Javelina Day of Giving

This campaign ended on September 16, 2023, but you can still make a gift to Texas A&M University-Kingsville Foundation by clicking here!
Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
1747% 57 Donorsfunded$43,695 Donated
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An Anonymous DonorHeidi A. Taboada & Jose F. Espiritu matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000

Dolores Guerrero photoDolores Guerrero matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for College of Arts and Sciences

An Anonymous DonorFriends of the John E. Conner Museum matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for John E. Conner Museum

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000
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An Anonymous DonorTom Barnhart gave $2,000 because 2000 donors gave

The Javelina Day of Giving is a one-day, 24-hour online fundraising event celebrating what unites us - being a Javelina!  This year we are calling on you - our alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, and students - and asking for your support. The size of the gift is not important, what's important is that you participate on this day and share your passion by giving to the designation of your choice. 

Why September 15?

Dating back to the early 1900’s, community leaders came together to advocate for a revolutionary campus in the heart of South Texas, now known as Texas A&M University-Kingsville. With a strong focus on education reform, there was a need for quality teachers who were also bilingual in Spanish. After a twenty-year battle and a generous land grant from King Ranch, the creation of a normal school in South Texas was on the horizon. On September 15, 1924, Robert J. Kleberg turned the first shovel of earth for the new school.  

Where does my gift go?

You decide! You can designate your gift to the area of Texas A&M University-Kingsville that means the most to you—your favorite Javelina athletics team, the college of your choice, or the area of greatest need. Just check the list of available designations when you submit your giving form. Don't see the area you want to give on the form? No worries – we’ve got you covered. Just select “other” and fill out the space provided with the area you’d like to support with your gift.

How do I give?

Show your JAVELINA PRIDE by making a gift today! Click the GIVE NOW button, choose the area you want to support and enter your payment method. It is quick, easy and secure! To designate your gift to Javelina Athletics, President's Circle, or an Academic Unit, please click on their campaign below. After you’ve given to the campaign, encourage others to give by sharing this page on social media. Thank you for your support and remember we are JAVELINAS ALWAYS

Create a Match!

We dare you! Encourage your network to join you in making a gift! You can match gifts dollar for dollar up to a fixed amount and even structure your challenge to be based on donor participation. To create a match, simply click on the "Offer a Matching Gift"  button on the left side of your screen. You can then match by affiliation, your class year, or select a matching designation of your choice. 

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