WNEgives 2019

Challenges

  • School of Law Challenge

If 150 donors make a gift to the School of Law during WNEgives, the Honorable Michael B. Powers L'82 will donate $2,000.

61%
91 donors
  • College of Business Challenge

If 175 donors make a gift to the College of Business during WNEgives, Trustee Emeritus John O'Brien III '74 will donate $5,000.

72%
126 donors
  • College of Engineering Challenge

If 100 donors make a gift to the College of Engineering, Assistant Dean Richard Grabiec will donate $2,000 and Trustee Mike Flynn '82/G'83 will donate $10,000.

49%
49 donors
  • SUCCESSFUL

    Men's Lacrosse Challenge

If 50 donors make a gift to Men's Lacrosse during WNEgives, an alumnus from the 2017 team will donate $5,000.

144%
72 donors
  • SUCCESSFUL

    Women's Soccer Challenge

If 50 donors make a gift to Women's Soccer during WNEgives, Coach Kristin Hensinger '07 and husband, Rob Hensinger '07, will donate $500.

242%
121 donors
  • SUCCESSFUL

    Men's Ice Hockey Challenge

If 50 donors make a gift to Men's Ice Hockey during WNEgives, Coach Greg Heffernan will donate $1,000.

113%
56 donors
  • SUCCESSFUL

    Women's Lacrosse Challenge

If 25 current players or alumni and 15 parents donate to Women's Lacrosse during WNEgives, Laura Sturgis Boule '01/G'02 will donate $1,500.

238%
95 donors

Additional Challenges:

Mike Flynn Golden Bear Athletics Challenge

Trustee Mike Flynn '82/G'83 will match up to $25,000 in gifts made to any Golden Bear Athletics program during WNEgives.

Jason Seacat Student & Employee Participation Challenge

If 150 students & employees make a gift during WNEgives, Dr. Jason Seacat will donate $1,500 in support of experiential learning & community engagement opportunities.

Dennis Lind College of Arts & Sciences Challenge

If 50 donors make a gift to the College of Arts & Sciences, Trustee Dennis Lind '80 will donate $1,000.

Brenda Garton-Sjoberg Student Media Challenge

If the WNEgives promo video, produced by student Natasha Mercado-Sanata, is shared 100 times, Professor Brenda Garton-Sjoberg will donate $1,000 to the College of Arts & Sciences! View the video on the WNE Alumni YouTube channel.

College of Business Advisory Board Challenge

If 75 donors make their first-time gift to the College of Business during WNEgives, the College of Business Advisory Board will donate $7,500.

Kathy White Engineering Challenge

If 35 donors make their first-time gift to the College of Engineering during WNEgives, Trustee Kathy White '78 will donate $1,919.

Men's & Women's Tennis Challenge

An anonymous donor will match the first $500 in gifts made to Men's & Women's Tennis during WNEgives.