Fordham Giving Day: Piecing Together the Future

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An Anonymous DonorMichael Bennis matched $5 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Alumni (2014-2020)

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Alumni (2013-2023) who gave to Fordham Law School Fund

An Anonymous DonorKatherine A. Rocco matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $280Just for Alumni (2009) who gave to Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorMorgan Vazquez, FCRH '13 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,800Just for Center for Jewish Studies

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

An Anonymous DonorAndrew Laub matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,525Just for Alumni (2013-2023) who gave to Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorF. Jay Breyer, Ph.D, GSAS '81 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

An Anonymous DonorMo Osman, FCRH '14 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Alumni (2014-2023)

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Parents and Families Fund

An Anonymous DonorJoan Garry, FCRH '79 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,949Just for LGBTQ+ Student Wellbeing Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,060Just for Fordham Foundry

An Anonymous DonorChrista and John Reddy, PAR '16 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $643Just for LGBTQ+ Student Activity Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $25,000Just for Fordham College at Lincoln Center

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $13,875Just for Feerick Center for Social Justice

An Anonymous DonorRaymond Quinlan, FCRH '73 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,425Just for Serving the City Internship Program

An Anonymous DonorChristopher Fitzmaurice, GSB '84, and Alison Fitzmaurice matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $9,780Just for Gabelli Scholarships

An Anonymous DonorGabelli School of Business Advisory Board matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $24,060Just for Gabelli School of Business Fund
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An Anonymous DonorMichelle Chan gave $1,000 because 10 donors gaveJust for Alumni (2013-2023) who gave to Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorMarymount Alumnae Board gave $1,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Marymount Legacy Scholarship

An Anonymous DonorMichael Sodaro, FCRH '67 & Joseph Rescigno, FCRH '67 gave $2,500 because 35 donors gaveJust for Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program

An Anonymous DonorJack Kelly gave $10,000 because 25 donors gaveJust for Classes of 2013 through 2023 donors who gave to Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorPatricia Dugan Perlmuth, FCLC ’79, Sharon Draghi, and Delia Peters, FCLC ’85 gave $15,000 because 15 donors gaveJust for Fordham/Ailey BFA Scholarship in memory of Denise Jefferson

An Anonymous DonorStacey Rappaport gave $15,000 because 250 donors gaveJust for Fordham Law School

An Anonymous DonorJohn Leddy, FCRH '81 gave $20,000 because 100 donors gaveJust for Fordham College Rose Hill

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $25,000 because 350 donors gaveJust for Parents

An Anonymous DonorFordham University Board of Trustees gave $25,000 because 500 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorFordham Board of Trustees gave $25,000 because 2000 donors gave

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

An Anonymous DonorFordham Board of Trustees gave $25,000 because 1500 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorDavid Javdan gave $50,000 because 250 donors gaveJust for Fordham Law School
About

On Fordham Giving Day, we celebrate the continuity of excellence. Your gift acts as a bridge, connecting the foundations of our past to the limitless potential of the future, ensuring a legacy that stands the test of time.

Piece by piece, your support weaves a bridge between the legacy of Fordham's founding and the boundless possibilities that await in our future. Join us on Giving Day to be a part of this enduring legacy.

Thank you for your support of Fordham!

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The Clock is Ticking⏰

Haven’t made a gift? There’s still time! You can make a gift until 11:59pm to count towards Giving Day.

38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Let’s see the big picture!

You have helped us unlock the full puzzle and potential for our students. Because of you, our students thrive in and out of the classroom. If you haven’t made a gift yet, add your piece to Fordham’s future!



38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Fordham and YOU, we just fit together🤝

Not sure what to support? Consider a gift to Fordham’s Greatest Needs, which enhances all aspects of the student experience.



38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Fitting into the Big Picture: Why Philip, FCLC '84, gives back!

38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Help us unlock the last piece, and this challenge gift!

Your gifts have helped us unlock the third piece of the puzzle. Now let’s unlock unlock Mo’s gift. Calling all recent alumni in the 2014 to 2023 classes! Mo Osman, FCRH ’14, will match your gifts, dollar-for-dollar, up to $5,000.



38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Make your gift part of the bigger picture, year after year📸

By making a regular, ongoing gift you will continue to support the future of Fordham, and piece together your own giving puzzle!

What is a recurring gift? A recurring gift is a series of payments automatically made on a monthly or annual basis. The amount and end date are up to you, and the gift can be canceled at any time. You can opt in by clicking the Recurring Gift tab in the giving form!

38 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Two pieces down, two to go!

We are halfway from unlocking the FULL puzzle! Parents and families, this is your chance to add a piece to your family’s Fordham story! If 350 parents donate during Fordham Giving Day, an anonymous Fordham family will contribute $25,000.

39 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Fitting into the Big Picture: Why Mary Ellen, FCRH '81, gives back!

39 days ago by Caroline Burgos
FIRST PUZZLE PIECE UNLOCKED

Because of your support, you helped us unlock the first puzzle piece. A generous group of donors have pledged to give $25,000 for every 500 Giving Day donors, up to $125,000. Help us unlock this challenge, and the next piece!



39 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Celebrate the many ways to give back at the Fordham blood drive♥️

As a Jesuit institution, we are committed to the principles of service, compassion, and community engagement. In alignment with these values, we are organizing, in collaboration with the New York Blood Center, a blood drive for the Fordham community to join in the energy of Fordham Giving Day.  

Rose Hill Blood Drive

Monday, March 4 | 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

McShane Campus Center | Great Hall - Room 303

Lincoln Center Blood Drive

Tuesday, March 5 | 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Multipurpose Room G76 | 140 W. 62nd St.

*Make an appointment before you go, walk-ins may not be accepted due to capacity.



39 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Fordham Giving Day is here!

Join the Fordham community in our effort to piece together Fordham’s future. Your donations, big or small, will connect every part of the puzzle🧩

39 days ago by Caroline Burgos
Help us piece together a puzzle by reaching our goals!

Consider making an early gift, by donating to any fund of your choice, you can help us piece together the future. Check back during Giving Day to see which pieces have been unlocked!


44 days ago by Caroline Burgos

Top Fordham Areas Supported
Fordham Areas SupportedDonorsRaised ($)
Club Sports - Womens Rugby Team4$180
London Centre0$0
Entrepreneurial Law Clinic0$0
Dean’s Faculty Research Fund0$0
Curran Center for American Catholic Studies11$1,610
Elizabeth Johnson Fund for Theology and the Earth2$155
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Honors Program0$0
Water Polo Team77$130,133
Faculty of Arts and Sciences0$0
Club Sports - Womens Ultimate Frisbee Team1$25
Scholarships39$5,050
Graduate School of Education Fund27$5,740
Mens Basketball Team16$2,462
Serving the City Internship Program9$20,850
Choir Fund6$885
Club Sports - Womens Soccer Team9$600
Disability Studies Program (Faculty of Arts and Sciences Fund)2$500
Gabelli School of Business Graduate Scholarships10$4,800
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences5$3,143
LGBTQ+ Student Wellbeing Fund29$7,897
Ram Van - Hannah Burke Tambini Driver of the Year Award15$1,775
Asian American Studies4$125
Feerick Center for Social Justice51$32,820
Fordham College at Rose Hill Scholarships34$2,795
Fordham College at Rose Hill Honors Program42$9,320
Center for Community Engaged Learning15$4,030
Fordham Foundry12$1,590
Football Team39$42,750
Fordham College at Rose Hill Fund50$30,540
Global Outreach (GO!)10$522
Fordham Law Public Interest Fellowship19$7,695
Bronx African American History Project27$2,325
LGBTQ+ Student Activity Fund13$1,285
Club Sports - Hockey Team47$12,263
Campus Ministry12$835
Center for Jewish Studies55$14,549
Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP)6$1,486
Womens Cross Country and Track & Field23$1,849
Golf Team9$2,400
Womens Soccer Team20$8,035
Gabelli School of Business Fund37$48,120
Graduate School of Social Service Scholarships7$1,425
Womens Softball Team4$250
Fordham Initiative on Migrants, Migration, and Human Dignity0$0
Graduate School of Social Service Fund7$350
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Fund25$27,025
Counseling and Psychological Services4$200
Womens Volleyball Team5$3,625
Mens Cross Country and Track and Field16$1,145
Fordham Law School Scholarships18$3,855
Fordham College at Lincoln Center Scholarships25$5,705
Dean's Law School Campaign Fund10$4,150
English23$5,158
Mens Tennis Team2$1,100
Gabelli School of Business Undergraduate Scholarships29$14,760
Fordham/Ailey BFA Scholarship in memory of Denise Jefferson16$17,858
Parents and Families Fund82$46,930
Bronx Irish History Project7$405
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Scholarships3$175
Club Sports - Mens Crew Team18$4,486
Career Center13$1,776
Squash Team7$2,332
Baseball Team13$1,275
Mens Soccer Team8$1,300
Club Sports - Modern Dance0$0
Club Sports - Mens Soccer Team3$1,250
Center on Law and Information Policy (CLIP)0$0
Expressions Dance Alliance29$2,479
Fordham Foundry12$1,590
Club Sports - Mens Lacrosse Team7$1,250
Womens Rowing Team10$1,750
Thomas More College Scholarship6$2,475
Study Abroad9$1,480
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fund8$775
Club Sports - Womens Squash Team1$125
Cheerleaders2$100
Psychology3$850
Urban Law Center2$320
Fordham Dance Team2$50
Urban Plunge Scholarships1$10
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Scholarships1$225
Aquatics (Swim and Dive)6$1,100
Womens Philanthropy Graduate Business Endowed Scholarship Fund0$0
The Fordham Ram1$5
Fordham EMS (FUEMS)11$1,895
Club Sports - Sailing Team35$46,406
Urban Law Center2$320
The Observer1$50
Rachel Frances Ragone, GABELLI ’18, Endowed Scholarship0$0
Stein Center for Law and Ethics3$170
Neuroscience and Law Center0$0
Lincoln Center Commuter Students Association0$0
Fordham University Club of Long Island Scholarship in Memory of John Cifichiello, GABELLI ’681$1,000
Fordham University Press1$250
Fordham Club of Washington D.C. Endowed Scholarship1$2,000
Law School Career Planning Center0$0
University Church4$300
Mens Rugby Team2$525
Moot Court Fund1$100
Student Emergency Fund2$125
Veterans Emergency Assistance Program0$0
Student Wellness1$250
Medieval Studies2$283
Joseph M. McShane, S.J. Campus Center2$55
Trustee Diversity Fund1$125
New Era Basketball Fund5$250
Public Interest Resource Center (PIRC)1$92
WFUV3$150
Womens Crew Team7$2,125
Club Sports - Rugby Team4$400
Womens Basketball Team8$1,575
Center on Asian Americans and the Law0$0
HEOP Lincoln Center118$3,775
Club Sports0$0
Club Sports - Mens Ultimate Frisbee Team0$0
Libraries6$393
College at Sixty1$50
Student Clubs (Rose Hill)1$100
Center on National Security1$125
Theatre Program0$0
Orthodox Christian Studies Center Annual Fund2$25
Womens Lacrosse Team0$0
Center on Religion and Culture3$156
Fordham Law School Family Fund0$0
Club Sports - Wrestling Team3$150
Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education Fund4$450
Center for Ethics Education0$0
Club Sports - Womens Lacrosse Team0$0
Leitner Center for International Law and Justice1$75
Law Library Fund0$0
Reverend Joseph M. McShane, S.J., Endowed Scholarship Fund0$0
Office of Multicultural Affairs3$650
Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center0$0
Theology2$50
Cross Border Institute founded by Scott Simpson0$0
Club Sports - Womens Softball Team1$100
Center for Judicial Events & Clerkships0$0
Center on European Union Law0$0
Institute on Religion, Law and Lawyer's Work1$25
Corporate Law Center0$0
Graduate School of Education Scholarships6$415
Center on Race, Law and Justice0$0
Mission and Ministry4$260
The Louis Calder Center Fund0$0
Fordham Law School Fund162$76,541
Club Sports - Baseball Team2$50
HEOP Rose Hill2$5,050
The David Winton (GSB '94) Memorial Endowed Scholarship0$0
Veterans Academic Initiative1$100
Graduate School of Religion & Religious Educ. Scholarships1$100
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Fund10$7,800
Womens Rugby Team0$0
General Athletics31$3,810
Fashion Law Institute1$30
National Center for Access to Justice0$0
Marymount Legacy Scholarship112$33,464
Womens Tennis Team2$10
Art History and Music Department1$25
Alternative Investments Program2$5,000
Bronx Italian American History Initiative6$375
Academics6$1,510
Competition Law Institute0$0
Club Sports - Tennis Team0$0
Womens Athletics Cornerstone0$0
School of Professional and Continuing Studies Fund0$0
Fordham's Greatest Needs660$294,878
Student Clubs (Lincoln Center)1$50
Alumni Class Leaderboard
Alumni Class LeaderboardDonorsRaised ($)
201026$2,345
199719$3,831
196410$6,950
202116$11,325
197616$2,315
201518$3,200
200931$16,025
198013$9,857
19588$2,275
199115$7,080
19480$0
197429$21,420
19521$200
199812$6,990
196512$3,863
198227$10,932
200414$3,875
198513$13,750
202339$2,234
201111$960
197013$8,225
196823$31,613
200619$2,950
197828$5,843
197522$18,695
202229$3,685
197923$6,165
200520$3,471
198422$5,723
201715$3,545
197723$3,300
199326$56,016
198830$10,375
202023$3,260
197321$6,100
200118$7,336
201829$2,224
197223$5,950
199917$8,813
200826$12,460
198324$14,715
200020$14,158
201324$13,328
198622$13,205
200217$2,150
200318$5,100
200717$2,095
196722$10,595
197122$5,735
19561$1,000
199225$10,230
199430$9,875
199517$28,924
201220$2,546
198727$7,951
19619$2,835
19629$1,250
199621$18,020
201624$3,145
201927$1,920
19290$0
198120$23,986
196924$12,935
19410$0
19575$525
199010$11,525
201424$4,655
198926$67,910
19639$1,345
19606$475
19360$0
19320$0
19531$100
19310$0
19596$1,720
19370$0
19380$0
19460$0
19669$1,750
19541$125
19510$0
19550$0
19450$0
19470$0
19430$0
19330$0
19492$125
19400$0
19440$0
19390$0
19340$0
19350$0
19420$0
19300$0
19500$0
Parent Participation by Class Year Leaderboard
Parent Participation by Class Year LeaderboardDonorsRaised ($)
201910$610
20146$1,675
202472$11,708
202012$9,250
202119$3,475
202219$8,240
202635$11,187
202772$31,338
201815$1,839
202325$7,000
202539$23,050
20175$1,925
20156$12,850
20164$275
Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon55%Alumni
Parent icon19%Parents
Book icon3%Students
Suitcase icon6%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon6%Friends
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David Javdan
Gave $50,000 during a Challenge!
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Fordham University Board of Trustees
Gave $25,000 during a Challenge!
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Gave $25,000 during a Challenge!
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Fordham Board of Trustees
Gave $25,000 because 1,500 gifts were made during a Challenge!
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Heart icon matched a total of $25,000
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Fordham Board of Trustees
Gave $25,000 because 1,000 gifts were made during a Challenge!
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Fordham Board of Trustees
Gave $25,000 because 2,000 gifts were made during a Challenge!
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Gabelli School of Business Advisory Board
Heart icon matched a total of $24,060
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John Leddy, FCRH '81
Gave $20,000 during a Challenge!
Patricia Dugan Perlmuth, FCLC ’79, Sharon Draghi, and Delia Peters, FCLC ’85 photo
Patricia Dugan Perlmuth, FCLC ’79, Sharon Draghi, and Delia Peters, FCLC ’85
Gave $15,000 during a Challenge!

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