Hollins Day of Giving

Photo of students in classroom

 

This International Women’s Day, Hollins will be celebrating by giving back to educate and empower the next generation of Hollins students.

“One of the things that I’ve learned is that if you want to make a positive impact on a community, you must educate and empower women.” – President Pareena G. Lawrence

Make your gift to the Hollins Fund on March 8th in honor of a special woman in your life! Watch for your Hollins Day of Giving postcard in the mail or print this PDF. Fill in the name of your honoree, take a selfie, and post on social media with #HollinsDayofGiving. Be sure to tag Hollins Alumnae Association.

 671 donors raised $145,757 in 24 hours!


Goal for Day of Giving

The average number of days a student spends at Hollins


Challenges

24-Hour Challenges

  • 642 donors in 24 hours unlocks an additional $20,642 for Hollins!*
    (Challenge gift by an anonymous alumna donor)

    671 Donors 

  • Recurring Donor Challenge – 100 new recurring donors unlocks $10,000 for Hollins!*
    (Challenge gift by an anonymous alumna) 

 30 Recurring Gift Donors 

  • Miss Matty’s Circle Challenge – 25 donors at the Miss Matty’s Circle level from the classes of 2004 – 2018 unlocks $2,500 for Hollins*
    (Challenge gift by Dr. Sarah Marshall Price ’00)

    7 Miss Matty’s Circle Donors

  • Parents Challenge – 45 current or past parent donors unlocks $4,500 for Hollins in honor of Hollins parents!*
    (Challenge gifts by anonymous alumnae donors)

    41 Parent Donors

  • Senior Legacy Challenge – 25% of the Class of 2018 making their senior gift unlocks $1,000 for Hollins made in honor of the class!*
    (Challenge gift by Audrey Stone, Vice President of Institutional Advancement)

    24 Senior Class donors

Time Challenges

    • Morning Class Challenge – The class not in reunion this year with the most donors before 12:00 pm EST unlocks $3000 for Hollins made in honor of their class!
      (Challenge gifts by Wycliffe Goodloe McClure ’68, Annette S. Kirby ’84, and Nancy Beckham Ferris ’67)

      1992 Is the Morning Class Challenge Winner!

    • Afternoon Reunion Class Challenge – The Reunion class with the most donors before 5:00 pm EST unlocks $2,500 for Hollins made in honor of their class!
      (Challenge Gift by Wyeth Burgess ’80)

      1958 and 2016 Tied for the Afternoon Reunion Class Challenge Winner! 

    • Late Night Young Alumnae Challenge – The young alumnae class (2004-2017) with the most donors before 11:00 pm EST unlocks $1,842 for Hollins made in honor of their class!
      (Challenge gift by Maggie Byerly ’96, Class Fund Chair)

      2006 Is The Late Night Young Alumnae Challenge Winner! 

    • Last Chance Challenge – The donor with the largest gift between 10:00 PM and 11:59 PM will win a Hollins scarf!

Margaret Gibbs ’71 Is The Last Chance Challenge Winner!

Social Media Challenges

      • Post on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram that you made your gift to Hollins in honor of a special woman in your life with the Day of Giving Postcard or PDF. Be sure to tag Hollins Alumnae Association and use #HollinsDayofGiving. The post with the most likes from each platform will win a Hollins Educate and Empower baseball cap! (One prize per person)  

Facebook Winner is Alexis Tahinci ’06!

Instagram Winner is Emili McPhail ’18!

Twitter Winner is Suzanne Harper ’93!

      • Pull out your Hollins degree in crafting and post on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram that you made your gift to Hollins in honor of a special woman in your life with the Day of Giving Postcard or PDF. Be sure to tag Hollins Alumnae Association and use #HollinsDayofGiving. The most creative post, as determined by the Day of Giving Student Ambassadors, from each platform will win a Hollins Educate and Empower baseball cap(One prize per person)

Facebook winner is Christine LeFever Kmieczak ’92!

Instagram Winners are Claire McCown ’13 and Eliza Pipkin Ray ’13!

*Announced on March 9.

Leaderboard

Class Year or Hollins Affiliation Donors Class Year or Hollins Affiliation Donors
2018  24 Parents  41
2017  10 Faculty and Staff  42
2016  15 Graduate Students and alumni  8
2015  10 Friends  13
2014  7 Classes of 2019-2021  2
2013  16 1981  4
2012  10 1980  6
2011  8 1979  1
2010  13 1978 13
2009  7 1977  5
2008  8 1976  5
2007  8 1975  5
2006  17 1974  7
2005  11 1973  11
2004  5 1972  12
2003  13 1971  10
2002 18 1970  8
2001  5 1969  17
2000  8 1968 13
1999  4 1967 4
1998  12 1966 9
1997  20 1965  6
1996  22 1964  4
1995  4 1963  4
1994 4 1962  3
1993  14 1961  2
1992  41 1960  1
1991  10 1959  2
1990  4 1958  15
1989  4 1957  1
1988  4 1956
1987  6 1955  1
1986  5 1954  1
1985  10 1953  2
1984  13 1952  1
1983  14 1951  1
1982  8 1950
1949  1