944$600
19582$30,100
19540$0
20290$0
20320$0
19624$735
19440$0
19420$0
19450$0
19799$1,650
19330$0
20208$655
20128$720
197311$4,450
20108$6,835
19562$150
19617$2,130
20164$140
19490$0
20250$0
19837$2,040
19572$30,000
20310$0
19637$8,125
20230$0
19300$0
19552$100
19280$0
19470$0
19380$0
19672$2,800
20280$0
19270$0
20240$0
19592$0
19480$0
19758$7,095
20147$545
19988$1,880
200711$2,910
198810$4,150
20117$1,615
19898$1,300
19936$300
19922$250
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Book icon7%Students
Gradhat icon28%Alumni
Parent icon17%Parents
Friends icon29%Friends
Suitcase icon11%Faculty/Staff
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πŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $76,150
πŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $75,000
πŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
πŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
πŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’› photo
πŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $35,000
πŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
πŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
πŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’› photo
πŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
πŸ’› Early Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Early Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $20,000
πŸ’› Friend πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Friend πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $18,180