#BeloiterUP for Beloit on April 22 at possible.beloit.edu
The college's first Giving Day is slated for April 22.
We encourage Beloiters near and far to show their pride in Beloit and make a gift to the Beloiter Fund. The Beloiter Fund, also known as the annual fund, provides the college with support for a variety of current use needs such as scholarships, renewing the historic core (campus physical needs such as restoration of residence halls, paint, trim, etc.), study abroad experiences, athletic needs, even light bulbs! As President Bierman says often, it’s “turtles all the way down” and a giving day provides an opportunity to see what we can make possible for fellow Beloiters when we work together.
On April 22, check out possible.beloit.edu, hear stories of what your philanthropy can do, and have an opportunity to make a gift. If you are uncomfortable making a gift online, note on your check that you would like your gift to be counted for Giving Day and be sure to send it in the week of April 22.
Let’s make #BeloiterUp a success!
1. Talk, tweet, share, email, call, and/or shout from the rooftops your love of Beloit.
2. Share with your network of alumni, friends, and colleagues that giving day is April 22, 2015 and that we can all make a difference.
3. Make a gift! Remember, gifts of any size matter.
4. Share your Beloit story with your network.
5. Show your support—“I am making a gift because…”
6. Share messages from the Beloit Alumni Facebook and Twitter accounts through your networks.
Making the Beloit experience possible
Your generosity has enabled 1,032 students to enjoy a Beloit experience this year. Whether through giving to Beloiter scholarships, endowed scholarships, or the Beloiter Fund for scholarships, you have made a Beloit education possible. Learn more about Fast Forward: the Campaigns for Beloiters here.
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Beloit College's Giving Day slated for April 22, 2015
On #GivingTuesday, a national day to celebrate philanthropy, we encouraged alumni and friends to give to a favorite nonprofit. We are pleased to share that many selected Beloit and gifts totaled almost $13,000 in one day.
Also on #GivingTuesday, the college invited you to mark your calendars for April 22, 2015 as it is Beloit's inaugural Giving Day. More details to come.