Events

Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events


$50,000
Participation Challenge
Some call it giving back, we call it the Butler Way. Thank you, Bulldogs! And a special thank you to Ken Massaroni '83 and Lori Ziemba '82, and Lynne Zydowsky '81for funding this challenge.
1,500 / 1,500 Gifts
Completed
2
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A Final Four Challenge
Let's finish strong over the last 4 hours of BU Day of Giving! Gifts made to the Butler Fund for Student Scholarship will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $10,000. Your gift to the Butler Fund for Student Scholarship could be the game-winner pushing us over the 1,500 gift goal unlocking an additional $50,000 in student scholarship support!
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
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BUAA Ayres Student Assistance Fund Challenge
Thank you to the Butler University Alumni Association for sponsoring this challenge!
$8,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
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Bud Kerwin Scholarship Matching Challenge
Harry (Bud) Kerwin encouraged all of his dance students to be the best creative versions of themselves, and “go for it” in a very challenging career. To honor his legacy, the Bud Kerwin JCA Dance Scholarship was created to immortalize all he gave to his students and the dance community. In celebration of Day of Giving, gifts to this fund will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,500, as a way to say “thank you” to one of the most important mentors and teachers that ever walked into the dance studios at Butler University!
$1,960 MATCHED
Ended
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Butler Blue III Portrait Unveiling
Butler Blue III's (Trip) official portrait is just $5,000 away from unveiling! Painted by Anthony J. Padgett of Red Truck Productions, Trip's canvas now hangs in Robertson Hall next to his predecessor, Blue II. Once we reach $5,000 in gifts to the Live Mascot Program the curtain will come down to reveal Trip's likeness underneath. Make a gift and help unveil Trip's official portrait!
Ended
2
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Butler Fund for Student Scholarship Matching Challenge
Gifts made to the Butler Fund for Student Scholarship will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $25,000 on Day of Giving. Butler University has steadily grown our financial aid allocation to nearly $78 million per year, but we need your help to further expand the financial resources available to our students and their families. Your gift to the Butler Fund for Student Scholarship will allow students to continue to experience the superior education that can only be offered at Butler University.
$25,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
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Central Indiana Tuition Guarantee Challenge
Goal reached! Thanks to Branden ’02 and Jenn Renner and Christina ’04 and Craig Fugate MS ’17 for supporting the Butler Tuition Guarantee Program.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
$1,850
Chicago Trek Challenge
Thank you to the Chicago-area alumni for unlocking $1,850 for Butler students!
116 / 180 Gifts
Ended
2
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College of Communication Dean's Fund Challenge
Support the College of Communication with a gift to the CCOM Dean's Fund! The Dean's Fund supports students by providing study abroad scholarships, student experiential education and clinical opportunities, guest experts and professionals in the classroom, and professional development for faculty. All gifts to the fund will be matched, up to $2,500!
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
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College of Communication Giving Circle Matching Challenge
The College of Communication's Giving Circle Fund is used to support students participating in internships and clinical experiences, empowering them to elevate their learning to the next level. An anonymous donor is providing a dollar-for-dollar match to CCOM for every dollar raised to the Giving Circle up to $2,500. Help future communications professionals fulfill their potential by making a gift today!
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
$1,500
College of Education Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fund Challenge
Help unlock $1,500 for the newly created College of Education Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fund. $5,000 in gifts to any College of Education fund will unlock an additional $1,500 for the COE Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fund. The Fund will be used to support initiatives, programming, and mentoring that engage current and future COE students, COE faculty and staff, and partner educators in pursuing and sustaining anti-racist and inclusive teaching and learning.
$5,000 / $5,000 Raised
Completed
2
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Lacy School of Business Scholarship Challenge
Rachel Rogers '17 and Infinity Giving Works for sponsoring this challenge.
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
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MBA Scholarship Challenge
Thank you to the MBA Alumni Community Steering Committee for coming together and supporting Butler MBA students.
$3,500 MATCHED
Completed
2
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Sciences Expansion and Renovation Challenge
The expansion and renovation of Butler's new $100M Sciences Complex is underway! In celebration of Day of Giving all gifts to the Sciences Expansion and Renovation fund will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $10,000.
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
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Show Your Pride College Scholarship Challenge
The first $30,000 in Day of Giving gifts made to the Annual Scholarship Fund of any of our six academic colleges will be doubled! Support student scholarships in the College of Communication, College of Education, Jordan College of the Arts, Lacy School of Business, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and/or the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and your gift will be matched!
$30,000 MATCHED
Completed
2
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The Collegian Support Fund Challenge
Thank you for supporting The Butler Collegian!
$10,500 MATCHED
Completed
$1,700
Young Alumni Board Challenge
Young alumni rock! Thanks for your support!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed