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Match Day 2019

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Match Day is Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Match Day is your once-a-year opportunity to ensure that your generous gift reaches its full potential!

How it works: Choose from the list of affinity challenges below and click on the "Make a gift" link to donate. Be sure to include the affinity challenge you wish to support in the gift description/details. Check back throughout the day on Feb. 21 to monitor the progress of your challenge!

Total Donors: 455

Total Funds Raised: $189,865.47

Flash Challenge!

$10,000

410 Donor Count

A generous alum has proposed a flash challenge! If we reach 350 total donors, we will unlock an additional $10,000! Now if the time to "take the plunge" and help us reach this new goal!

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250 Donor Goal

$25,000

250 Donor Count

Help us break our 250 donor goal to release $25,000 in matching gifts! When you "take the plunge" and donate to Match Day, you're getting one step closer to seeing Mark Batt ’87 take the plunge in Pymatuning.

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Greek Life

238 Total

We know our Greeks love to compete against each other. If 100 Greeks donate to this challenge, we will unlock an additional $25,000 gift! Take the plunge and donate today.

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Delta Sigma Phi: 22
Kappa Sigma: 13
Phi Theta Phi: 19
Sigma Phi Epsilon: 35
Alpha Xi Delta: 48
Chi Omega: 32
Sigma Kappa: 18
Zeta Tau Alpha: 29
Alpha Chi Rho: 5
Lambda Chi Alpha: 2
Alpha Gamma Delta: 21

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Science Donors

64 Total

Are you an alum with a degree in one of the sciences? Donate to this affinity challenge and Carl A. Hoffman Jr., D.O. ’69, H’10, and his wife, Theresa H’16, will match your donation up to the first $25,000!

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Athletics Challenge

93 Total

Are you a Tomcat athlete? We know competition is important to you. If 25 athletes donate to this affinity challenge, a generous alum will give an additional $1,000!

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80's Challenge

35 Total

Are you a graduate of Thiel College from the 1980's? Show your support by donating to this affinity challenge and help us reach our goal of 20 donations!

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90's Challenge

30 Total

Are you a graduate of Thiel College from the 1990's? Show your support by donating to this affinity challenge and help us reach our goal of 20 donations!

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Miller's Money

134 Total

Has Professor David Miller '61 taught one of your classes? (Probably, he's been here 56 years!) Not only that, but he turns 80 years old in 2019! If 80 current and former business students donate to this challenge, a generous alum will donate an additional $5,000!

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Professor Witosky Challenge

34 Total

Thiel College business alumni have their work cut out for them with another challenge! Professor Gary Witosky ’79 challenges that for every gift given by a former student, he will match it with an additional gift of $25.

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Young Alumni

80 Total

Are you a graduate of Thiel College from 2000 through 2018? Donate to this challenge to have your money matched up to $10,000!

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Thiel Players Alumni

48 Total

Professor Emeritus William Robinson, Ph.D., will match theater alumni gifts dollar-for-dollar up to the first $1,000 to support the Thiel Players.

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Thiel Choir Alumni

42 Total

Thiel College Choir alumni will have their donations matched dollar-for-dollar up to the first $1,000!

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Equestrian Challenge

20 Total

Thiel alumni who were involved in the equestrian program are encouraged to take the plunge! (No, not from a horse.) If 20 equestrian alumni donate to this challenge, Director of Equine Studies Jenna Malnar and a generous alum will combine to donate an additional $1000!

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Campus Community

113 Total

The Thiel College campus community is committed to helping out too. If 25 faculty and staff members donate to this challenge, an additional $2,200 will be given!

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First Time Donor

69 Total

Are you a first time donor to Thiel College? Match Day is the perfect time to #TakethePlunge! An anonymous donor will give $5,000 if 50 new donors contribute.

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