Fordham Giving Day: Ignite Change

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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!

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

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

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

Fordham Class of 2023 Share Why They Give


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

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

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[Fordham Donor Story] Andrew Gulla, GABELLI '15

45 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.

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

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

45 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 ✨

45 days ago by Fordham University

Class Leader Board
Class LeadersDonorsRaised ($)
19410$0
202013$1,225
199716$5,011
19626$3,550
196412$2,600
198515$6,095
201118$5,200
198322$12,534
196915$5,885
201922$4,815
200016$2,675
198124$7,175
197116$4,365
196820$44,975
201823$1,476
197421$6,005
198723$7,475
199419$4,200
199823$38,510
197917$13,219
197823$10,415
197619$5,241
202222$6,987
200616$1,365
199932$8,992
201517$2,059
201020$4,350
198925$64,485
197022$4,025
198220$6,810
201427$7,186
199122$22,100
199518$4,250
196717$9,200
199217$14,600
198419$6,759
201621$3,785
200226$4,090
197522$3,625
198829$14,085
200130$8,789
198023$17,375
201225$3,055
200327$8,465
199615$4,075
201717$3,345
197222$9,300
200924$14,690
19531$100
19502$165
19330$0
199332$7,185
19602$150
19632$135
19657$1,375
19290$0
19390$0
19430$0
19541$125
19667$1,000
19617$1,225
200717$3,967
201322$41,048
19586$385
19420$0
19470$0
198636$17,830
199018$21,520
19360$0
19440$0
200525$2,930
200827$7,145
197719$3,535
20260$0
20240$0
20250$0
19370$0
19300$0
19350$0
19551$100
19460$0
19480$0
19490$0
19520$0
19320$0
19570$0
20238$1,621
19560$0
19450$0
197327$14,821
19400$0
19510$0
19340$0
19310$0
19380$0
19594$800
202122$1,691
200415$4,015
Parent Giving
Parent YearDonorsRaised ($)
202222$16,675
202345$19,686
202018$17,725
202661$17,362
202550$29,591
20196$500
202457$45,380
201811$1,986
202125$9,165
Reunion Class
Reunion YearDonorsRaised ($)
35th Reunion29$14,085
30th Reunion32$7,185
10th Reunion22$41,048
40th Reunion22$12,534
45th Reunion23$10,415
5th Reunion23$1,476
50th Reunion27$14,821
15th Reunion27$7,145
25th Reunion23$38,510
20th Reunion27$8,465
Top Funds Supported
Areas SupportedDonorsRaised ($)
Fashion Law Institute0$0
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Fund3$1,020
English37$7,265
Center for Jewish Studies25$2,785
Fordham College at Rose Hill Scholarships48$11,143
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Scholarships24$10,055
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Scholarships9$1,815
New Era Basketball Fund20$11,750
Scholarships36$29,475
Marymount Legacy Scholarship70$23,138
Bronx African American History Project18$2,080
Libraries12$690
Mens Basketball Team23$9,225
Fordham Law Public Interest Fellowship21$3,570
Water Polo Team78$112,125
Fordham College at Rose Hill Fund66$33,855
Bronx Irish American History Initiative23$1,845
Career Center21$3,385
Office of Multicultural Affairs1$25
Fordham Law School Scholarships44$8,786
Football Team36$9,535
Club Sports - Rugby Team13$3,325
Gabelli School of Business Graduate Scholarships13$2,410
Mens Cross Country and Track and Field35$18,915
Womens Rowing Team9$2,000
Parents and Families Fund8$1,675
Womens Cross Country and Track & Field38$13,340
Orthodox Christian Studies Center Annual Fund10$2,050
Global Outreach (GO!)15$807
Institute on Religion, Law and Lawyer's Work1$15
Fordham Law School Family Fund0$0
The David Winton (GSB '94) Memorial Endowed Scholarship1$2,000
Cheerleaders4$300
Choir Fund1$10
Center on National Security0$0
Center for Community Engaged Learning10$1,900
Cross Border Institute founded by Scott Simpson0$0
Feerick Center for Social Justice30$24,655
Club Sports - Hockey Team41$11,850
Student Clubs (Lincoln Center)1$200
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Fund26$15,220
Counseling and Psychological Services12$954
Club Sports - Mens Lacrosse Team2$100
Entrepreneurial Law Clinic1$3,000
Joseph M. McShane, S.J. Campus Center3$650
University Church3$295
LGBTQ+ Student Activity Fund7$2,925
Center for Judicial Events & Clerkships0$0
Campus Ministry32$7,425
Study Abroad15$2,100
Womens Rugby Team0$0
Ram Van10$1,400
Fordham University Press0$0
Student Clubs (Rose Hill)1$250
The Observer4$625
Fordham's Greatest Needs550$281,527
Theater6$350
Bronx Italian American History Initiative12$945
Aquatics (Swim and Dive)29$6,012
Womens Basketball Team11$7,650
Medieval Studies0$0
Center on Race, Law and Justice0$0
Center on Law and Information Policy (CLIP)0$0
Moot Court Fund0$0
Center on Asian Americans and the Law0$0
Club Sports - Womens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Club Sports - Womens Squash Team0$0
Club Sports - Modern Dance0$0
Gabelli School of Business Fund94$110,005
Club Sports - Tennis Team1$1,500
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Honors Program6$900
Dean’s Faculty Research Fund1$750
Thomas More College Scholarship4$350
The Fordham Ram2$100
Student Wellness14$1,170
WFUV8$847
Neuroscience and Law Center1$500
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Scholarships5$515
Urban Plunge Scholarships1$25
Center for Ethics Education1$25
Squash Team11$10,850
Womens Tennis Team1$125
Graduate School of Religion & Religious Educ. Scholarships4$1,025
Womens Volleyball Team7$1,525
Graduate School of Education Scholarships7$780
Rachel Frances Ragone, GABELLI ’18, Endowed Scholarship1$150
The Louis Calder Center Fund2$225
Urban Law Center3$45,050
Club Sports - Womens Soccer Team5$575
Center on Religion and Culture1$25
General Athletics27$4,345
Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education Fund4$1,250
Public Interest Resource Center (PIRC)2$28,000
LGBTQ+ Student Wellbeing Fund17$3,375
Curran Center for American Catholic Studies6$1,167
HEOP Rose Hill4$242
Theology3$100
Veterans Academic Initiative3$5,155
Trustee Diversity Fund4$225
Graduate School of Social Service Fund6$1,385
Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)7$450
Fordham EMS (FUEMS)5$7,775
Psychology0$0
Leitner Center for International Law and Justice1$1
Stein Center for Law and Ethics0$0
Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center0$0
Club Sports - Womens Rugby Team0$0
Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program36$9,335
Law Library Fund0$0
HEOP Lincoln Center8$2,275
Mission and Ministry1$20
Club Sports - Baseball Team3$225
Center on European Union Law0$0
National Center for Access to Justice0$0
Law School Career Planning Center0$0
Club Sports - Mens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Fordham Law School Fund189$85,551
Gabelli School of Business Undergraduate Scholarships38$13,655
Corporate Law Center0$0
Competition Law Institute0$0
Dean's Law School Campaign Fund14$18,750
Graduate School of Social Service Scholarships9$1,875
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