Scarlet & Give Back Day 2024

2,657
Donors
102% of 2,600 Donor goal
$1,449,454
Donated
This campaign ended on April 11, 2024, but you can still make a gift to Grinnell College by clicking here!

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An Anonymous DonorMatt Horstman matched $20 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Class of 1999

Autumn Kathryn photoAutumn Wilke matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $100Just for Disability Services

An Anonymous DonorSarah Danberg matched $20 for each donor, donating a total of $100

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $2 for each donor, donating a total of $26Just for Disability Services

An Anonymous DonorSarah Burnell & Tim Butterfield matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $100Just for Women's Cross Country

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $200Just for Class of 1974 Reunion Scholarship Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $250Just for SPARC - S&B

An Anonymous DonorRuth Montgomery matched $20 for each donor, donating a total of $240Just for Class of 1977

An Anonymous DonorScott Ross matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,981Just for Class of 1981

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,982Just for Class of 1982

Abbey Scheckter photoAbbey Scheckter & George Carroll matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $360Just for Class of 2002

An Anonymous DonorCW Hobbs matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for Rainbow Alumni Scholarship Fund

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $1,125Just for Alumni (1974)

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,500Just for Class of 1974 Reunion Scholarship Fund

Karmi Anna Mattson photoKarmi Mattson matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $840Just for Class of 1997

An Anonymous DonorDaniel Baskes matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $3,700Just for Class of 1987

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Class of 1979 Georgia Dentel Memorial Fellowship

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $5 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for Class of 1979 Georgia Dentel Memorial Fellowship

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $8,000Just for Volleyball

An Anonymous DonorLaura Sander '84 matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Classes between 2013 & 2023

An Anonymous DonorParents and Families Leadership Council matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $50,000Just for Parent of student or alum

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500,000
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Dhruv Mallick photoDhruv Mallick gave $100 because 5 donors gaveJust for Class of 1999

James Decker photoJames Decker gave $100 because 6 donors gaveJust for Class of 1975

Monique McLay Shore photoMonique Shore gave $100 because 40 donors gaveJust for Class of 1990

An Anonymous DonorJeremy Youde gave $100 because 5 donors gaveJust for Class of 1999

An Anonymous DonorSarah Burnell & Tim Butterfield gave $100 because $100 was given by donorsJust for Men's Cross Country

An Anonymous DonorAnn Poor Cary & James Cary gave $200 because 1 donor gaveJust for Class of 1981

John Brentnall photoJohn Brentnall gave $500 because 50 donors gaveJust for Class of 1993

An Anonymous DonorSatyendra Patrabansh gave $2,000 because 50 donors gaveJust for Class of 1998

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $2,500 because 75 donors gaveJust for Rainbow Alumni Scholarship Fund

An Anonymous DonorCraig Junio '90 gave $30,000 because 448 donors gaveJust for Athletics

An Anonymous DonorBoard of Trustees gave $139,000 because 844 donors gave
Incentives
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Help spread the word as a Scarlet & Give Back Day Advocate! If you help secure 3 gifts you will receive a Grinnell College squirrel sticker.

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Help spread the word as a Scarlet & Give Back Day Advocate! If you help secure 10 gifts you will receive a Grinnell College coaster.

Generate 15 Gifts
Help spread the word as a Scarlet & Give Back Day Advocate! If you help secure 15 gifts you will receive a Grinnell College tumbler with lid and resuable straw.
About

Scarlet & Give Back Day Returns!

Your Scarlet & Give Back Day gift passes the baton to current and future Grinnellians. Those who care, strive, work for good, and innovate for the future. Students who will go on to become active, thoughtful citizens, and go forth with impact.  

Join us for Scarlet & Give Back Day on April 10-11, 2024, or make a gift now to double your impact! An anonymous member of the class of 1974 will match every gift to Grinnell College dollar-for-dollar up to $500,000! You direct your gift to the fund or program meaningful to you; the matching gift donor will direct an equal amount where they find meaning. 

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Students light up trivia night

Passing the baton took on additional meaning Wednesday evening as students participated in trivia night fun. 

41 days ago by Jillian Beukema
Join us as we close in our goal!

Join thousands of Grinnellians who are helping make Scarlet & Give Back Day a resounding success! We’re half-way to our goal of 2,600 people to contribute to this year’s giving day.


42 days ago by Jillian Beukema
Students enjoy Scarlet & Give Back Day

Grinnell College students check out the light-up batons and other promotional Scarlet & Give Back Day items during a tabling event at the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center (JRC) designed to raise awareness about the importance of the giving event.  

42 days ago by Jillian Beukema

Donor Maps
Class Year
Class YearDonorsRaised ($)
197112$4,851
199771$20,671
197619$14,297
198421$12,708
202218$1,298
196425$6,932
196328$9,504
198122$5,173
201022$1,739
196525$16,171
197025$30,829
199048$37,879
201724$765
197224$19,029
198731$22,352
200044$8,600
201132$5,515
196616$4,210
200322$2,181
196816$5,308
200434$5,161
198627$6,083
199247$8,956
198233$5,851
201626$2,047
198831$4,291
200724$2,770
196214$14,750
199352$8,811
197929$160,991
197524$7,116
19420$0
19551$100
19320$0
19270$0
201324$3,695
19300$0
198517$2,582
197818$5,202
201916$1,088
202121$1,034
19568$1,898
199869$21,490
198325$7,979
200155$9,664
199425$9,095
201533$2,659
200245$6,358
198926$8,113
201817$2,918
202313$1,026
197726$12,293
201236$4,033
199930$6,969
200618$4,023
198023$28,246
202013$369
199536$23,038
196924$8,253
19481$50
19502$2,600
19410$0
19534$678
19583$1,578
19511$10
19290$0
19280$0
197329$22,583
200830$2,920
19310$0
197446$27,411
19523$14,808
196728$9,058
19380$0
19340$0
199637$7,054
19370$0
19360$0
19472$700
199132$5,115
19450$0
195910$1,549
200928$15,664
19440$0
19490$0
19575$3,825
19460$0
19390$0
19400$0
19430$0
19330$0
19350$0
19546$1,128
200525$2,646
19608$4,150
201429$2,735
196111$3,343
Donor Affiliation
Donor AffiliationDonorsRaised ($)
Friends53$6,521
Faculty/Staff214$36,295
Parent of student or alum462$141,715
Alumni1903$732,011
Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon61%Alumni
Suitcase icon7%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon2%Friends
Book icon1%Students
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Anonymous
Heart icon matched a total of $500,000
Parents and Families Leadership Council photo
Parents and Families Leadership Council
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
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Tai Ping Lee
Heart icon matched a total of $10,000
generated 3 gifts, totaling $26,000
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Craig Junio '90
Gave $30,000 during a Challenge!
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Laura Sander '84
Heart icon matched a total of $10,000
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Anonymous
Heart icon matched a total of $8,000
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generated 33 clicks and 15 gifts, totaling $6,634
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generated 12 gifts, totaling $1,903