Fordham Giving Day: Ignite Change

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An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for School of Professional and Continuing Studies

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $175Just for Thomas More College Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorJoyce Brown matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $2,000Just for Marymount Legacy Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,025Just for Orthodox Christian Studies Center Annual Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,000Just for English

An Anonymous DonorCatherine Trapani matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

An Anonymous DonorJohn Reddy & Christa Reddy matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,325Just for LGBTQ+ Community Funds

An Anonymous DonorDavid Schwartz matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Dean's Strategic Initiatives Fund

An Anonymous DonorPaul Brusco matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $320Just for World Youth Day

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Mens Cross Country and Track and Field

An Anonymous DonorAnonymous matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Womens Cross Country and Track & Field

An Anonymous DonorPatricia Dugan Perlmuth matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,570Just for Fordham/Ailey BFA Scholarship in memory of Denise Jefferson

An Anonymous DonorJonathan Valenti matched $200 for each donor, donating a total of $10,000Just for Fordham College at Lincoln Center

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,201Just for Fordham Foundry

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $950Just for Center for Community Engaged Learning

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $20,000Just for Fordham College Rose Hill

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $6,460Just for Veterans Emergency Assistance Program

An Anonymous DonorKola Romano matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Water Polo Team

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Scholarships

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25Just for Urban Law Center

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000Just for Gabelli School of Business
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An Anonymous DonorPaula Mahayosnand, MC’93 President, MC Alumnae Association gave $500 because 93 donors gaveJust for Marymount Legacy Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Graduate School of Social Service

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Womens Soccer Team

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $1,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Graduate School of Education

An Anonymous DonorMichael Sodaro and Joseph Rescigno gave $2,000 because 40 donors gaveJust for Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program

An Anonymous DonorMorgan Vazquez gave $2,023 because 203 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $5,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Class of 1978 donors who gave to Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorFordham University Alumni Association (FUAA) Board gave $6,500 because 500 donors gaveJust for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorFordham Board of Trustees gave $25,000 because 1000 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $25,000 because 250 donors gaveJust for Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorSteven Raineri & Claudine Raineri gave $25,000 because 400 donors gaveJust for Parents

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $45,000 because $1 was given by donorsJust for Urban Law Center

An Anonymous DonorFordham Board of Trustees gave $50,000 because 2000 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorFordham Board of Trustees gave $75,000 because 2500 donors gave
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As a Jesuit University, Fordham challenges students to live the mission and "Go Set the World Aflame!" Your gift ignites the flame that sparks change

There are even more ways to light the way for Rams:

  • Strike a Match πŸ”₯ Offer a matching or challenge gift to inspire others to get involved
  • Shine Bright πŸŽ‡ Share why you give and use #FordhamGivingDay for a chance to be featured on our Social Media channels
  • Light the Way βœ¨ Become an Advocate and help spread the word about Giving Day

Thanks you for your support of Fordham!

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Thanks for Igniting Change!

With over $1.2M raised, we express our deepest gratitude for your incredible support on Fordham Giving Day! 

Check out your impact, by the numbers: 

🎁2,376 gifts from Rams (and counting)

πŸ”€96 Fordham areas supported

πŸ”“$250,000+ in matches and challenges unlocked

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ48 U.S. states represented

🌎14 countries represented 

🏫1950-2026: Range of alumni and parent class years represented

Because of you, we can continue to ignite change and light the way toward a brighter future. We remain deeply humbled by your support—thank you!

462 days ago by Fordham University
Thank You from President Tania Tetlow

462 days ago by Neil Stevenson
[Fordham Donor Story] Juan Rivera, FCRH '90

463 days ago by Fordham University
Fordham Class of 2023 Share Why They Give

Fordham Class of 2023 Share Why They Give


463 days ago by Fordham University
A Message From President Tania Tetlow

464 days ago by Neil Stevenson
[Fordham Donor Story] Kathryn Castelli, GABELLI '90

464 days ago by Fordham University
[Fordham Donor Story] Andrew Gulla, GABELLI '15

464 days ago by Fordham University
Spread the Word

Want to help spread the word about Fordham Giving Day? It is simple! Create an account or to log into your account at givecampus.com. 

While logged into your GiveCampus user account, all sharing buttons generate a campaign link that is unique to you. When you use these buttons to share the campaign or the advocacy dashboard on social media or through email or text, your impact will be tracked and celebrated next to your name on the Advocates tab on the campaign page.

Alternatively, you can simply spread the word through your networks using #FordhamGivingDay.

464 days ago by Fordham University
Hear from Gloria Batista, FCRH '79, GSAS '86, about why she gives back to Fordham!

464 days ago by Neil Stevenson
[Fordham Donor Story] Thomas Christian Egg, LAW '96

464 days ago by Neil Stevenson
Fordham Giving Day starts now!

Fordham Giving Day starts now! 

Inspired by Jesuit teachings, we call on our community to ignite change by supporting any area of Fordham meaningful to you. Your gift is the spark that lights the way for infinite opportunity ✨

464 days ago by Fordham University

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Class LeadersDonorsRaised ($)
19350$0
19420$0
200130$8,789
20250$0
19390$0
19570$0
19460$0
19617$1,225
200827$7,145
19632$135
20260$0
19480$0
19551$100
19520$0
19541$125
19340$0
19470$0
19320$0
19602$150
19502$165
199823$38,510
19300$0
19290$0
19450$0
19510$0
19657$1,375
197327$14,821
199332$7,185
196412$2,600
19594$800
19400$0
19490$0
19360$0
19531$100
19370$0
19330$0
19410$0
20240$0
19440$0
19380$0
19430$0
198636$18,530
19667$1,000
19310$0
202013$1,225
200415$4,015
201823$1,476
201118$5,200
199217$14,600
201922$4,815
197719$3,535
199122$22,100
198322$12,534
197522$3,625
200924$14,690
198220$6,810
198925$64,485
197116$4,365
202222$6,987
200717$3,967
197022$4,025
201225$3,055
198515$6,095
198419$6,759
198723$7,475
197619$5,241
197222$9,300
199018$21,520
198023$17,375
201621$3,785
197823$10,415
201322$41,048
201717$3,345
199716$5,011
197917$13,219
200016$2,675
196820$44,975
196717$9,200
201427$7,186
201517$2,059
199518$4,250
196915$5,885
199419$4,200
200226$4,090
199615$4,075
202122$1,691
198124$7,175
20238$1,621
19586$385
201020$4,350
198829$14,085
200616$1,365
199932$9,117
19560$0
197421$6,005
200327$8,465
19626$3,550
200525$2,930
Parent Giving
Parent YearDonorsRaised ($)
202125$9,445
202018$17,725
201811$1,986
20197$520
202457$45,380
202345$19,686
202661$17,362
202222$16,675
202550$29,591
Reunion Class
Reunion YearDonorsRaised ($)
15th Reunion27$7,145
20th Reunion27$8,465
50th Reunion27$14,821
5th Reunion23$1,476
10th Reunion22$41,048
45th Reunion23$10,415
40th Reunion22$12,534
25th Reunion23$38,510
35th Reunion29$14,085
30th Reunion32$7,185
Top Funds Supported
Areas SupportedDonorsRaised ($)
Corporate Law Center0$0
Urban Plunge Scholarships1$25
Cross Border Institute founded by Scott Simpson0$0
Fordham Law School Fund189$85,551
Competition Law Institute0$0
Center for Ethics Education1$25
Moot Court Fund0$0
Medieval Studies0$0
Center on National Security0$0
Womens Volleyball Team7$1,525
Law School Career Planning Center0$0
Club Sports - Tennis Team1$1,500
Club Sports - Womens Soccer Team5$575
Scholarships36$29,475
Joseph M. McShane, S.J. Campus Center3$650
Graduate School of Social Service Fund6$1,385
Mens Cross Country and Track and Field35$18,915
Fordham University Press0$0
Student Clubs (Lincoln Center)1$200
Thomas More College Scholarship4$350
Neuroscience and Law Center1$500
Fordham Law School Family Fund0$0
Club Sports - Womens Squash Team0$0
Institute on Religion, Law and Lawyer's Work1$15
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Scholarships5$515
The Observer4$625
National Center for Access to Justice0$0
Squash Team11$10,850
Aquatics (Swim and Dive)29$6,012
Mission and Ministry1$20
Rachel Frances Ragone, GABELLI ’18, Endowed Scholarship1$150
Fordham's Greatest Needs550$281,527
Student Clubs (Rose Hill)1$250
Stein Center for Law and Ethics0$0
Theater6$350
Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center0$0
Fordham EMS (FUEMS)5$7,775
Office of Multicultural Affairs1$25
Psychology0$0
Gabelli School of Business Fund94$110,005
Curran Center for American Catholic Studies6$1,167
Public Interest Resource Center (PIRC)2$28,000
Center on Law and Information Policy (CLIP)0$0
Fashion Law Institute0$0
Urban Law Center3$45,050
Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education Fund4$1,250
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Fund26$15,220
Center on European Union Law0$0
LGBTQ+ Student Activity Fund7$2,925
Veterans Academic Initiative3$5,155
The David Winton (GSB '94) Memorial Endowed Scholarship1$2,000
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Honors Program6$900
Club Sports - Mens Lacrosse Team2$100
Law Library Fund0$0
Leitner Center for International Law and Justice1$1
Center on Race, Law and Justice0$0
Club Sports - Womens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Dean’s Faculty Research Fund1$750
Club Sports - Modern Dance0$0
Center on Asian Americans and the Law0$0
Womens Tennis Team1$125
Club Sports - Womens Rugby Team0$0
Club Sports - Mens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Center for Judicial Events & Clerkships0$0
Center on Religion and Culture1$25
Theology3$100
Cheerleaders4$300
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Fund3$1,020
Entrepreneurial Law Clinic1$3,000
Choir Fund1$10
The Fordham Ram2$100
General Athletics27$4,345
Center for Community Engaged Learning10$1,900
The Louis Calder Center Fund2$225
Womens Rugby Team0$0
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Scholarships9$1,815
Graduate School of Social Service Scholarships9$1,875
Womens Rowing Team9$2,000
Ram Van10$1,400
Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program36$9,335
Libraries12$690
Student Wellness14$1,170
Gabelli School of Business Undergraduate Scholarships38$13,655
Global Outreach (GO!)15$807
Club Sports - Hockey Team41$11,850
Club Sports - Rugby Team13$3,325
New Era Basketball Fund20$11,750
Football Team36$9,535
Campus Ministry32$7,425
University Church3$295
Orthodox Christian Studies Center Annual Fund10$2,050
Bronx African American History Project18$2,080
Marymount Legacy Scholarship70$23,138
Fordham Law Public Interest Fellowship21$3,570
Mens Basketball Team23$9,225
Graduate School of Education Scholarships7$780
Career Center21$3,385
Center for Jewish Studies25$2,785
Fordham College at Rose Hill Fund66$33,855
Parents and Families Fund8$1,675
Dean's Law School Campaign Fund14$18,750
Study Abroad15$2,100
HEOP Rose Hill4$242
Trustee Diversity Fund4$225
Bronx Irish American History Initiative23$1,845
LGBTQ+ Student Wellbeing Fund17$3,375
Water Polo Team78$112,125
Gabelli School of Business Graduate Scholarships13$2,410
Counseling and Psychological Services12$954
Womens Basketball Team11$7,650
WFUV8$847
Feerick Center for Social Justice30$24,655
Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)7$450
English37$7,265
Fordham College at Rose Hill Scholarships48$11,143
Graduate School of Religion & Religious Educ. Scholarships4$1,025
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Scholarships24$10,055
Bronx Italian American History Initiative12$945
HEOP Lincoln Center8$2,275
Fordham Law School Scholarships44$8,786
Womens Cross Country and Track & Field38$13,340
Club Sports - Baseball Team3$225
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Parent icon18%Parents
Book icon3%Students
Suitcase icon5%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon4%Friends
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