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Are you "All in for Davidson"?

Update 6/5/14 at 9:30 a.m.: We did it! We have secured more than 2,608 gifts and $700,000 in challenge money. Way to go wildcats!

It’s a simple formula for success.

Alumni John McCartney ’74, Andy McElwee ’77, Joe Logan ’77, Will Mathis ’88, and Melissa Dilettuso Stewart ’89, and parents Peter Swift and Diana McCargo have stepped forward to extend the challenge for Davidson. If we receive 2,500 gifts by midnight, Davidson receives $700,000 in challenge gifts!

Our challengers are in. We’re in. Are you all in for Davidson?

Make your gift now, or call 704-894-GIVE (4483).

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Access and Affordability

Scholarship support, including The Davidson Trust, makes it possible for Davidson to recruit the most qualified and talented students to attend, regardless of financial circumstances.

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Experiential Learning

Internships. Fellowships. Experiential learning is all about opportunities that enhance the educational program.

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Athletics

One-fourth of Davidson students are athletes, participating in the college's 21 Division I programs. We’re getting ready for the move to the Atlantic 10 Conference for 19 of our 21 programs and need your support in this transition. Go 'Cats!

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The Arts

The arts are an integral part of the Davidson education, from visual art, theatre and music to dance, creative writing and 89.9 WDAV, the college’s public radio station.

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Unrestricted Giving

Unrestricted gifts made through The Fund for Davidson allow for the enhancement of all things Davidson and gives the college the flexibility to insure institutional needs are met. Your support makes a difference.

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Progress Report

We did it! Davidson secured more than 2,500 gifts during the “All in for Davidson” one-day challenge and claimed $700,000 from our amazing challengers. Way to go, ’Cats!

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Celebrity Operators

Our celebrity operators are in for Davidson, too, and are standing by to take your gift! Here's a look at who may be answering your call. Click on the time tabs to see who will be “on the clock” throughout the day, waiting to thank you for your gift.

Call them now! 704-894-GIVE (4483).

Matt McKillop
Matt McKillop ’06
Assistant Basketball Coach
8-9 a.m.
Paul Nichols
Paul Nichols ’03
Football Head Coach
8-9 a.m.
Verna Case
Verna Case
Associate Dean, B.F. Dolan Prof. of Biology
8-9 a.m.
Ryan Arnold
Ryan Arnold ’06
Associate Director for Reunion Giving
9-10 a.m.
Eileen Keeley
Eileen Keeley ’89
VP for College Relations
9-10 a.m.
Carol Quillen
Carol Quillen
Davidson College President
9-10 a.m.
Kathy Bray
Kathy Bray
Associate Dean of Students
10-11 a.m.
Ernest Jeffries
Ernest Jefferies
Associate Dean of Students
10-11 a.m.
Tom Shandley
Tom Shandley
Dean of Students
10–11 a.m.
John Harper
John Harper
Retired Dining Services/Wildcat Den
11 a.m.-noon
Ed Kania
Ed Kania
VP for Finance and Administration
11 a.m.-noon
Jackie Pitzer
Jackie Pitzer
Business Services
11 a.m.-noon
Natalie Bombard Akin
Natalie Bombard Akin ’05
Assoc. Director of Donor Relations
Noon-1 p.m.
PJ Martin
PJ Martin ’04
Young Alumni Ne Ultra Chair
Noon-2 p.m.
Susan Roberts
Susan Roberts
Assoc. Prof. of Political Science
Noon-1 p.m.
Leland Park
Leland Park ’63
Library Director Emeritus
1-2 p.m.
Clark Ross
Clark Ross
Frontis W. Johnston Prof. of Economics
1-2 p.m.
John Chidsey
John Chidsey ’83
Chair, Board of Trustees
2-4 p.m.
Gil Holland
Gill Holland
Professor Emeritus of English
2-3 p.m.
Matt Spear
Matt Spear ’93
Men's Soccer Head Coach
2-3 p.m.
Russell Crandall
Russell Crandall
Assoc. Prof. of Political Science
3-4 p.m.
Jim Murphy
Jim Murphy ’78
Director of Athletics
3-4 p.m.
Eleanor Cross
Eleanor Cross ’01
Major Gifts Officer
4-5 p.m.
John Kuykendall
John Kuykendall ’59
President Emeritus
4-5 p.m.
Becca Taylor
Becca Taylor ’06
Assistant Dean of Students
4-5 p.m.