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10/9 One Day Give

On October 9th, 2013, Millersville students, alumni, faculty, staff, parents and friends MADE IT HAPPEN!

Shattering the school's one day giving record, supporters of Millersville gave a total of 558 gifts during the One Day Give.  Marauders around the globe participated in 24 hours of connecting and giving back, and guaranteed an additional $50,000 in challenge gifts for your Millersville University.  

Thank you for doing your part to help change the world, one student at a time!

Thank you


Learn more about 10/9 One Day Give

What is Giving Day?
Mark your calendars for Make it Happen: 109 on 10/9, which will be held from 12 a.m. EST to 11:59 p.m. EST on October 9, 2013.

Millersville’s Make it Happen is an online-based fundraising event that encourages friends and alumni to come together, support their favorite school and programs, and help them win a $10,000 challenge gift.

What will your participation mean?

  • Changing lives by giving generously
  • Amplifying your impact with one-day-only $10,000 challenge gift
  • Raising the bar for participation
  • Spreading the Make It Happen message

Giving on Make It Happen Day

Where do gifts go?
Donors are encouraged to support the Impact Fund to provide scholarship assistance across the university, but donors are welcome to designate their gift to any cause they wish.

Will 100% of my gift go to my designated area?
Yes.

Are donors restricted in what they can support?
No.

Is there a minimum donation amount?
Yes, there is a $10 minimum donation during the event.

How do I decide where to give?
There are many giving opportunities at Millersville University. Gifts to an annual fund make a vital difference in the lives of students and often support the area of greatest need for a school or program.

Where does $10,000 challenge money go?
Challenge money will go to the Impact Fund.

Can a donor send a gift by mail or phone?
Due to the short timeframe of Millersville Make It Happen, only gifts by phone or online will count toward the contest goals or matching funds. All other gifts can be made by phone at 717-872-3820.

Is it safe to make my gift online?
Yes. The information collected during the giving event is only used by Millersville University. It will not be sold or shared with any third party organizations.

Will my contribution be tax deductible?
Yes. Your gift is entirely tax deductible. You will receive an e-mail confirmation that will serve as your receipt for tax purposes.

Can I create a recurring gift?
You can make a recurring gift by visiting the Millersville University site www.mville.us/give2mu. Please note that only the payment processed on October 9, 2013 will count toward Make It Happen.

What can I do to help get the word out about Millersville Make It Happen?
Post about Millersville Make It Happen on your social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Join in conversations about Millersville Make It Happen and spread the excitement!