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Events

Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events


$5,000
Early Bear Challenge
The first 100 Early Bears will unlock $5,000!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$15,000
The Final Countdown
Starting at 10:00 on August 29, the next 150 donors will unlock an additional $15,000 gift from an anonymous donor!
150 / 150 Gifts
Completed
$2,000
Tom Conroy Memorial Challenge
If 10 donors make a gift to Environmental Science during Baylor Giving Day, the Cobbs will unlock a $2,000 gift!
3 / 10 Gifts
Ended
2
Match
Grotberg Endowed Scholarship $3,500 match
Knutson Family Foods will match up to $3,500 given to the Grotberg Endowed Scholarship during Baylor Giving Day!
$2,045 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
University Libraries Match
The first $500 in gifts to Baylor Libraries beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
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College of Arts & Sciences Match
The first $500 in gifts to Arts & Sciences beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
School of Education Match
The first $500 in gifts to the School of Education beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
$150
Art & Art History Challenge
The first 10 donors to make a gift to Art & Art History beginning at noon on August 28 will unlock an additional $150 gift!
10 / 10 Gifts
Completed
$150
StuFu Alumni Challenge
When 15 young alumni (who have graduated since 2008) make a gift to Student Foundation, an anonymous Student Foundation alumna will unlock a $150 additional gift! (Be sure to check the Student Foundation Alumni AND Recent Graduate box when you make your donation to be counted in this challenge!)
13 / 15 Gifts
Ended
2
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Professional Selling 3:1 Match
For every $1 given to the Center for Professional Selling, a donor will triple the contribution. So if you give $50, the donor will give $100, making your gift total $150. The anonymous donor is prepared to give $9,000 in matching funds.
$3,210 MATCHED
Ended
2
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Honors College Match
Dr Henry, Acting Dean of Honors College, will match the first $1,000 contributed to the Honors College during Baylor Giving Day.
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Greek Alumni Match
Baylor Interfraternity Council will match every gift from Greek alumni during the 24 hour Giving Day period dollar-for-dollar up to $15,000. (Be sure to check the alumni or recent graduate box on the donation page when making your gift to count in this match!)
$1,575 MATCHED
Ended
$250
Mayborn Museum Challenge
If we reach 25 gifts, an anonymous donor will contribute another $250 towards this goal.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$1,500
CSD Chair's Challenge
The first 50 gifts made to the CSD scholarship fund will unlock a $1,500 gift from CSD Martin Family Endowed Chair, Dr. Diane Loeb.
16 / 50 Gifts
Ended
$20,000
Nursing Parent Challenge
The Martin family is challenging their fellow LHSON parents! When 25 parents make a gift during Baylor Giving Day, they will unlock a $20,000 gift to LHSON! (Be sure to check the LHSON Parent box when you make your gift to count in this challenge!)
3 / 25 Gifts
Ended
Leaderboard
Business Alumni Network Challenge
The 3 Business alumni network chapters with the most number of gifts at the end of Baylor Giving Day will be awarded prize money to their scholarship! 1st: $500| 2nd: $300| 3rd: 200
Rank Prize Business Networks Gifts
1 $500 Business Network of Houston 2
2 $300 Business Network of Dallas 2
3 $200 Business Network of San Antonio 1
4 Business Network of Austin 0
5 Business Network of Fort Worth 0
Ended
2
Match
Club Gymnastics Match
Steve Cox at Diversified Materials has generously agreed to match all gifts made to Baylor Club Gymnastics up to $500! Make your gift now to double its impact!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
School of Business Dean's Match
$5,000 in gifts to any Hankamer School of Business fund will be generously matched by Dean Terry Maness.
$5,000 MATCHED
Completed
$1,200
Journalism Challenge
If 30 gifts are made to the Journalism Department, Dr. Sara Stone will make a $1,200 gift to the Journalism Excellence Fund
21 / 30 Gifts
Ended
$1,000
Professional Selling Challenge
The first 25 donors to Center for Professional Selling will unlock an additional $1,000 gift!
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
Leaderboard
Alumni Women's Network Challenge
The 3 alumni network chapters with the most number of gifts at the end of Baylor Giving Day will be awarded prize money! 1st: $500 | 2nd: $300| 3rd: $200
Rank Prize Women's Network Gifts
1 $500 Women's Network of Lubbock 33
2 $300 Women's Network of Houston 27
3 $200 Women's Council of Dallas 19
4 Women's Network of Waco 13
5 Women's Network of Tyler 4
6 Women's Network of Austin 3
7 Women's Network of the Panhandle 3
8 Women's Network of Tarrant County 2
9 Women's Network of San Antonio 2
Ended
Leaderboard
Club Sports Participation Challenge
The three Club Sports that achieve the highest number of gifts during Baylor Giving Day will be awarded: 1st place - $250 | 2nd place - $150 | 3rd place - $100
Rank Prize Club Sport Gifts
1 $250 Men's Rugby 59
2 $150 Club Gymnastics 48
3 $100 Women's Lacrosse 42
4 Water Ski 8
5 Wakeboard 2
6 Crew 1
7 Cycling 1
8 Sailing 1
9 Club Women's Soccer 1
10 Club Tennis 1
11 Club Men's Soccer 1
12 Club Baseball 0
13 Club Men's Volleyball 0
14 Club Women's Volleyball 0
15 Fencing 0
16 Men's Club Golf 0
17 Men's Lacrosse 0
18 Men's Ultimate 0
19 Men's Water Polo 0
20 Rock Climbing 0
21 Swimming 0
22 Taekwondo 0
23 Triathlon 0
24 Women's Ultimate 0
25 Women's Water Polo 0
Ended
2
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Giving Day Kick Off
The first $25,000 in gifts beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$25,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Student Life $1,000 Match!
The first $1,000 in gifts to Student Life beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
Leaderboard
Texas Hunger Initiative Leaderboard
See how the different THI regions are doing!
Rank Fund Designation Raised
1 THI Waco $915.00
2 THI San Angelo $650.00
3 THI McAllen $475.00
4 THI Lubbock $450.00
5 THI Dallas $355.00
6 THI Austin $350.00
7 THI Houston $250.00
8 THI El Paso $235.00
Ended
2
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David Grotberg Scholarship $500 Match
Clark and Diane Grotberg will match the first $500 given to the David Grotberg Endowed Scholarship during Baylor Giving Day!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
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Engineering and Computer Science Match
The first $500 in gifts to ECS beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Social Work Match
The first $500 in gifts to the Garland School of Social Work beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
2
Match
Health & Human Sciences Match
The first $500 in gifts to the Robbins College of Health & Human Sciences beginning at noon on August 28 will be matched dollar-for-dollar! That means your $25 gift can become $50!
$500 MATCHED
Completed
$250
Golden Wave Band Challenge
The first 20 donors to make a gift to Golden Wave Band beginning at noon on August 28 will unlock an additional $250 gift!
16 / 20 Gifts
Ended
$500
StuFu Alumni Challenge for $500
When 25 alumni give gifts to Student Foundation, Baylor alumni Ben and April Renberg of Ithaca, NY will unlock an additional $500 gift.”
11 / 25 Gifts
Ended
2
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Dr. David E. Pennington Endowed Scholarship Match
A donor has agreed to match up to $1,200 to the Dr. David E. Pennington Endowed Scholarship Fund, which was established to honor his many years of service.
$835 MATCHED
Ended
2
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Greek Organization & Student Match
Baylor Interfraternity Council will match every gift of a Greek organization or individual during the 24 hour Giving Day period dollar-for-dollar up to $15,000. (Be sure to check the BU Student box on the donation page when making your gift to count in this match!)
$1,575 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
Baylor Scholarship Fund $1,000 Match
An anonymous donor will match the first $1,000 given to the Baylor Scholarship fund during Baylor Giving Day!
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
$10,000
CSD Donor Challenge
The first 25 donors to HHS will unlock a generous $10,000 donation to our Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic.
16 / 25 Gifts
Ended
$5,000
Nursing Recent Grad. Challenge
Megan Martin has challenged all of the LHSON recent graduates! When 25 recent grads. make a gift during Baylor Giving Day to LHSON, she will make a $5,000 gift! (Be sure to check the LHSON Recent Grad box when you make your gift to count in this challenge!)
6 / 25 Gifts
Ended
$500
StuFu, unlock $1,500!
A StuFu alumnus will match all gifts up to $1,000 to Student Foundation. PLUS, when StuFu reaches $1,000, this alumnus will give an additional $500.
$1,000 / $1,000 Raised
Completed
2
Match
Chemistry Excellence Match
Dr. Patrick Farmer will match dollar-for-dollar all gifts made to the Chemistry Excellence Fund up to $10,000!
$327 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
W. O. Carver - Social Work Match
Thanks to Darla Bailey for matching $25,000 to the W. O. Carver Fund!
$310 MATCHED
Ended
2
Match
Nursing Building Match
Stephen and Paula Reynolds have graciously pledged to match $60K to the Louise Herrington School of Nursing on Baylor Giving Day.
$9,475 MATCHED
Ended
$500
Truett Donor Challenge
The first 25 donors to any of the Truett funds will unlock an additional $500 gift to Truett!
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$500
Nursing Faculty/Staff Challenge
If 25 LHSON faculty and staff make a gift to the LHSON during Baylor Giving Day, Lisa Stepp will make an additional $500 gift to the LHSON. (Be sure to check the LHSON faculty/staff box on the donation page!)
18 / 25 Gifts
Ended
$250
Nursing Student Challenge
If 25 students make a gift to LHSON during Baylor Giving Day, an anonymous Friend of LHSON, will make an additional $250 gift to support the nursing school. (Be sure to check the LHSON Student box when you make your gift to count in this challenge!)
1 / 25 Gifts
Ended