Bleed Garnet Give Gold

997
Donors
99% of 1,000 Donor goal
$274,931
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Richard W. Riley College of Education, Sport & Human Sciences
223 Donorsfunded$26,732 Donated
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An Anonymous DonorP.N. & Monica Saksena matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for College of Business Dean's Excellence Fund

An Anonymous DonorAlison Hamilton matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for College of Business Administration

An Anonymous DonorCasey & Eric Ferri matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for Winthrop Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for West Center Pool

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Award for Scientific Excellence

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Jerry H. Padgett Continuous Improvement Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Gay Randolph Fund

An Anonymous DonorPresident Edward Serna & Senior Leadership Team matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Faculty/Staff

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous matched $3 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $45,000Just for Visual and Performing Arts Tuition Grant Fund
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An Anonymous DonorCara Peters gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for MacFeat Laboratory School Fund

An Anonymous DonorBeth Costner & Jennie Rakestraw gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Kristi Schoepfer Memorial Endowed Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorSouth Carolina Association for Middle Level Education and David McDonald gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Dr. Abbigail Armstrong Middle Level Excellence Fund

An Anonymous DonorLinda Warner gave $2,500 because 10 donors gaveJust for First Generation College Student Initiatives

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $3,000 because $500 was given by donorsJust for WinthropLIFE (Formerly Winthrop Think College)

An Anonymous DonorGloria Jones gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for University College

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $10,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for College of Education, Sport, and Human Sciences

An Anonymous DonorIndividual members of the Winthrop University Board of Trustees gave $35,000 because 1000 donors gave
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About

Every year, hundreds of passionate Winthrop University supporters come together for 24 hours to change the lives of students, to support remarkable educators, and to give back to the programs that make a difference to Winthrop and the community. On April 16-17, 2024, Let's all Bleed Garnet and Give Gold!


Bleed Garnet Give Gold Events

  • One Blood Drive: Outside of McBryde Hall, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Kick-off Bleed Garnet Give Gold by literally bleeding garnet! One Blood will be taking donations outside of McBryde Hall. All donors receive: $20 eGift Card, Insulated Tote Bag, Wellness Checkup including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, iron count and cholesterol screening.
  • Scholars Walk Party: Across from McBryde Hall on Scholars Walk, 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    • After giving blood visit the Bleed Garnet, Give Gold tables and learn more about Winthrop's Day of Giving, enjoy free pizza, and write a thank you card to a Bleed Garnet Give Gold donor.
  • College of Education, Sport, and Human Sciences Bounce House: Campus Green, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    • Jump for garnet and gold and learn more about special day of giving initiatives.
  • Day of Giving Socials: Gather your Winthrop friends and join the celebration on April 16! Hors d'oeurvres and non-alcholic beverages courtesy of the Winthrop Alumni Association
    • Charleston alumni are gathering at Owlbear Cafe in Mount Pleasant from 6-8 PM. Owlbear Cafe is owned by alumna Sarah Reuter '08, '11!
    • Rock Hill alumni are gathering at Slow Play Brewing at 5 PM. Slow Play Brewing is owned by three Winthrop alumni: Ben Lee '05, Matt Poston '11, and Ron Fasick '02. Winthrop alumni will receive 10% off your tab.
    • Upstate alumni are gathering at Double Stamp Brewery in Greenville from 6-8 PM.
  • Faculty/Staff Happy Hour: Slow Play Brewing, 5 PM - 7 PM on April 16
    • Celebrate the day by walking over to Slow Play Brewing and enjoy 10% off your tab.

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Participation by Class YearIs your class leading the way? If not, help spread the word about supporting Day of Giving!
Class of DonorsRaised ($)
19819$1,125
197410$3,275
199612$975
199513$803
197014$1,675
199910$575
19560$0
197212$895
19603$290
19641$10
200714$1,596
20099$425
19699$7,800
20164$270
200313$1,843
19430$0
19734$1,500
19979$1,750
19552$1,010
19772$75
20124$1,071
19490$0
19420$0
20063$265
19806$400
19926$2,310
20204$110
20154$325
19855$575
20049$365
199411$1,710
19757$2,675
198411$696
20191$25
19688$1,093
19989$755
20270$0
20228$356
19595$425
20185$350
19932$2,200
19440$0
19657$511
19677$915
19632$150
19481$100
20114$117
20028$715
19894$230
19768$2,575
19916$1,425
20057$579
19585$5,295
19864$850
20218$340
20236$137
197110$700
19878$3,150
19785$450
19621$100
20149$405
20250$0
20134$275
20174$405
19470$0
19532$130
19410$0
19500$0
19520$0
19400$0
19885$525
19571$83
19901$50
19611$225
19510$0
19794$1,250
19450$0
19823$250
20088$312
20003$200
19460$0
20108$650
19663$228
20013$85
20261$24
20241$24
19540$0
19835$2,325
See What the Winthrop Community is SupportingGive to what you love!
Area of SupportDonorsRaised ($)
Campus Beautification Fund15$2,199
Black Alumni Council Scholarship Fund46$3,745
Winthrop Scholarship Fund33$5,554
Jerry H. Padgett Continuous Improvement Fund20$8,350
WinthropLIFE (Formerly Winthrop Think College)22$4,087
Visual and Performing Arts Tuition Grant Fund56$6,900
Award for Scientific Excellence14$8,560
MacFeat Laboratory School Fund74$1,948
Kristi Schoepfer Memorial Endowed Scholarship16$2,045
College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Excellence Fund18$1,493
Gay Randolph Fund14$5,715
College of Business Dean's Excellence Fund23$4,655
Honors Program Excellence Fund20$1,207
College of Visual & Performing Arts Excellence Fund11$1,284
Softball Excellence Fund8$1,878
Winthrop Fountain Restoration Fund11$2,145
Women's Track/Cross Country Excellence Fund1$50
Student Emergency and Assistance Fund6$375
Department of English Excellence Fund10$420
Department of Music Excellence Fund6$3,207
Writing Center Fund6$335
Volleyball Excellence Fund28$3,186
Social Work Program Excellence Fund10$558
Men's Basketball Excellence Fund2$125
West Center Pool6$5,260
Dacus Library Dean's Excellence Fund2$150
Department of Sociology & Anthropology Excellence Fund5$450
Department of Design Excellence Fund0$0
Adolphus J. Belk Jr. African American Studies Program Fund4$450
Women's Lacrosse Excellence Fund5$600
Historical Preservation Fund5$235
Dr. Jo Koster Medieval Studies Fund10$960
First Generation College Student Initiatives27$3,630
Dr. Abbigail Armstrong Middle Level Excellence Fund35$2,994
Boyd Jones DSU Fund0$0
Men's Golf Excellence Fund1$100
Department of Fine Arts Excellence Fund4$275
Women's Basketball Excellence Fund4$2,050
Philosophy & Religious Studies Excellence Fund0$0
University College Dean's Excellence Fund1$50
Psychology Department Excellence Fund3$149
Women's Soccer Excellence Fund3$675
Close Global Scholars1$100
World Languages & Cultures Fund3$135
Disc Golf Excellence Fund0$0
Dimaculangan Award for Biology3$450
Student Affairs Excellence Fund6$418
Winthrop Mathematics Department Fund2$50
Winthrop Galleries Excellence Fund0$0
Men's Soccer Excellence Fund7$575
Student Affairs Food Pantry Fund2$135
Political Science Department Excellence Fund1$75
Model United Nations Fund3$200
Jennie F. Rakestraw Student Success Fund5$150
College of Education, Sport, and Human Sciences Excellence Fund87$15,483
Men's Track/Cross Country Excellence Fund2$55
Women's Golf Excellence Fund0$0
Honors and Undergraduate Research Professional Development Fund2$5,100
Winthrop Fund277$43,454
Esports Excellence Fund2$525
Mass Communications Department Excellence Fund9$570
David Hickman Memorial Spirit Squad Fund1$50
Glorida Godfrey Jones Student Emergency Fund7$850
Department of Theatre & Dance Excellence Fund1$25
Baseball Excellence Fund5$1,378
Department of Human Nutrition Fund1$100
History Department Excellence Fund6$2,885
Graduate School Dean's Excellence Fund4$2,311
School Psychology Program Fund0$0
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Gradhat icon53%Alumni
Book icon12%Students
Parent icon4%Parents
Suitcase icon21%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon8%Friends
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Gave $35,000 during a Challenge!
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Gave $10,000 during a Challenge!
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Gave $5,000 during a Challenge!
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