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ANNUAL ALUMNI CAMPAIGN BREAKS RECORDS
$39,000 Raised in 30 Days

Class of 2005 Named National Champions of the Race to Give 2013

Three Time Winners of the Race to Give Raise $7,728

Class of 2005

During the month of June, approximately 140 Alumni participated in the 30-day Race to Give campaign.  Thank you to all alumni donors for keeping the Race exciting until the very end.  Special thank you to our Matching Gift sponsors, National Urban Fellows’ Board of Directors and Former President, Luis Alvarez (1976-2007), whose generosity spurred Class giving throughout the Race. 

Congratulations to the Class of 2005 whose determination to hold onto their title of "Best Class" for a 3rd  year in a row has earned them the #1 spot in this year's Race to Give!  With three years of record-breaking totals raised by a single Class ($5,800 raised in 2012 and $3,355 raised in 2011), National Urban Fellows is proud to honor the Class of 2005 as National Champions in the Race to Give 2013!    

Race to Give Highlights:

  • Class of 2005:First Class to break though the $7,000 threshold
  • Class of 2012 and Class of 2011:The two Classes with the highest percentage of donors with 83% and 58%, respectively.
  • Class of 2011:Class with the largest number of recurring gifts set up during the Race
  • Class of 1985and Class of 1981:  The two Classeswith Alumni making the largest individual contribution in the amount of $4,375 and $2,500, respectively.

FINAL LEADER BOARD RESULTS*

 

1)

MPA Class of 2005

$8,728

2)

MPA Class of 2011

$6,884

3)

MPA Class of 1985

$5,656

4)

MPA Class of 2012

$3,537

5)

MPA Class of 1981

$2,700

6)

MPA Class of 1983

$2,510

7)

MPA Class of 2007

$1,995

8)

MPA Class of 2006

$1,050

9)

MPA Class of 1995

$1,000

 

MPA Class of 1970

$1,000

10)

MPA Class of 1984

$700

11)

MPA Class of 2004

$475

12)

MPA Class of 2010

$400

13)

MPA Class of 2009

$350

 

MPA Class of 1997

$350

14)

MPA Class of 2008

$300

15)

ALOC Class of 2012

$215

16)

MPA Class of 2000

$200

 

MPA Class of 1989

$200

 

MPA Class of 1980

$200

 

ALOC Class of 2011

$200

17)

MPA Class of 1993

$100

 

MPA Class of 1992

$100

 

MPA Class of 1972

$100

18)

MPA Class of 1986

$50

 

Grand Total

$39,000