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One Ball State Day 2020

In the midst of these uncertain and unprecedented times, the Cardinal community celebrated another record-breaking One Ball State Day on April 7, 2020.

 

Alumni, employees, supporters, and even students from around the globe, gave more than 5,500 gifts totaling over $500,000 to address the critical needs of studentsparticularly as a result of COVID-19.

 

If you didn't get a chance to make a gift and would still like to support Ball State University, please visit bsu.edu/give and give to the area closest to your heart.

 

Together, We Fly.

 

Cardinals Help Cardinals
Apr 09, 2020

Cardinal family, 

 

In the midst of these uncertain and unprecedented times, the Cardinal community celebrated another record-breaking One Ball State Day. 

 

Alumni, employees, supporters, and even students from around the globe gave more than 5,500 gifts totaling over $500,000 to support the critical needs of Ball State students. Your gifts will be life-changing to our students experiencing unforeseen financial hardships, particularly as a result of COVID-19. On their behalf, we thank you so much for your unwavering support.

 

One Ball State Day proved yet again that Cardinals help Cardinals. Thank you for making April 7, 2020, a day to remember!

 

Together, We Fly.

Lola Mauer '98 '03

AVP of Strategy

WOW - New OBSD Challenge Revealed by Jim & Jill Davis
Apr 07, 2020

NEW CHALLENGE 

 

Hey Ball State family, upon surpassing last year’s #OneBallState Day gift total of 4,138, Garfield creator and BSU graduates Jim and Jill Davis will direct $50,000 to student emergency aid and $50,000 to the Take Flight Fund!

 

Please share this good news on social media, and help us reach our goal before midnight!

 

Thank you for your enthusiastic support of Ball State students today and every day.

Lola

 

Lola Mauer '98 '03

AVP of Strategy

Cardinal Country
Rank State Gifts
1 IN 3770
2 IL 282
3 OH 161
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Honors College Match
Dean John Emert will be matching gifts made to the Honors College up to $1,000!
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$2,500 Student Org Challenge
Ball State Alum and Foundation Board Member, Patrick Alderdice '92, will be giving $2,500 to the student organization with the most gifts between 9:00-10:00pm
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College Leaderboard
The college with the most gifts by midnight will receive $2,000 to support students' greatest needs!
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Academic Department Leaderboard
The three academic departments with the most gifts by midnight will receive $8,000, $4,000 and $2,000 in challenge funds respectively for the benefit of students' greatest needs.
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Help Student Orgs!
Help student organizations get ready for the new academic year! The four student orgs with the most gifts from 1-4pm on April 7 will receive $250 each.
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Sociology Matching Challenge
Chair Chad Menning will match gifts to Sociology up to $1,000.
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Alumni Chapter Challenge
Scholarship support is vital for students. The alumni chapter with the most gifts to their scholarship fund from 4-7 p.m. on One Ball State Day will receive $1,000.
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Evening Leaderboard
The needs of our students are greater than ever. The eight areas with the most donors between 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. will each receive $1,000 thanks to challenge dollars given by donors.
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College of Sciences & Humanities Department Challenge
Dean Maureen McCarthy will give $500 to the CSH department with the most donors.
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Dr. Marilyn Buck Matching Challenge
Dr. Marilyn Buck will be matching every dollar up to $9,000 to benefit our future physical education programs and students. The scholarship will benefit outstanding freshmen who are physical education and health teaching majors. The travel fund will help physical education and health teaching majors attend the SHAPE America National Convention.
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Inclusive Excellence Match
This year we launched our inaugural Inclusive Excellence plan, which clearly demonstrates Ball State’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Sue Hodges Moore will personally provide matching funds up to a total of $2,000 to encourage other donors to contribute financially to the implementation of our plan.
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Educational Studies Match
Dr. Richard Seymour will match the first 10 gifts of $20.20 to the Educational Studies department!
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College of Fine Arts Department Leaderboard
Dean Beckman will give $1,500 to the College of Fine Arts program with the greatest number of total gifts.
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