One Day Give - 2017
Save the date for this year’s One Day Give – Thursday, October 5
With a goal of 500 donors in 24 hours, the fifth annual One Day Give supports the Millersville University Scholarship Fund. Giving challenges and raffle prizes will encourage participation from the entire Marauder community as we demonstrate the impact that every gift makes when we all come together.
Check back often for exciting news on #VilleOneDayGive
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Ville One Day Give?
This is our fourth annual giving day. Ville One Day Give is an online-based fundraising event that encourages alumni and friends to come together, support their favorite college and programs, and help them receive challenge funds.
What will my participation mean?
- Changing lives by giving generously
- Amplifying your impact with one-day-only challenge funds
- Show your confidence in the University
Where do gifts go?
Donors are encouraged to support the Millersville University Scholarship Fund to provide scholarship assistance across the university, yet donors are welcome to designate their gift to any area of interest.
Will 100% of my gift go to my designated area?
Are donors restricted in what they can support?
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 the Scholarship Fund (annual fund for scholarships) make a vital difference in the lives of students, and often support the area of greatest need for a school or program. However, donors are welcome to designate their gift to any cause they wish and it will still count towards One Day Give.
Where does challenge money go?
Challenge money will go to support scholarships at Millersville University.
Can a donor send a gift by mail or phone?
Due to the short timeframe of Ville One Day Give, only checks dated or received that day will count toward the contest goals or challenge funds. This includes gifts made by phone, online and checks that are received that day or dated for October 5.
You can make a gift by phone at 717-872-3820, online at mville.us/give2mu or mail your check to:
c/o One Day Give
PO Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551
Is it safe to make my gift online?
Yes. The information collected during the Ville One Day Give 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 sustaining gift?
You can make a sustaining gift by visiting the Millersville University site millersville.edu/sustainingdonor. Please note that only the payment processed on October 5, 2016 will count towards Ville One Day Give.
What I can I do to help get the word out about Ville One Day Give?
Post about #VilleOneDayGive on your social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Join in conversations about Ville One Day Give and spread the excitement!