What is #GivingTuesday?

President Carter and Mayor FosterDoane University is starting a new tradition!  For the second year, we are participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back.  For Doane, this is a day that brings our community together, celebrates giving and service, and spreads the impact of our mission.  President Carter and Crete Mayor Roger Foster signed a mayoral proclamation making December 2, 2014 officially #GivingTuesday for the City of Crete. 

Ways to Get Involved

On December 2, 2014, we are celebrating #GivingTuesday at Doane University, and we want you to be a part of it!  Here is what you can do:

Make a Gift

Support Doane with a gift of any size to the Doane Fund or what matters most to you.  These end of the year gifts are tax deductible.
Here are three simple ways to support Doane on December 2, 2014:
1.  Head to Padour Walker on the Crete Campus to make your gift in the Advancement Office. 
2.  Call Janet Noddings at 402.826.8588.
3.  Donate Online.

Make a gift to Doane University

Doane students will be learning more about philanthropy and how generous our alumni have been throughout the years.  We encourage you to support your favorite Doane programs or find an organization in your area and volunteer your time. 

spread the word

Be in the know on #GivingTuesday.  Be sure to Like/Follow us on Social Media.  Post your #UNselfie photos to share why you give back to Doane University.  We even have a #GivingTuesday template for you print out from home or work.  Post your photos to our social media pages or email alumni@doane.edu for us to share. 

Doane College Alumni on Facebook Doane University Alumni Facebook Page

Doane College Alumni on Twitter Doane University Alumni Twitter Page

social media toolkit

Help us spread the message throughout the day as a Social Media Ambassador!  Email Director of Alumni Relations Anne Ziola at anne.ziola@doane.edu to be included on a listserv of people that will be notified throughout the day on the progress we have made.  You will be the first one to know how close we are to our goals and message examples to share with your friends.  This Social Media Toolkit will provide examples of emails, social media images and graphics for you to use before and during the event. 

Downloadable Graphics 

Right click any of the graphics, and choose Save As to use them on your social media profile of choice.

Giving Tuesday Banner
Use this Facebook Cover leading up to #GivingTuesday

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Print this sheet to share with your #UNselfie picture.

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