THANK YOU! Over 350 UMaine alumni, friends, faculty, and staff showed their Black Bear pride by making a gift on Maine Day of Giving 2017! We raised over $180,000, well over our goal of $25,000! We sincerely appreciate the generosity of all who participated, whether near or far, to make this day an enormous success. If you missed out and want to make a gift, visit: umainefoundation.org/give.
Thank you for all of the support we received yesterday from our generous donors! We ❤ the college of our hearts always!
What is Maine Day of Giving?
Maine Day of Giving is 24-hour fundraising event coordinated by the University of Maine Annual Fund office, which coincides with Maine Day, the traditional day of service at the University of Maine. Whether you are currently on campus or not, you can participate in Maine Day by making a gift.
How can my I participate?
Make a gift and spread the word! Use the hashtag #mainedayofgiving17 on social media, provide links to umainefoundation.org/mainedayofgiving in your email and on your website. Use items from the Maine Day of Giving social media toolkit.
Is there a minimum donation amount?
Gifts of $5 or more will count for this special event, and will make you eligible to receive our I GAVE pin!
Can I choose what I want to support?
Your gift can be designated to any area of campus which you choose or if you prefer you can make an unrestricted gift, to the area of greatest need at UMaine.
Where can I get more information?
Contact the Annual Fund office at 207.581.5100
As a thank-you from the Foundation, if you decide to make a gift on Maine Day of Giving,
we will send you our first-ever I GAVE UMAINE pin!
Here are the results from Maine Day of Giving 2016:
191 donors, 169 gifts and $23,200.26 raised!
Alumni donors ranging from the class of 1952 to the class of 2016 with 42 classes represented
Class with most alumni giving: 2004
Donors from 16 states and 4 countries
Furthest donor was 8,322 miles away in Sri Lanka
58 Funds Supported!