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!

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

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

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

Fordham Class of 2023 Share Why They Give


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

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

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

169 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.

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

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

169 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 ✨

169 days ago by Fordham University

Class Leader Board
Class LeadersDonorsRaised ($)
19470$0
19460$0
20240$0
197327$14,821
199332$7,185
19440$0
19450$0
19657$1,375
19390$0
19430$0
19380$0
19320$0
19490$0
199932$8,992
197917$13,219
199518$4,250
201118$5,200
202013$1,225
201922$4,815
196915$5,885
199419$4,200
198322$12,534
200616$1,365
201020$4,350
198515$6,095
199217$14,600
197823$10,415
19617$1,225
201621$3,785
198023$17,375
200924$14,690
197022$4,025
198419$6,759
200226$4,090
19594$800
201225$3,055
198723$7,475
198636$18,030
198124$7,175
198925$64,485
20238$1,621
197222$9,300
201322$41,048
199716$5,011
201823$1,476
202222$6,987
197522$3,625
197719$3,535
199018$21,520
200717$3,967
196820$44,975
201717$3,345
200415$4,015
200130$8,789
199122$22,100
201427$7,186
198220$6,810
197619$5,241
200016$2,675
199615$4,075
200327$8,465
201517$2,059
197116$4,365
199823$38,510
196412$2,600
197421$6,005
200525$2,930
196717$9,200
198829$14,085
19531$100
202122$1,691
19290$0
19350$0
19586$385
19667$1,000
19510$0
20250$0
19360$0
19370$0
19541$125
19330$0
19410$0
19560$0
19551$100
19400$0
19480$0
19570$0
19340$0
19300$0
19520$0
19310$0
200827$7,145
19632$135
19602$150
20260$0
19502$165
19420$0
19626$3,550
Parent Giving
Parent YearDonorsRaised ($)
202550$29,591
202018$17,725
202222$16,675
202345$19,686
202125$9,245
202457$45,380
201811$1,986
202661$17,362
20197$520
Reunion Class
Reunion YearDonorsRaised ($)
35th Reunion29$14,085
20th Reunion27$8,465
30th Reunion32$7,185
5th Reunion23$1,476
40th Reunion22$12,534
10th Reunion22$41,048
45th Reunion23$10,415
50th Reunion27$14,821
15th Reunion27$7,145
25th Reunion23$38,510
Top Funds Supported
Areas SupportedDonorsRaised ($)
Entrepreneurial Law Clinic1$3,000
Center for Judicial Events & Clerkships0$0
Center on Religion and Culture1$25
Dean’s Faculty Research Fund1$750
HEOP Lincoln Center8$2,275
Mission and Ministry1$20
Squash Team11$10,850
Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center0$0
Center on National Security0$0
Thomas More College Scholarship4$350
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Fund3$1,020
Moot Court Fund0$0
Graduate School of Social Service Fund6$1,385
Aquatics (Swim and Dive)29$6,012
Joseph M. McShane, S.J. Campus Center3$650
Club Sports - Baseball Team3$225
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Honors Program6$900
Womens Basketball Team11$7,650
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Scholarships5$515
English37$7,265
Water Polo Team78$112,125
Ram Van10$1,400
Fordham College at Rose Hill Fund66$33,855
Scholarships36$29,475
Fordham College at Rose Hill Scholarships48$11,143
Mens Basketball Team23$9,225
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Scholarships24$10,055
Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program36$9,335
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Scholarships9$1,815
Gabelli School of Business Graduate Scholarships13$2,410
Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)7$450
Bronx African American History Project18$2,080
Libraries12$690
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Fund26$15,220
Study Abroad15$2,100
Career Center21$3,385
Institute on Religion, Law and Lawyer's Work1$15
Center for Jewish Studies25$2,785
New Era Basketball Fund20$11,750
General Athletics27$4,345
Fordham Law Public Interest Fellowship21$3,570
Club Sports - Hockey Team41$11,850
Womens Rowing Team9$2,000
Bronx Irish American History Initiative23$1,845
Feerick Center for Social Justice30$24,655
Marymount Legacy Scholarship70$23,138
Mens Cross Country and Track and Field35$18,915
LGBTQ+ Student Wellbeing Fund17$3,375
Veterans Academic Initiative3$5,155
Campus Ministry32$7,425
Club Sports - Rugby Team13$3,325
Center on Asian Americans and the Law0$0
Global Outreach (GO!)15$807
Club Sports - Modern Dance0$0
Gabelli School of Business Undergraduate Scholarships38$13,655
Bronx Italian American History Initiative12$945
Football Team36$9,535
Fordham Law School Scholarships44$8,786
Theater6$350
Student Wellness14$1,170
Center for Community Engaged Learning10$1,900
Counseling and Psychological Services12$954
HEOP Rose Hill4$242
Orthodox Christian Studies Center Annual Fund10$2,050
WFUV8$847
Womens Cross Country and Track & Field38$13,340
Graduate School of Social Service Scholarships9$1,875
Student Clubs (Lincoln Center)1$200
The Fordham Ram2$100
Neuroscience and Law Center1$500
Fordham University Press0$0
National Center for Access to Justice0$0
Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education Fund4$1,250
Womens Tennis Team1$125
Fordham Law School Fund189$85,551
Club Sports - Womens Squash Team0$0
Law School Career Planning Center0$0
Public Interest Resource Center (PIRC)2$28,000
Psychology0$0
Trustee Diversity Fund4$225
Choir Fund1$10
Club Sports - Womens Rugby Team0$0
Center on Law and Information Policy (CLIP)0$0
Rachel Frances Ragone, GABELLI ’18, Endowed Scholarship1$150
Urban Law Center3$45,050
Womens Volleyball Team7$1,525
Womens Rugby Team0$0
Center for Ethics Education1$25
Fordham's Greatest Needs550$281,527
Club Sports - Tennis Team1$1,500
Law Library Fund0$0
The David Winton (GSB '94) Memorial Endowed Scholarship1$2,000
Stein Center for Law and Ethics0$0
Competition Law Institute0$0
Fashion Law Institute0$0
Student Clubs (Rose Hill)1$250
University Church3$295
Medieval Studies0$0
Graduate School of Religion & Religious Educ. Scholarships4$1,025
Club Sports - Mens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Office of Multicultural Affairs1$25
Fordham Law School Family Fund0$0
Fordham EMS (FUEMS)5$7,775
Parents and Families Fund8$1,675
The Observer4$625
Curran Center for American Catholic Studies6$1,167
The Louis Calder Center Fund2$225
Center on European Union Law0$0
Club Sports - Womens Soccer Team5$575
Leitner Center for International Law and Justice1$1
LGBTQ+ Student Activity Fund7$2,925
Center on Race, Law and Justice0$0
Dean's Law School Campaign Fund14$18,750
Gabelli School of Business Fund94$110,005
Urban Plunge Scholarships1$25
Corporate Law Center0$0
Club Sports - Womens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Graduate School of Education Scholarships7$780
Theology3$100
Cross Border Institute founded by Scott Simpson0$0
Cheerleaders4$300
Club Sports - Mens Lacrosse Team2$100
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