The Amazing Raise!

Franciscan University of Steubenville

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Tuesday, May 6th, 12am

This is an online event.

  • What is this event?
It is a National Online Fundraising Event. Franciscan University is taking part in this 24 hour giving day event hosted by the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley.


  • What makes my donation through this event better than any other day?
The Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV) is coordinating with businesses and philanthropist to get matching funds for this event. Which means every dollar you donate to Franciscan through this event will be amplified by a matching donation by one of the partners mentioned above!


  • Where will my donation go?
All money donated to Franciscan University through this event will be directly funding Student Financial Aid.


  • Where do I donate?
You can donate right here: http://bit.ly/fusamazingraise
Donate Here!

This link will take you to the giving day weblink where you can donate via credit or debit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express). The Community Foundation assures the utmost security and protection for all donor information.

FAQ about the Amazing Raise!

  1. Is there a min or max amount you can give?
    Because this is an online giving event, there is a minimum donation amount of $10.00. There is no maximum.
  2. Is the giving site secure and safe to use?
    Yes, Franciscan University of Steubenville as well as the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley assure you that the giving site is completely secure, and all donor information is protected.
  3. Who will be receipting my gift?
    The Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley will email you an e-receipt for your gift immediately after you donate.
  4. You have a question that is not addressed here?
    Email us at nkramer@francsican.edu, and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Your donation could award FUS thousands of dollars!

The Community Foundation is providing Non-Profits the following prizes.

  1. $1,000 is awarded to the Non-Profit that gets the first donation of the day!
  2. $1,000 is awarded to the Non-Profit that raises the most money from 11 AM - 1 PM on May 6.
  3. $1,000 is awarded to the Non-Profit that gets the last donation on May 6.
  4. $1,000 is awarded to the Non-Profit that raises the most money from 2 PM - 5 PM on May 6.
  5. $1,000 awarded to the Non-Profit that receives the 100th donation of the day.
  6. $1,000 awarded to the Non-Profit that receives the 1,972nd donation of the day.
  7. The Grand Prize of $5,000 is awarded to the Non-Profit that raises the most money on May 6, 2014.


Your donation can and will get us these prizes!