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Nazareth Annual Fund
Supporting the highest priorities at Nazareth


Gifts to the Nazareth Annual Fund provide powerful financial flexibility to allow the College to sustain its ongoing commitment to students and respond to the highest priorities

On Naz Giving Day you can lead the way in support of learning, growth, and connections all powered by giving to the Nazareth Annual Fund.

Alumni Pay it Forward Financial Aid Challenge
In one 24-hour period, you have the ability to fuel the next generation of changemakers, teachers, leaders, healers, entrepreneurs, and innovators. If 250 gifts are given in support of Student Financial Aid, an additional $133,500 will be unlocked from the following donors: Kathy Prestel '64 & Jim Dammeyer, Dan Dayton '89, Rosalyn DellaPietra '58, Mary Anne Doane '68, Dena '84 & John Drain '83, Alicia Lamphron '70, Cindy Lowenguth '73, Matt Maguire '08, Paul Morris '95, Karen '83 & Ed Schuler '85, Janet Smith '73, Janet '67 & John Vasak, Tony Vecchiotti ‘81, and an anonymous alumna.
250 / 250 Gifts
Student Philanthropy Challenge
If 150 current students give today, an anonymous donor will make a gift of $15,000 to our Nazareth Annual Fund - which supports the Student Financial Aid Fund and Student Life Fund. Let's go Golden Flyers!
150 / 150 Gifts
Faculty & Staff Challenge
Make your gift go even further today! When 75 gifts are received from Nazareth’s faculty or staff, School of Business & Leadership faculty member Bryan Adams '04, retired Faculty Emerita Christine Bochen, and retired Faculty David Page will give an additional $8,500.
50 / 50 Gifts
Shine even BRIGHTER!
An anonymous donor has upped the ante, challenging us to reach a new target of 1,700 gifts by midnight (a Naz Giving Day RECORD!)— and offering another $15,000 when we do. Let's shine even BRIGHTER Naz!
1,700 / 1,700 Gifts
Graduate Alumni Challenge
Naz helped propel you further in your career, let's help propel future generations of Naz graduate students with our support. Jackie Aab ‘75G, Harvest Gionta ‘00G, A. Scott Hecker '76G, and an anonymous donor will give an additional $18,000, but only if 50 graduate alumni make a gift today!
50 / 50 Gifts
Senior Class Gift Challenge
Today is the day Seniors! An anonymous trustee will give an additional $10,000 if 100 seniors make a gift today. By showing your Naz pride on #NazGivingDay, you help make the Nazareth experience possible for Golden Flyers who will follow in your footsteps.
100 / 100 Gifts
Golden Hour Challenge
The lunchtime *golden* hour is our time to RALLY! Dr. Mary T. Bush ‘51, our beloved faculty emerita from the history and political science department, will give an additional $35,000 if 100 gifts are received between 12:00 and 1:00 p.m. C’mon Flyers. Make this hour count!
100 / 100 Gifts
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