$ 586,493 raised 3,533 gifts
UMW Athletics has raised $ 141,038 from 1,149 gifts!


Events

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Past Events


$1,600
Andrew Nelson ’09 Young Alumni Challenge
CHALLENGE MET! THANK YOU, ANDREW NELSON '09 AND OUR YOUNG ALUMNI DONORS! Andrew Nelson ’09 will match all Giving Day gifts to any designation from the classes of 2009-2018 with an equal gift to the Fund for Mary Washington, up to $1,600.
$1,600 / $1,600 Raised
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$1,500
Young Alumni Council Lunch Break Challenge
FULL CHALLENGE MET! THANK YOU, YOUNG ALUMNI COUNCIL AND OUR YOUNG ALUMNI DONORS! When we reach 100 gifts from graduates of the last decade (2009-2018) between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., the members of the Young Alumni Council will make a $1,500 gift to the Fund for Mary Washington! Be one of the 100 to unlock this challenge!
100 / 100 Gifts
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$1,000
Ed '93 and Amy Wray Sabo '93 Married Alumni Challenge
FULL CHALLENGE UNLOCKED! THANK YOU, ED AND AMY WRAY SABO AND MARRIED ALUMNI DONORS! When 25 gifts are received from alumni who are married to other alumni, Ed and Amy will give $1,000 to the Fund for Mary Washington! Married alumni, make your gift to any area to help unlock an extra $1,000 to benefit students!
25 / 25 Gifts
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$1,250
Class of 2019 Challenge
FULL CHALLENGE MET! THANK YOU, VICE PRESIDENT FOR ADVANCEMENT AND UNIVERSITY RELATIONS LISA JAMISON BOWLING '89 AND OUR SENIOR CLASS DONORS! Vice President for Advancement and University Relations Lisa Jamison Bowling '89 is issuing a challenge to the senior class. When 89 gifts (a nod to Lisa's class, which is celebrating its 30th Reunion this year) are received from members of the Class of 2019 on Mary Wash Giving Day, Lisa will give $1,250 to the Fund for Mary Washington.
89 / 89 Gifts
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$1,000
Miller Parent Challenge
Parent Leadership Circle members Martin and Kim Miller P’22 are issuing a challenge to parents of UMW students and parents of alumni. If 250 gifts from parents are received before noon, the Millers will make a $1,000 gift to the Fund for Mary Washington. Eagle parents, make your gift of any amount before noon to help unlock this challenge gift!
227 / 250 Gifts
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Success!
Share the Love Challenge
WE DID IT! $500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! When the "UMW Athletics Giving Day 2019" video is shared 200 times on Facebook, Interim Athletic Director Patrick Catullo '95 will give $500 to Friends of Athletics.
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$1,000
Jin Wong '97 Baseball Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $1,000 for Baseball when Friends of Baseball receives 25 gifts of $50 or more. Made possible by the generosity of baseball alumnus and Hall of Famer Jin Wong ’97!
16 / 25 Gifts
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$500
Reiley Family Basketball Challenge Part 1
WE DID IT! $500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $500 for Women’s Basketball when Friends of Women’s Basketball receives 25 or more gifts. Made possible by the generosity of Barney ’82 and Kim Stephenson Reiley ‘83.
25 / 25 Gifts
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$2,500
Barb Heyl '81 Field Hockey Alumnae Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $2,500 to Field Hockey when 25 alumnae make a gift of $50 or more. Made possible by the generosity of field hockey alumna Barb Heyl ’81.
25 / 25 Gifts
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$2,500
Linda Blakemore '84 Field Hockey Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Once the Barb Heyl ’81 Field Hockey Challenge is complete, unlock an extra $2,500 to field hockey when Friends of Field Hockey receives 25 gifts of $100 or more. Made possible by the generosity of Linda Lemanski Blakemore '84!
25 / 25 Gifts
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Linda Blakemore '84 Field Hockey Match
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Once Linda Blakemore's Challenge is complete, she will generously match the next $2,500 dollar-for-dollar!
$630 MATCHED
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$500
Reiley Family Basketball Challenge Part 2
WE DID IT! $500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $500 for Men’s Basketball Friends of Men’s Basketball receives 25 or more gifts. Made possible by the generosity of Barney ’82 and Kim Stephenson Reiley ‘83.
22 / 25 Gifts
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$1,000
Men's Lacrosse Fast Break Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $1,000 for men’s lacrosse when Friends of Men’s Lacrosse receives their first $2,500 in gifts. Made possible by the generosity of Sarah and Brian White.
$2,500 / $2,500 Raised
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$1,000
Men's Lacrosse Wellner Family Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $1,000 for men's lacrosse when Friends of Men's Lacrosse raises a total of $5,000. Made possible by the generosity of alumnus Ryan Wellner '00 and his family.
$5,000 / $5,000 Raised
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$2,500
Barb Heyl '81 Women's Lacrosse Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $2,500 to Women’s Lacrosse when Friends of Women’s Lacrosse receives 50 gifts of $50 or more. Made possible by the generosity of women’s lacrosse alumna Barb Heyl ’81.
50 / 50 Gifts
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$2,000
Women's Lacrosse Coach Caitlin Moore '08 Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! In honor of current head coach and 2019 UMW Hall of Fame inductee Caitlin Erickson Moore ‘08, unlock an extra $2,000 to Women’s Lacrosse when Friends of Women’s Lacrosse receives a total of $8,000 in gifts. Made possible by the generosity of Lori and Gary Lambert.
$8,000 / $8,000 Raised
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$500
Carrie Hardin '01 Women's Rugby Challenge
WE DID IT! $500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $500 for Women’s Rugby when Friends of Women’s Rugby receives 20 or more gifts. Made possible by the generosity of women’s rugby alumna Carrie Hardin ’01.
20 / 20 Gifts
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2
Match
Men's Soccer Anonymous Match
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Double your donation! The first $2,500 in gifts to Friends of Men’s Soccer will receive a dollar-for-dollar match. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor!
$2,500 MATCHED
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$2,500
Men's Soccer 1st Half Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $2,500 for Men’s Soccer if Friends of Men’s Soccer receives 25 gifts by noon. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor!
25 / 25 Gifts
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$2,500
Men's Soccer 2nd Half Challenge
WE DID IT! $2,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $2,500 for Men’s Soccer if Friends of Men’s Soccer receives 75 gifts. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor!
68 / 75 Gifts
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Swimming's 5-6 PM Happy Hour Match
WE DID IT! $500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Double your donation! The first $500 in gifts to Swimming between 5-6 PM ET will receive a dollar-for-dollar match. Made possible by the generosity of Cordis Carter '96!
$500 MATCHED
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$1,000
Swimming's Alumni Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $1,000 for Friends of Swimming when 50 alumni make a gift of $50 or more. Made possible by the generosity of swimming alumnus Andrew Cole ‘13.
50 / 50 Gifts
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$1,000
Men's Tennis Teammate Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! In honor of the 15 year anniversary of their National Championship, unlock an extra $1,000 for men’s tennis when Friends of Men’s Tennis receives 15 gifts from alumni of $100 or more. Made possible by the generosity of 2004 National Doubles Champions and Men’s Tennis Alumni, Dan Uyar ’04 and Paul Bristow ‘06!
15 / 15 Gifts
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2
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Women's Tennis $5K Match
WE DID IT! $5,000 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Double your donation! The first $5,000 in gifts to Women’s Tennis will receive a dollar-for-dollar match. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor!
$2,895 MATCHED
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2
Match
Volleyball's Rally Match
WE DID IT! $1,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Double your donation! The first $1,500 to Friends of Volleyball will receive a dollar-for-dollar match. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor!
$1,500 MATCHED
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$1,500
Volleyball's $5000 Challenge
WE DID IT! $1,500 UNLOCKED FOR UMW ATHLETICS! Unlock an extra $1,500 for Friends of Volleyball when volleyball raises a total of $5,000 in gifts. Made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor.
$4,160 / $5,000 Raised
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Leaderboard
Participation Leaderboard
Which areas are seeing the highest participation?
Rank Department Gifts
1 UMW Athletics 1,147
2 College of Arts & Sciences 638
3 Fund for Mary Washington 462
4 UMW Theatre 332
5 Campus Recreation 192
6 College of Business 132
7 Other 96
8 Great Lives 76
9 College of Education 67
10 UMW Debate 62
11 UMW Libraries 60
12 Music 59
13 James Farmer Multicultural Center 46
14 First-in-Family Students 45
15 UMW Philharmonic 41
16 Center for International Education 36
17 Leadership Development (SAE) 33
18 General Scholarship Fund 29
19 James Monroe Museum 29
20 Center for Career and Professional Development 28
21 Gari Melchers Home and Studio 25
22 UMW Galleries 20
23 The Blue and Gray Press 17
24 Dance 13
25 Student Governance 13
26 COAR (Community Outreach and Resources) 12
27 Honors Program 11
28 President's Impact Fund 9
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Leaderboard
Dollars Raised Leaderboard
Which area is receiving the most funding?
Rank Department Raised
1 UMW Athletics $115,412.58
2 Fund for Mary Washington $71,121.92
3 College of Arts & Sciences $52,522.62
4 UMW Theatre $37,889.30
5 College of Business $21,692.00
6 Great Lives $9,811.42
7 Music $8,290.00
8 UMW Philharmonic $5,455.71
9 Campus Recreation $3,805.00
10 UMW Libraries $3,362.10
11 UMW Debate $3,230.14
12 College of Education $3,085.00
13 Gari Melchers Home and Studio $2,770.71
14 First-in-Family Students $2,720.00
15 James Farmer Multicultural Center $2,270.00
16 Dance $2,020.00
17 Center for Career and Professional Development $1,840.00
18 General Scholarship Fund $1,805.00
19 James Monroe Museum $1,600.00
20 UMW Galleries $1,320.00
21 Center for International Education $1,241.00
22 Leadership Development (SAE) $1,048.17
23 Student Governance $795.17
24 The Blue and Gray Press $595.00
25 Honors Program $535.00
26 COAR (Community Outreach and Resources) $475.00
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Leaderboard
Class Year Leaderboard
Which class is in the lead for total number of gifts?
UMW Class Year
Rank Answer Gifts
1 2014 102
2 2018 92
3 2016 88
4 2017 62
5 2008 60
6 2015 60
7 2012 55
8 2010 55
9 1995 52
10 2011 42
11 2007 42
12 1996 41
13 2009 41
14 2013 40
15 1998 40
16 2005 35
17 1994 35
18 2003 34
19 2006 32
20 2001 31
21 2004 31
22 1993 30
23 2000 29
24 1992 28
25 1977 28
26 1979 28
27 2002 28
28 1971 28
29 1969 27
30 1990 27
31 1982 27
32 1997 26
33 1991 25
34 1983 24
35 1989 21
36 1988 20
37 1974 20
38 1999 19
39 1984 18
40 1986 18
41 1968 18
42 1981 17
43 1972 17
44 1970 15
45 1965 14
46 1973 14
47 1987 13
48 1985 12
49 1975 11
50 1978 11
51 1980 10
52 1960 9
53 1962 9
54 1957 9
55 1966 9
56 1961 8
57 1964 7
58 1976 6
59 1956 6
60 1958 5
61 1967 5
62 1959 3
63 1952 2
64 1963 2
65 1953 2
66 1950 2
67 1949 2
68 1935 1
69 1947 1
70 1945 1
71 1955 1
72 1946 1
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Leaderboard
Athletics Gifts Leaderboard
Root for your favorite program - who will receive the most gifts?
Rank Fund Designation Gifts
1 Men's Rugby 152
2 Swimming 134
3 Women's Lacrosse 85
4 Field Hockey 78
5 Women's Basketball 71
6 Men's Soccer 68
7 Men's Lacrosse 67
8 Men's Tennis 61
9 Women's Rugby 51
10 Golf 50
11 Volleyball 49
12 Cross County/Track & Field 41
13 Women's Tennis 40
14 Softball 35
15 Women's Soccer 29
16 Friends of UMW Athletics 25
17 Baseball 24
18 Women's Rowing 23
19 Riding 22
20 Men's Basketball 22
21 Men's Rowing 12
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Leaderboard
Athletics Dollars Raised
Keep track of your favorite sport and see who raises the most today!
Rank Fund Designation Raised
1 Men's Tennis $17,075.00
2 Men's Soccer $15,022.00
3 Men's Rugby $12,139.00
4 Swimming $10,153.16
5 Men's Lacrosse $8,612.00
6 Women's Lacrosse $8,000.00
7 Field Hockey $7,115.00
8 Volleyball $4,160.00
9 Friends of UMW Athletics $3,736.42
10 Cross County/Track & Field $3,640.00
11 Women's Basketball $3,485.00
12 Golf $3,160.00
13 Women's Rugby $3,035.00
14 Softball $2,985.00
15 Women's Tennis $2,895.00
16 Baseball $2,780.00
17 Women's Rowing $1,505.00
18 Riding $1,465.00
19 Women's Soccer $1,370.00
20 Men's Basketball $1,285.00
21 Men's Rowing $895.00
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12:00-1:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: UMW DEBATE! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 12 a.m. and 1:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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2:00-3:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: FIELD HOCKEY! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 2 a.m. and 3:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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4:00-5:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: CENTER FOR CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 4 a.m. and 5:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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6:00-7:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: COLLEGE OF BUSINESS! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 6 a.m. and 7:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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8:00-9:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: MUSIC! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 8 a.m. and 8:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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10:00-11:59 a.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: WOMEN"S BASKETBALL! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 10 a.m. and 11:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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12:00-1:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: UMW GALLERIES! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 12 noon and 1:59 p.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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2:00-3:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: MEN'S RUGBY! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 2 p.m. and 3:59 p.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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4:00-5:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: STUDENT GOVERNANCE! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 4 p.m. and 5:59 p.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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6:00-7:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: UMW LIBRARIES! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 6 p.m. and 7:59 a.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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8:00-9:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: UMW SOFTBALL! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 8:00 p.m. and 9:59 p.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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10:00-11:59 p.m. Nest Egg Prize
WINNER: MEN'S BASKETBALL! Each designation that receives at least one gift between 10 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. will be entered in a random drawing for a bonus $500 gift. All 12 Nest Egg Prizes offered throughout Giving Day, totaling $6,000, are made possible by the generosity of Mike '95 and Katie Valentine Charnoff '04.
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