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Today, be a part of #GivingTuesday at Tufts

December 01, 2015

Help us meet the challenge!

If 1,012 people make a gift today, Tufts will receive $112,000 from a generous group of donors.

Be part of the challenge and make a gift today!

UPDATE: We far surpassed the #GivingTuesday challenge! In total, more than 1,700 people gave to Tufts. And because we surpassed our goal of 1,012 donors, Tufts will receive $112,000 from our generous challenge donors. These gifts from alumni, parents, and friends will impact the lives of our students and faculty in countless ways. The generosity of our community is astounding – THANK YOU!


#GivingTuesday celebrates giving on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year, it takes place today—December 1!

And this year, your support can go even further.

If 1,012 people give today, Tufts will receive $112,000 from a generous group of donors (featured below).

Let's make it happen! Here are easy ways to support Tufts on #GivingTuesday:

We’re so grateful for your support! We’ll give shout-outs on our donor page to all who make a gift online today. (Just leave a comment on the online giving form if you don’t want us to post your name.) Thank you for making a difference and supporting Tufts on #GivingTuesday!

Our Challenge Donors

Kenneth Rosh and Meredith Schlesinger

“Tufts is truly special to our family‎. I loved my time at Tufts and have maintained many close friendships, and we are now really enjoying seeing Tufts through the eyes of our son. Go Jumbos!”

—Kenneth Rosh, A85, A19P, and Merideth Schlesinger, A19P

Jon Levy

“Tufts gave me lifelong friends, an education, and a great head-start. Inspiring, encouraging, and cajoling my classmates to give back to Tufts has become a calling for me. If you want to make your life better, make someone else's life better.”

—Jon Levy, E83

Monte and Jane Haymon

“We give back to help others less fortunate to achieve a quality education, realize the Tufts experience, and position themselves for a fulfilling life.”

—Monte Haymon, E59, J83P, J85P, and Jane Haymon, J60, J83P, J85P

Howard Hartenbaum

“Our daughter is having an amazing experience at Tufts, and supporting that experience for her and her classmates is something we wholeheartedly believe in.”

—Howard Hartenbaum, A16P, (pictured) and Junko Hartenbaum, A16P

A fifth donor has chosen to remain anonymous.