2020 Founders Day Giving Challenge

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September 12-18, 2020 | #SNHUFoundersDay

As we find ourselves in uncertain times, our students need your help now more than ever.

In honor of the 88th anniversary of our founding in 1932, we are asking 250 donors to come together in support of SNHU learners. This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and we need you!

Your gift will provide critical scholarships, empower students to pursue their dreams... and have an immediate impact! 

Join the movement in three easy ways:

  1. GIVE - Donations of all sizes make an impact for SNHU students. 
  2. ADVOCATE - Create a 'personal plea' video below and share on your social media networks to inspire your SNHU community. 
  3. CHALLENGE - Motivate your friends with a match gift or challenge gift.

However you participate, YOUR generosity will ensure that more SNHU learners have access to scholarships they need to continue their education and transform their lives.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for your support!


Thank you so much to everyone who donated and helped to spread the word about the SNHU Founders Day Giving Challenge! We are incredibly grateful for the powerful message of support you helped to send to SNHU learners: their dreams matter, and access to education is key to unlocking opportunity and empowering them to transform their lives.

As a reminder, all gifts post-marked by Friday, Sept. 18, will count toward the donor goal (checking the mailbox now!), and we will share our final impact numbers very soon...

1262 days ago by Erin McGonagle
HALFWAY to our goal! Only 2 days left!

We need to reach 250 donors to unlock our $10,000 challenge gift. Rally your SNHU network to show their commitment to our learners, like Johnnylex and Zachary:

Share the campaign on social media, via text, and email. Happy #SNHUFoundersDay!

1264 days ago by Erin McGonagle
Be a Social Media SNHUperStar!

We're inviting alumni, donors, faculty, staff, and friends to support the Founders Day Giving Challenge in three easy ways: GIVE, ADVOCATE, and/or CHALLENGE. Check out some fun ways to amplify your impact, ADVOCATE for the campaign, and click here to become a Social Media SNHUperStar!

1269 days ago by Erin McGonagle
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