Match Day 2020
Match Day is Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020. Match Day is your once-a-year opportunity to ensure that your generous gift reaches its full potential!
Be sure to check back as we get closer to the big day to see an updated list of matches and affinity challenges.
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. 20 to monitor the progress of your challenge! ("Donate" button will be active on Thursday, Feb. 20.)
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300 Donor Goal
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Help us break our 300 donor goal to release $7,500 in matching gifts! When you "take the plunge" and donate to Match Day, you're getting one step closer to seeing members of the Thiel community take the plunge in Pymatuning.
400 Donor Goal
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Members of the Thiel community have agreed to take the plunge in Pymatuning if we reach 400 total donors during Match Day! But that's not all. A generous alum has pledged an additional 5,000 gift if we reach 400 total donors!
We know our Greeks love to compete against each other. If 150 Greeks donate to this challenge, we will unlock an additional $10,000 gift! As an additional prize, the winning Greek organization will earn extra points for the upcoming Greek Week! Take the plunge and donate today.
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Lambda Chi Alpha: 0
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Calling all Zeta's! A generous alumna has pledged to donate $100 for each Zeta Tau Alpha sister who gives on Match Day up to 30 donors!
First-time Donors: Challenge 1
If 25 first-time donors contribute to Match Day, a generous alum has agreed to donate $5,000!
First-time Donors: Challenge 2
First-time donors have the opportunity to make an even bigger impact in 2020. Gifts from first-time donors will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to the first $2,500!
Football Alumni Challenge
Head Coach Mike Winslow has pledged to match any donation made by an alumni football player up to $2,020!
Has Professor David Miller '61, H'20 taught one of your classes? (Probably, he's been here 57 years!) If 80 current and former business students donate to this challenge, a generous alum will donate an additional $1,000!
Class of ’79 Challenge
Thiel College alumni from the Class of ’79 have been challeneged! Professor Gary Witosky ’79 has pledged a gift of $1,000 if 25 members of his graduating class donate on Match Day.
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 will donate an additional $500!
The Thiel College campus community is committed to helping out too. If 75 faculty and staff members donate to this challenge, an additional $500 will be given!