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Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about Naz Giving Day 2021.

What is Naz Giving Day?

Naz Giving Day is a college-wide, 24-hour fundraising event designed to inspire alumni, parents, students, faculty and staff, and friends to make a gift to the College, departments, or programs that are most meaningful to them. For 24 hours, we encourage the Nazareth community  to come together and show its support. All gifts – no matter the size or designation – made on April 21, 2021, will count toward Naz Giving Day and help to unlock over $200,000 in additional challenge dollars.

Why should I participate in Naz Giving Day?

When you give and when others give, big things happen.

That’s what Naz Giving Day is all about. It’s one day for the entire Nazareth community to join as one to make great things happen. And on Naz Giving Day, your gift has an even bigger impact, thanks to some generous challenge grants. Your contribution on April 21 shows the world the collective power of Flyer philanthropy!

How do I make a gift?

Make your gift online by clicking “Give Now” on our main webpage. If you prefer to make your gift through other means, please contact us for more details.


Phone number: 585-389-2413 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Besides making a gift, how can I help Nazareth?

Share the day: Help Nazareth spread the word by sharing your stories and images using hashtags #NazGivingDay and #PoweredByYou. We will collect and share your posts, allowing visitors to view constant updates by the Nazareth community.


Become an ambassador: Sign up at As an ambassador, you can share messages and create excitement about the day before and during the campaign. Spread awareness within your network using email or social posts and encourage others to join you in giving back to Nazareth College.

What are the Naz Giving Day Challenges?

Through their pledged gifts, a group of generous donors hope to increase the impact of support to our students on Naz Giving Day. Meeting their challenges unlocks over $200,000 in additional grants.

When will my name appear on the Naz Giving Day Cheer Cam? 

The wait time to see your name will vary depending on the volume of gifts. But don't worry — you can rewind and rewatch. Screenshot your thank you and share it on social media to let friends know you participated. Tag your post with #NazGivingDay!

How can I make my gift go even further?

Thousands of companies match gifts to higher education institutions, which can double or triple the impact of your contribution. Find out if your employer has a matching gift program

What if I want to make a gift before #NazGivingDay?

Can’t wait until April 21 to make your gift? Click here to make a gift today and indicate "Naz Giving Day" in the comments. Your contribution will be added to our #NazGivingDay totals.

Can I make a recurring gift?

Unfortunately, we cannot accept recurring gifts on the Naz Giving Day site. Should you wish to make a recurring gift, please call or email Katie Mahoney Krenzer at 585-389-2413 or Your recurring gift will count toward the Naz Giving Day totals and challenge.

Is my payment secure?

Absolutely. Your payment is securely processed by PayPal. The information collected during Naz Giving Day is only used by Nazareth College, and it will not be sold or shared with any third-party organizations. Your credit card information will not be stored.

Is my gift tax-deductible?

Nazareth College is an exempt organization, as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and you will receive an acknowledgment that will serve as a receipt.

How is my gift spent?

Nazareth allocates 100% of your gift to the designation you choose.

What if I don't see the department or program I want to support listed under "Area of Giving?" 

If you do not see the department or program for which you are looking, you may select "other" under "Area of Giving." Then select "other" under "Fund Designation" and indicate your intentions in the box that appears. 

Who should I contact if I have questions?

We are happy to help. Please contact Nazareth College Advancement at:


Phone: 585-389-2413

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