Day of Giving Challenges
The following challenges have been set for the 2017 Day of Giving:
School of Law - Participation Challenge: 75 Donors Unlocks $7,500
Challenge #1: The Duquesne Law Alumni Association (DLAA) will donate $2,500 if 25 individuals donate to the Duquesne School of Law.
Challenge #2: DLAA will donate an additional $2,500 if 50 individuals donate to the Duquesne School of Law.
Challenge #3: DLAA president, Garry Nelson L'82, will personally donate $2,500 if 75 individuals donate to the Duquesne School of Law.
School of Nursing - $2,500 Matching Challenge
Francis Feld, N'93 will match donations to the School of Nursing dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,500.
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts - $5,000 Participation Challenge
Dean James Swindal and his wife Mary will donate $5,000 if 100 individuals designate their gift to the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts.
Mylan School of Pharmacy: - $4,000 Participation Challenge
Craig G. Cochenour, P'81, L'88 will donate $4,000 if 75 individuals designate their gift to the Mylan School of Pharmacy.
Palumbo Donahue School of Business - $10,000 Participation Challenge
An anonymous donor has agreed to donate $10,000 to the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business if 100 individuals designate their gift to the School of Business on the Duquesne Day of Giving.
Current Parents - Participation Challenge: 100 Donors Unlocks $2,000; 200 Donors Unlocks $4,000
Parents of a current Duquesne University student will anonymously donate $2,000 if 100 current parents make a gift to any designation across the University. If 100 additional parents donate, these parents will donate an additional $2,000 for a total gift of $4,000.
Duquesne University Swimming & Diving - $5,000 Matching Gift Challenge
An anonymous supporter and parent of a Duquesne University women's swimming alumna has made a $50,000 commitment over five years to the Swimming & Diving program. As part of this pledge, $10,000 in gifts from additional supporters needs to be matched this year. The program already has $5,000 in commitments, leaving $5,000 to be "unlocked" on the Duquesne Day of Giving. All donations on this day, to the Swimming & Diving program, will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $5,000.