#1day1dayton

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#1day1dayton: things to know

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giving day is a chance to rally the greater flyer community and celebrate the impact collective support has on our university.


anyone who is fond of our university can participate in giving day. from students to parents, faculty to staff, alumni and friends of ud — our goal is to raise 1,850 gifts april 10 in support from anyone who makes ud special.


whether you’re passionate about making ud accessible for all deserving students, supporting cutting-edge research or ensuring every student experiences all ud has to offer — giving day is your chance to make a difference.


can’t make it to campus on april 10? you can still participate in the fun with your local alumni community. make a gift to help your community be crowned as the giving day champion and see if there is an event in your area.



did you know?

nearly 90 percent of gifts to ud in the past five years were $1,000 or less.


#1day1dayton: ways to help

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help us promote giving day as a social media ambassador! share your story and build excitement.


become a peer-to-peer ambassador! reconnect with classmates to raise awareness about the importance of giving back to ud — select 25 of your classmates and ask them to make a gift!


we appreciate your gift at any time of the year. april 10 is special. it’s one day for one dayton. please make your gift then. if you’ve already given — thank you! you can join us with a small gift april 10 and add your voice to the celebration.


why we give

watch this quick video to see how your support leverages confidence in the university and makes a ud education possible for future flyers year after year.

watch this quick video to see how your support leverages confidence in the university and makes a ud education possible for future flyers year after year.

who we support

there's truly a unique beauty about someone investing in you because they believe in your potential.

christian cubacub '20


choose your challenge

current student challenge
(2:1 match – all day)

matt lambiase ’88, will contribute $2 for every $1 contributed towards the student’s designation of choice. for example, when a current student gives $5 to support fellow flyers, mr. lambiase will chip in an additional $10 - up to $25,000!

alumni board challenge for young alumni
(1:1 match - noon – 11:59 p.m. edt)

in recognition of the future leadership these undergraduate alumni will have at the university of dayton, the current alumni board pledges to make a gift up to $25,000 to provide a 1:1 match for all undergrad young alumni (graduates from years 2009 – 2018) who make their gift between noon and 11:59 p.m. edt during one day, one dayton. make your gift and support your favorite ud scholarship or program – the designation you choose will receive twice the impact!

1850 donor challenge
(unlocking significant milestones – all day)

four generous ud families have come together to offer an additional $120k in support of ud scholarships and programs – if 1,850 donors choose to make a gift to ud today.

when you make a gift you will help unlock additional contributions that will have a greater impact on our ud students and community. a special thank you to (in alphabetical order): ambassador w. robert kohorst (’75) and shelley a. allen, kevin tarrant (’79), fred (’76) and lisa tenover, and a generous donor who prefers to be anonymous who have collectively supported the following milestone challenges:

  • 500 donors - $15,000
  • 1,000 donors - $25,000
  • 1,500 donors - $30,000
  • 1,850 donors - $50,000

alumni community competition

join alumni and parents in your area to compete for bragging rights and the title of top giving day alumni community. each gift by an alum or parent in your area will help lead your community to victory. the champion will be the alumni community with the highest percentage of alumni and parents who give any amount on april 10. we’ll track everything for you — all you need to do is give. be sure to check back for the latest competition updates and help your local flyers win.



watch live on april 10

see what is happening on campus live on april 10 beginning at 6:50 a.m. edt.

see what is happening on campus live on april 10 beginning at 6:50 a.m. edt.


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contact

annual giving

daniel j. curran place
300 college park
dayton, ohio 45469 - 7054
888-253-2383
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