Frequently Asked Questions about One Day Give

  • What is Ville One Day Give?

    This is Millersville University’s eighth annual giving day. One Day Give is an online-based fundraising event that encourages alumni and friends to come together to support student success at Millersville University by giving to favorite programs, colleges, athletic teams and funds. 

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  • What will my participation mean?

    Taking part in the One Day Give makes an important impact on Millersville University students. Your generosity changes lives today and demonstrates your love for the University. By giving today, you are able to help your dollars go further through one day only challenge funds and matches. 

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  • What is the event date for ‘Ville One Day Give?

    Thursday, February 25, 2021 – from 6 a.m. until midnight (11:59 p.m.) 

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  • Where do gifts go?

    Donors are encouraged to support the Millersville University Scholarship Fund to provide scholarship assistance across the University. However, donors are welcome to designate their gift to any area of interest. All gifts made on February 25 will count toward the One Day Give. 

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  • What can I do to help get the word out about ‘Ville One Day Give?

    Mark your calendar for February 25, 2021 and tell a friend! 

    Use our online Volunteer Ambassador Toolkit to share the news about One Day Give. Post about #VilleOneDayGive on your social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Join in the conversation about Ville One Day Give and spread the excitement!  

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  • Will 100% of my gift go to my designated area?

    Yes.

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  • Are donors restricted in what they can support?

    No, please give to whatever you love.

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  • Is there a minimum donation amount?

    No, every gift no matter the size makes a difference.

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  • How do I decide where to give?

    There are many giving opportunities at Millersville University. Gifts to the Scholarship Fund (formerly the annual fund) make a vital difference in the lives of students, and often support the area of greatest need for a college or program. However, donors are welcome to designate their gift to any program to be counted toward One Day Give.  

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  • 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 February 25.

    You can make a gift by phone at (717) 871-7520, online at millersville.edu/give2mu or mail your check to:

    Millersville University
    c/o One Day Give
    P.O. Box 1002
    Millersville, PA  17551

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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