How will YOU join us on Giving Blueday 2018?

Giving Blueday 2018 is on November 27. Support what you love at UM-Dearborn! 

Find your role

Anyone can be a part of Giving Blueday and we want everyone to join us. 

Start by OPTING IN to Giving Blueday Text Reminders!

We will ONLY connect with you on Giving Blueday (November 27) through text message. 

  • Alumni and Friends

    1. GIVE to a UM-Dearborn cause. 

    2. GO to a Giving BREWday event. Each hour, teams will compete to win $500 for UM-Dearborn causes! Giving BREWday will run from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on 11/27/18!

    3. GET your friends and family to join you in giving and spreading the word! Share UM-Dearborn and Giving Blueday stories on social media with #GivingBlueday and #GBDumdearborn.

  • Students

    1.. Share your support for UM-Dearborn and Giving Blueday stories on social media. Don’t forget to tell your friends and use #GivingBlueday #GBDumdearborn

    2. Support what you love at UM-Dearborn and make a gift. Our goal is to reach 10,000 donors across all 3 campuses. Be a victor for UM-Dearborn and give!

     

  • Faculty and Staff

    1. Make a gift to a UM-Dearborn cause. 

    2. Come to a Giving BREWday event. Each hour, teams will compete to win $500 for UM-Dearborn causes! Giving BREWday will run from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on 11/27/18!

    3. Share your UM-Dearborn and Giving Blueday stories on social media with #GivingBlueday and #GBDumdearborn.

Matches and Challenges

Make a bigger impact on Giving Blueday with Matches and Challenges to DOUBLE your gift or win money for a UM-Dearborn cause.

  • UM-Dearborn Matches and Challenges

    Athletics

    Make a gift to any UM-Dearborn Athletic fund and your gift will be matched 1:1

    College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

    • CASL Student "Get to Graduation" Fund (328374) -  more details to come 
    • UM-Dearborn Mathematics Scholarship (570741) - $5,000 challenge
    • UM-Dearborn CASL Study Abroad (332357)- $20,000 challenge
    • UM-Dearborn CASL Dean's Strategic Initiative Fund (311567) - $10,000 challenge
    • Center for Arab American Studies - more details

    College of Business

    UM-Dearborn College of Business Study Abroad Opportunity Fund (331487) - 1:1 match up to $1,000

     

     

  • University Wide Matches and Challenges

    PRE-GIVING BLUEDAY VIDEO SHARING CHALLENGE

    NOW - NOVEMBER 26

    One winner will be randomly selected from all those who share our Giving Blueday video and use the #GivingBlueday before November 27. The winner gets $1,000 toward the fund of their choice.

    DAY-LONG CHALLENGES/MATCHES

    FIRST-TIME DONOR MATCH

    First time U-M donors who give $50 or more will receive a match of $50. Excludes students. First come first served. A maximum of $65,000 will be counted towards this challenge.

    STUDENT DONOR MATCH

    Student donors who give $25 or more will receive a match of $25. Excludes alumni.First come first served. A maximum of $50,000 will be counted towards this challenge.
     

    #IGAVEBLUEDIDYOU CHALLENGE

    Us the #IGaveBlueDidYou and share what cause you supported. Ten winners will be randomly selected, and each will receive and additional $100 toward the fund they supported.

    FACULTY AND STAFF CHALLENGE

    The fund that receives the most gifts from current U-M faculty and staff on Giving Blueday will receive an additional $4,000. Excludes student organizations.

    HOURLY CHALLENGES

    6AM - 9AM

    Where in the world are you celebrating Giving Blueday? If you’re a U-M student, grad, or fan who is living or studying abroad, post a photo of yourself with something representative of the country using #GivingBlueday. One photo will be randomly selected. Prize: $500 for the fund of your choice.

    9AM - 11AM

    Student orgs, this one's for you. The top two student org funds that receive the highest number of #GivingBlueday gifts during this time will each win $1,000!

    11AM - NOON

    Pets and babies love U-M! Share a photo of your pet or baby in Michigan gear. Make sure to include #GivingBlueday. One photo will be randomly selected. Prize: $500 for the fund of your choice

    NOON - 1PM

    The fund that receives gifts from the most victors this hour will receive an additional $1,000.

    1PM - 2PM

    Insta-gift! Post your favorite U-M photo on Instagram with the hashtag #GivingBlueday. One photo will be randomly selected. Prize: $1,000 for the fund of your choice.

    2PM - 3PM

    The school, college, or unit fund that receives the most gifts from students this hour will receive $1,000. Excludes student organization funds.

    3PM - 4PM

    Share a photo with you and your favorite U-M celeb. Photoshop allowed. Don't forget #GivingBlueday. One photo will be randomly selected. Prize: $1,000 for the fund of your choice.

    4PM - 5PM

    The top two non-degree granting U-M departments/organizations with the most gifts in this hour will each receive $1,000. Excludes student organizations.

    5PM - 6PM

    Post your most passionate (or cutest) rendition of Hail to the Victors. We'll randomly select one to win $1,000 for the cause of your choice! Prize: $1,000 for the fund of your choice.

    6PM - 8PM

    The top two funds that receive gifts from the most victors between 6pm - 8pm will both receive an additional $1,000.

    8PM - 10PM

    The school or college that receives the most gifts this period will receive $2,000 for their annual fund.

    10PM - 11:59PM

     

    1. Fill in the blanks: "_____ should receive an extra $1,000 today for #GivingBlueday because ____." 
    2. Tweet or post 
    3. And, the fund of your choice could receive $1,000

    One tweet/post will be randomly selected. Prize: $1,000 for the fund of your choice

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Phone: 
313-593-5130
Fax: 
313-593-0540
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