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Kids and Critters Challenge
Congratulations to Angelica Prekopa for winning our #OneDayforUK Kids and Critters Challenge! Thanks to one good boy's Wildcat pride, the Rosenberg College of Law will be receiving an additional $250! And thank you to everyone who participated – we loved seeing ALL the members of our #BBN family!
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Challenge Your Memory
Congratulations to Alexandra, @wickedwitchofky, for winning the #OneDayforUK Challenge Your Memory! Way to throw it back with your favorite UK memories. Thanks to Alexandra an additional $250 will be given to the College of Fine Arts!
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Be the Y
Congratulations to Lori Wilson for winning the #OneDayforUK Be the Y Challenge! Thank you for showing us why we do what we do. Thanks to your participation the Kentucky Children's Hospital has won an additional $250!
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1865th Gift of the Day
Congratulations to the winner of the #OneDayforUK 1865th Gift of the Day, the College of Engineering! Thanks to an anonymous donor, the College of Engineering will receive an extra $1,865.
1,865 / 1,865 Gifts
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The Globetrotter Challenge - Large Units
Congratulations to the College of Engineering for winning the #OneDayforUK Globetrotter Challenge! Way to turn the map Kentucky blue. The College of Engineering will be receiving an additional $500!
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The Globetrotter Challenge - Small Units
Congratulations to the College of Fine Arts for winning the #OneDayforUK Globetrotter Challenge! Way to turn the map Kentucky blue. The College of Fine Arts will be receiving an additional $500!
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1st Time Young Alumni Donor Challenge
Congratulations to Kenneth Russell ('18) for winning the #OneDayforUK 1st Time Young Alumni Donor Challenge! Thanks to Kenneth, the UK HealthCare Hospital Human Needs Fund will be receiving an extra $250!
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Staff Donor Challenge
A University of Kentucky staff member who makes a gift before 10am will be highlighted to win an additional $500 for their selected college, program, or cause!
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Facebook Likes Challenge
Go to the UK Philanthropy Official Facebook page to find the One Day for UK Likes challenge post. Like the photo of the college, program or cause of your choice and those with the most likes between Monday and Noon on #OneDayforUK will win the challenge. (1st place: $1500, 2nd place: $750, 3rd place: $500)
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Gaines Center for the Humanities
Dr. Dan and Mrs. Wendy Rowland has generously provided a $2,000 match to the Gaines Fellow Research and Travel Fund. Every gift made to Gaines Center for the Humanties on #OneDayforUK, up to $2,000, will be matched dollar for dollar. Make your gift today and double your impact!
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1st Gift of the Day
The college, program or cause that receives the first gift after midnight EDT to begin #OneDayforUK wins an extra $500!
1 / 1 Gifts
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Why Do You Love UK?
Thanks to Haley Powell and her memories of spending all-nighters in Willy T, UK Libraries has won an additional $250 to the Alternative Textbook Gift Fund!
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1st Time Donor Challenge
Congratulations to Michelle Graham-Smith for winning the #OneDayforUK 1st Time Donor Challenge! Thanks to Michelle, the Human Development Institute will be receiving an extra $250!
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Programs + Centers Leaderboard
Congratulations to our #OneDayforUK Programs + Centers Leaderboard Winners! The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky came in 1st place with 143 gifts, and will receive an additional $1500; the Gaines Center for the Humanities came in 2nd place with 49 gifts, they will receive an additional $750; and the Human Development Institute came in 3rd place with 24 gifts, they will receive an additional $500!
Rank Prize Department Gifts
1 $1,500 The Arboretum, State Botanical Garden of Kentucky 190
2 $750 Gaines Center for the Humanities 51
3 $500 CRISIS Employee Assistance Program 44
4 Human Development Institute 29
5 Women & Philanthropy Network 27
6 Basic Needs and Persistence Fund 27
7 Big Blue Pantry 21
8 Center for Applied Energy Research 19
9 Institutional Diversity 15
10 Office of LGBTQ* Resources 14
11 First Generation College Student Fund 9
12 Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation 6
13 UK LEADS 6
14 Center for Research on Violence Against Women 5
15 Veterans Resource Center 5
16 Bilal ibn Rabah Scholarship Fund 4
17 KYNETIC 3
18 Disability Resource Center 3
19 The Center for Interprofessional Health Education 2
20 CARES 2
21 International Center 2
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The Globetrotter Challenge - Programs + Centers
Congratulations to the Gaines Center for the Humanities for winning the #OneDayforUK Globetrotter Challenge! Way to turn the map Kentucky blue. The Gaines Center will be receiving an additional $500!
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Faculty Donor Challenge
Congratulations to faculty member, Margaret Rintamaa, for winning our #OneDayforUK Faculty Donor Challenge! Thanks to Margaret's gift, the College of Education will receive an additional $500 gift!
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Returning Donor Challenge
A returning #OneDayForUK donor who made a gift on last year's #OneDayForUK and does so again today before 10:00 AM will be highlighted to win an extra $250 for the college, program, or cause!
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Race to the Top Challenge - Programs + Centers
The first Program or Center to 35 online donors will win an extra $500 for their fund!
Rank Prize Fund Designation Donors
1 $500 Arboretum Development Fund 181
2 Gaines Fellow Research and Travel Fund 49
3 CRISIS Program Gift Fund 43
4 Interdisciplinary Human Development Institute Discretionary Gift Fund 29
5 Basic Needs and Persistence Fund 27
6 Women and Philanthropy Fund 26
7 Big Blue Pantry Gift Fund 20
8 Lee T. Todd, Jr. Student Innovation Fund 17
9 VPID Diversity Development Fund 15
10 LGBTQ* Resources Gift Account 14
11 First Generation Gift Fund 9
12 UK LEADS Annual Giving Fund 6
13 LSAMP Gift Fund 5
14 Center For Research On Violence Against Women (CRVAW) Gift Fund 5
15 Bilal Ibn Scholarship Fund 4
16 Veterans Scholarship Gift Fund 4
17 UK Research Gifts Fund 3
18 Disability Resource Center Fund 3
19 UK Fund for the Promotion of Interprofessional Health Education 2
20 CARES Support Fund 2
21 International Education Fund 2
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Student DanceBlue Challenge
Congratulations to Cameron French for winning our DanceBlue Challenge! By helping spread the #OneDayforUK message you have won a prize pack of DanceBlue swag!
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