For 1840 minutes, the Bridgewater State University community will come together to provide more resources and learning opportunities For Every Student.
Starting at 2pm Wednesday, April 12 through 8:40pm Thursday, April 13 make your gift, to the fund of your choice, for BSU's annual Giving Day! Visit bridgew.edu/givingday for more information and to access our Giving Day Toolkit for helpful resources that you can share with your network!
Bridgewater Fund Dollar for Dollar Match: Gifts made to the Bridgewater Fund during Giving Day will be matched dollar for dollar up to $50,000!
Colleges and Institutes Challenge: If the greatest needs (current use) fund of your college/institute receives 40 or more donors an additional $5,000 will be unlocked to your college/institute endowed fund!
2023 Group Challenge Match: We've identified the following challenge groups for this year's Giving Day. All gifts made to the funds below will be matched Dollar for Dollar up to $5,000!
1. Political Science: Dr. Shaheen Mozaffar Scholarship Award. This fund supports political science students who demonstrate excellence in research on international affairs.
2. IT: Ritesh Chandra IT Cares Student Scholarship Fund. This fund supports students studying computer science, technology, engineering, or information systems management.
3. Phys Ed Alumni Association: Thornburg Physical Education Scholarship. This fund supports students studying Physical Education.
4. Afro-Am Alumni Association: Ruth Batson Scholarship. This fund supports minority students in good academic standing with a proven record of co-curricular involvement and community service.
5. LGBTQ+ Alumnx Council: Achieving the Dream Fund. This fund supports programs that have been proven to close achievement/opportunity gaps for under-served students.
Reunion Leaderboard Challenge: In celebration of the upcoming reunion classes, the class with the most Giving Day participation will win a special Homecoming 2023 offer.
Fundraiser Incentive: Start your own fundraiser for BSU through GiveSmart and share with your network of friends and family and encourage them to give to BSU for Giving Day! All Fundraisers who raise $250 or more will win a special BSU gift.
Your gift today gives an extra hand to the leaders of tomorrow, building toward an even better future.
Thanks to you, Bridgewater can continue to serve as a springboard for success - For Every Student.