Effect Positive Change

Thank you! We did it.

#WoodsGivingDay goal met and exceeded!

Goal 400 Unique Donors
Total Donors: 519

Alumni 338
Friends 93
Staff 48
Faculty/Adjunct Faculty 30
Students 10

Note: 26 alumni employees gave as faculty/staff members to meet the campus challenge

Total Gifts: $149,400

Woods Fund: $146, 740
Other projects: $2,660

Thank you to our generous alumni and friends who challenged donors to support SMWC on #WoodsGivingDay! Together, their gifts provided $79,250 in gifts to the 2019-2020 Woods Fund and encouraged 519 donors to give.

The following challenge matches were unlocked throughout the day thanks to our hundreds of donors:

Level 1 – $250
UNLOCKED AT 50 DONORS
Thank you Trudy Ayer Mickey ’74!
Level 2 – $500
UNLOCKED AT 100 DONORS
Thank you Anonymous Alum!
Level 3 – $1,000
UNLOCKED AT 150 DONORS
Thank you Peggy Grimmer Rolf ’73!
Level 4 – $2,500
UNLOCKED AT 200 DONORS
Thank you Brenda Heuring Howard ’83!
Level 5 – $10,000
UNLOCKED AT 250 DONORS
Thank you Fran Rumely Jones ’75!
Level 6 – $10,000
UNLOCKED AT 300 DONORS
Thank you Anonymous Donor!
Level 7 – $25,000
UNLOCKED AT 350 DONORS
Thank you Becky Caufield Peloff ’64!
Level 8 – $30,000
UNLOCKED AT 400 DONORS
Thank you Class of 1965!

Giving Increased in all areas compared to #WoodsGivingDay 2018.

60
First Time Gifts

283
Online Gifts

35
In Person Gifts

201
Over the Phone Gifts

More than 1,000 calls

were made by students, staff and volunteers to thank donors for their past support of SMWC.

Student calling donors during WoodsGivingDay 2019

361
Gifts of $50 or more!

238
Gifts of $100 or more

SMWC themed Yankee Candles

Congratulations

to the winners of our SMWC Yankee Candles!

  • Rita Devine Horan ’82
  • Mary Lou Pagella
  • Linda Roof Sheehan ’62