Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday

49
Donors
17450
Donated

This campaign ended on
Nov. 27, 2018, but you can still make a gift to Delta State University by clicking HERE.

Matching Gift

A generous donor has established a $100,000 matching gift for the general scholarship fund. Choose “Scholarships – Giving Tuesday” in the drop-down box when making your contribution on Giving Tuesday to be part of this $100,000 matching gift. Every dollar given to the general scholarship fund will be matched by this donor up to $100,000.

Delta State Delivers – Because of You: Promotional Video

On the heels of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the #GivingTuesday movement began in 2012 as a way to unite us all in a day of generosity, to make a difference in the world at the start of this busy holiday season. By making a gift to Delta State University this #GivingTuesday, you can make a difference in the lives of students.

Get involved, make your gift, and encourage your family and friends to show your support of DSU this #GivingTuesday on Nov. 27, 2018.

Watch our video (above) that features students explaining how Delta State delivers quality education and top-notch extracurriculars.

Do more on #GivingTuesday by making your gift and encouraging your DSU network to do the same! Follow, share and re-tweet DSU’s #GivingTuesday updates across our social media platforms.”

Delta State Delivers thanks to you!

Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday will begin at 12:01 A.M. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, and will continue for 24 consecutive hours.

Updates

11:24 AM Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018: Here are some of the dollar amounts that our 49 donors gave: $10,000; $2,000; $1,000; $250; $100; $50; $42; $30; $25; $20; $2; $1. And we appreciate every contribution! The most popular levels of giving were $25 (8 times), $50 (9 times), and $100 (9 times).

11:18 AM Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018: Here are the final results of our donor base for Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday. Gifts came from across Mississippi — Cleveland, Jackson, Leland, Mound Bayou, Hernando, Clinton, Clarksdale, Madison, and Brandon. Other locations included Williamsport, PA; Wexford, PA; Greenville, NC; Logan, UT; Baton Rouge, LA; Canton, GA; Thomasville, GA;  Jonesboro, GA; Rogers, AR; Collierville, TN; Naperville, IL; Austin, TX; Sherman, TX; and Birmingham, AL.

11:11 AM Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018: We offer hoorays and thanks to 49 donors who cumulatively gave $17,450.80 for Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday. We will post a thank-you video shortly.

9:13 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: We’ve topped $17,000 in gifts. Wouldn’t it be something if we could reach $20,000 by midnight? We stand at 47 donors. And 50 is in easy reach. Can we get to 75 by midnight, even 100?

8:58 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Hooray for our 44 donors and $16,858 in gifts so far! Three hours to go until the campaign ends. How high can we go?

7:57 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Still another promotional giveaway! Effective immediately, the first Delta State parent to support Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday will receive two free Delta State T-shirts.

5:30 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: The next update will be posted between 7:30 and 8:30 PM today.

5:15 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Another promotion! We don’t yet have any donors from the state of Tennessee. The first supporter from the Volunteer State will receive a free Delta State throw blanket.

4:45 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: The next four people who give $50 or more will each receive two free tickets to an upcoming Delta State basketball home game.

2:48 PM PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Our donor base keeps growing across Mississippi and across the country. Here are the latest geographical demographics: Gifts have come from across Mississippi — Cleveland, Jackson, Leland, Mound Bayou, Hernando, Clinton, Clarksdale. Other locations include Williamsport, PA; Greenville, NC; Logan, UT; Baton Rouge, LA; Canton, GA; Rogers, AR.

2:44 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Wow! Of our 36 donors so far, two have given twice and one has given three times!

1:21 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Our donors now include three separate gifts of $1,000, a $2,000 gift, and a $10,000 gift. We also appreciate our other gifts, which range from $1 to $2 to $10 to $25 and more.

1:19 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: We’re now up to 25 donors and more than than $16,000.

12:03 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Yay, we reached 20 donors! Let’s keep the momentum going!

12:02 PM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: New donors from other states! Here are the latest geographical demographics: Gifts have come from across Mississippi — Cleveland, Jackson, Leland, Mound Bayou, Hernando, Clinton. Other locations include Williamsport, PA; Greenville, NC;  Logan, UT; and Baton Rouge, LA.

11:52 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: The first five Delta State students who give on Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday will receive a free portable cell phone charger. So far, two students have participated! Students can give at our booth in the Student Union.

11:17 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Curious about where donors live? Gifts have come from across Mississippi — Cleveland, Jackson, Leland, Mound Bayou, Hernando, Clinton. Other locations include Williamsport, PA, and Greenville, NC.

11:08 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: A gift of $1,000 just arrived. That’s our second four-figure gift. We also received a five-figure gift early this morning of $10,000.

11:03 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Alumni have given. Students have given. Staff have given. Delta State’s president has given. Have you?

10:44 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Wondering how much money people are giving to Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday? Gifts have ranged from $2 to $10,000.

10:08 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: Woohoo! More than 10 people have given so far!

8:46 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: So far, gifts have ranged from $25 to $10,000.

8:41 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: We topped $10,000 already, thanks to four donors!

8:10 AM Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018: It’s a clear, cool day today on Giving Tuesday, the perfect weather for our 24-hour Delta State Delivers campaign. Keep our momentum going and show your support because Delta State really does deliver!

4:10 PM Monday, Nov. 26, 2018: Two people have already given to Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday and the campaign hasn’t officially begun yet! Give what you can, when you can — Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday starts at midnight tonight and runs for 24 consecutive hours.

9:45 AM Monday, Nov. 26, 2018: Less than 24 hours until Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday! If Delta State delivered to you, consider giving back to us!

11:30 AM Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018: As you celebrate Thanksgiving, consider giving thanks to Delta State on Giving Tuesday! Delta State Delivers on Giving Tuesday will begin at 12:01 A.M. Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, and will continue for 24 consecutive hours.