$ 332,528 raised 1,740 gifts


Events

Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events


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University’s Greatest Needs (The Duquesne Fund) Matching Gift
Shea Hoffmann Murtaugh A'94 and James Murtaugh B'93 will match The Duquesne Fund donations dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000.
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
$2,000
University’s Greatest Needs (The Duquesne Fund) Participation Challenge
An anonymous group of Advancement staff members, inspired by seeing the impact made by unrestricted gifts every day, have agreed to donate $2,000 if 250 people make a gift that will be used for the University’s greatest needs (The Duquesne Fund).
170 / 250 Gifts
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Alice C. Feehan Fund Matching Gift
A group of anonymous School of Nursing alumnae will match donations to the Alice C. Feehan Fund dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000! This fund provides emergency funding to Duquesne University School of Nursing students.
$800 MATCHED
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Bayer School of Natural & Environmental Sciences Matching Gift
Gianni and Lisa Floro will match donations to the Bayer School of Natural & Environmental Sciences dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,500!
$2,500 MATCHED
Completed
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Biomedical Engineering Matching Gift
Kevin McQuillan B’87 and Principal at The McQuillan Group along with his wife Amanda McQuillan A’92 GA’94 will match donations to the Biomedical Engineering program dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,500.
$1,175 MATCHED
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$5,000
Current Parents Participation Challenge
If 300 current parents of a Duquesne University student make a gift of any amount, to any area of the University, an anonymous Parents' Leadership Council family will make a $5,000 gift.
300 / 300 Gifts
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Cross Country and Track & Field Matching Gift
Jonathan Dorph (Class of 2014), Alex Federinko (Class of 2011) and PJ Blinn (Class of 2014) will match all Cross Country and Track and Field donations dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,500. Members of the A10 XC Championship Team will then match the next $1,500 of donations dollar-for-dollar.
$3,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Duquesne Media Department Matching Gift
William Murphy, A'52 will match donations to the Duquesne Media department (formerly known as the Journalism and Multimedia Arts Department) dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,000. Duquesne Media is home to majors in Digital Media Arts, Multiplatform Journalism, Sports Information and Media, and Strategic Public Relations and Advertising.
$1,240 MATCHED
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Duquesne University Scholarship Association Matching Gift
An anonymous Duquesne University faculty member will match donations to the Duquesne University Scholarship Association (DUSA) dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000! Fr. Sean Hogan is President of the DUSA.
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Football Matching Gift
An anonymous football alumnus has made a $15,000 matching gift challenge to benefit the 2018 NEC Champion Football program. All donations on the Day of Giving to the Football program, will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $15,000. This Matching Gift is in honor of Coaches Terry Russell and John Stefanik who had such a positive influence on his life during his playing days at Duquesne and he remains excited and committed to the continued growth of the Football program under the leadership of Head Coach Jerry Schmitt.
$15,000 MATCHED
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Gumberg Library Matching Gift
The Gumberg Library Leadership Team will match donations to Gumberg Library dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000.
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Ice Hockey Matching Gift
William F. Goodrich, Esq., A'74, L'79, of Goodrich & Geist, PC, will match donations to the Ice Hockey team dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000!
$1,000 MATCHED
Completed
$1,000
Ice Hockey Participation Challenge
Si Bishop, '10, a Duquesne Hockey alumnus, will donate $500 to the Duquense University Ice Hockey team if 50 gifts are made to the program, $750 of 75 gifts are made, and a total of $1,000 if 100 individual gifts are made.
100 / 100 Gifts
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$3,000
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts Participation Challenge
If 50 individuals donate to the McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts the College's Advisory Board will donate $3,000; an additional $3,000 if 100 individuals donate; an additional $3,200 if 150 individuals donate; and Dean James Swindal and his wife Mary, will donate $3,000 if 200 individuals donate to the College – for a combined participation Challenge total of $12,200.
200 / 200 Gifts
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Modern Languages and Literatures Matching Gift
Catherine Hammond A'65 will match donations to the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,250.
$440 MATCHED
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Physician Assistant Studies Matching Gift
Dr. Chris Daly, a former John G. Rangos, Sr. School of Health Sciences faculty member, will match donations to the Department of Physician Assistant Studies dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,000!
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
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School of Business Matching Gift
Two anonymous School of Business alumni, including a Business Advisory Council member, have joined together and will match all donations to the School of Business dollar-for-dollar, up to $10,000.
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
$5,000
School of Education Participation Challenge
An anonymous donor has agreed to donate $5,000 if 100 individuals make a gift to the School of Education
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
School of Law Participation Challenge
If 50 individuals donate to the Duquesne School of Law the Duquesne Law Alumni Association (DLAA) will donate $2,500; an additional $2,500 if 75 individuals donate; and Paul J. Gitnik, A’81 L’85 will personally donate $2,500 if 100 individuals donate!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
School of Music Dean Seth Beckman's Challenge
Last year, alumni and friends generously donated $5,300 to the School of Music on the Day of Giving. This year, if the School of Music receives $6,000 in donations, it will unlock a $2,500 gift from Dean Seth Beckman.
$6,000 / $6,000 Raised
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$1,000
School of Music Participation Challenge
Jackie Harvey, M'56 will donate $1,000 if 50 individuals make a gift to the School of Music.
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
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School of Nursing Matching Gift
Francis Feld, N'93 will match donations to the School of Nursing dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,500!
$3,500 MATCHED
Completed
$1,000
School of Nursing Participation Challenge
Heritage Valley Health System will donate $1,000 if 120 individuals make a donation to the School of Nursing.
120 / 120 Gifts
Completed
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School of Pharmacy Matching Gift
Craig G. Cochenour, P'81, L'88 ($1,000) and Barbara Putignano, P'86 ($1,000) will match School of Pharmacy donations dollar-for-dollar up to a combined total of $2,000.
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Sean M. Hogan, C.S.Sp. Endowed Scholarship Fund Matching Gift
Randal McCarthy, P’88 will match donations to the Sean M. Hogan, C.S.Sp. Endowed Scholarship Fund dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,000.
$2,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Swimming & Diving Matching Gift
An anonymous supporter and parent of a Duquesne University women's swimming alumna has made a $10,000 matching gift challenge to benefit the 2018 A10 Champion Swimming and Diving program. All donations on the Day of Giving to the Swimming & Diving program, will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $10,000.
$10,000 MATCHED
Completed
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Women's Lacrosse Matching Gift
An anonymous family of a Duquesne University Women's Lacrosse team member will match dollar-for-dollar the first $1,500 in gifts to the Women's Lacrosse team.
$1,500 MATCHED
Completed
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Women’s Soccer Matching Gift
An anonymous Women’s Soccer supporter will match donations to the women’s soccer team, dollar-for-dollar, up to $1,000!
$1,000 MATCHED
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Leaderboard
Number of Gifts Leaderboard
Which area of campus will receive the most gifts during the Duquesne Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of campus to help make them #1 on the Leaderboard!
Rank Area of Campus Gifts
1 Athletics 347
2 Liberal Arts 207
3 Greatest Needs (The Duquesne Fund) 170
4 School of Nursing 131
5 School of Law 111
6 School of Business 109
7 Ice Hockey 106
8 Other 102
9 School of Education 102
10 School of Pharmacy 84
11 School of Music 63
12 Fr. Sean Hogan Scholarships 61
13 Greek Life 58
14 Health Sciences 51
15 Gumberg Library 38
16 Natural & Environmental Sciences 36
17 Study Abroad 34
18 Spiritan Campus Ministry 24
19 Biomedical Engineering 21
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Leaderboard
Amount Raised Leaderboard
Which area of campus will receive the largest amount of dollars during the Duquesne Day of Giving? Make a gift to your favorite area of campus to help make them #1 on the Leaderboard!
Rank Area of Campus Raised
1 Athletics $72,340.19
2 Other $28,025.19
3 School of Business $24,732.10
4 Liberal Arts $22,885.59
5 Greatest Needs (The Duquesne Fund) $15,440.55
6 School of Law $12,850.00
7 School of Pharmacy $12,370.04
8 School of Nursing $10,010.17
9 School of Music $6,102.00
10 Ice Hockey $5,185.08
11 School of Education $4,915.42
12 Health Sciences $4,430.00
13 Fr. Sean Hogan Scholarships $4,310.04
14 Natural & Environmental Sciences $2,790.00
15 Gumberg Library $2,550.00
16 Greek Life $2,443.24
17 Study Abroad $1,310.00
18 Spiritan Campus Ministry $1,195.04
19 Biomedical Engineering $1,175.00
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Athletics Leaderboard
Which Athletics team will raise the most money for their team during the Duquesne Day of Giving?
Rank Fund Designation Raised
1 Women's Swimming & Diving $22,830.00
2 Football $15,755.19
3 Women's Soccer $7,865.00
4 Men's Basketball $5,200.00
5 Ice Hockey $5,135.08
6 Cross Country & Track & Field $3,550.00
7 Women's Lacrosse $3,540.00
8 Women's Basketball $3,260.00
9 Volleyball $2,730.00
10 Women's Tennis $1,185.00
11 Men's Tennis $1,080.00
12 UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse $1,010.00
13 Rowing $910.00
14 Bowling $550.00
15 Dance Team $300.00
16 Pep Band $210.00
17 Men's Soccer $125.00
18 Cheerleading $0.00
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Greek Life Leaderboard
Which Greek Life organization will raise the most money for their organization during the Duquesne Day of Giving?
Rank Fund Designation Raised
1 Tau Kappa Epsilon $523.00
2 Alpha Sigma Tau $360.06
3 Delta Zeta $275.18
4 Alpha Delta $250.00
5 Phi Kappa Theta $195.00
6 Alpha Phi $190.00
7 Alpha Gamma Delta $165.00
8 Alpha Omicron Pi $150.00
9 Gamma Phi $125.00
10 Delta Chi $100.00
11 Sigma Kappa $50.00
12 Zeta Tau Alpha $35.00
13 Gamma Phi Beta $25.00
14 Alpha Phi Delta $0.00
15 Sigma Alpha Epsilon $0.00
16 Sigma Nu $0.00
17 Sigma Tau Gamma $0.00
18 Delta Sigma Theta $0.00
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