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Tisch College of Civic Life

Together...we are citizens and leaders, researchers and scholars, activists and innovators.

              ...we are creating space for complex and complicated dialogue.

              ...we are nurturing community. 

Together...we are building a brighter world.

 

HOW TO HELP

  • Make your own gift on December 1!
  • Use our social media toolkit to get access to logos, sample posts and more.
  • Connect with your Tufts friends! Let them know #TuftsGivingTuesday is 12/1.

Join in this tradition that support today’s active citizens. Together we can help build something that will last far beyond today.

 

$10,000
Trustees Bonus Challenge
Inspired by the community support, the Trustees are adding a bonus challenge!
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Trustees Bonus Challenge 2
Can we get to 8500 gifts? The Trustees are asking us to try...
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$20,000
100 for Tisch College
Jeff Kindler (A77, A11P) recognizes the value of the work of Tisch College--and its relevance now more than ever--which is why he is sponsoring our first challenge of the day. Support students who are engaged in their communities and developing the knowledge to help solve some of our most pressing social problems. Give and help secure Jeff's challenge.
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$20,000
Tisch College Challenge 2
We're more than 100 gifts in and Rick Henken (A80, A81) knows we can double it. 100 more gifts secures his challenge gift! Your gift also supports the students and faculty engaging in the groundbreaking research on civic life and the institutions that support it. Let's do this!
100 / 100 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Final 50 for Tisch College
We're in the home stretch and we know we can make it! To help inspire us, an anonymous donor will give Tisch College $10,000 after we secure fifty more gifts. The future is brighter because of the work our students and faculty do--and together, they are building a brighter world every day. Join in and make your gift count.
50 / 50 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
Tufts University Prison Initiative (TUPIT) Challenge
TUPIT brings Tufts faculty and students together with incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people to offer college courses, tutoring and training that transform lives and communities affected by mass incarceration. The challenge donors believe in TUPIT’s mission of providing equitable access to higher education, while enabling students and faculty to become active citizens of change. Support TUPIT and help secure this challenge gift.
35 / 35 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
TUPIT Challenge 2
Wow! Our first TUPIT challenge was secured before 10am! So inspired by our community, an anonymous donor has stepped forward to offer a second challenge. TUPIT brings Tufts faculty and students together with incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people to offer college courses, tutoring and training that transform lives and communities affected by mass incarceration. Support TUPIT and help secure this second challenge gift.
25 / 25 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
Building a Brighter World 9
This is the last challenge of the day: Paul (A87) and Jennifer Walsh (A24P) are providing this final incentive to continue the support of our amazing students and faculty. Give before the day is done!
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Building a Brighter World 8
Jon Levy (E83) believes that supporting students, professors and the Tufts community today will ensure a brighter world tomorrow. We know you believe that, too. Make a gift and secure his challenge now!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
Completed
$15,000
Building a Brighter World 7
We have completed six challenges so far with only a few to go--wow! Hannah Targoff Saujet (J98) & Thomas Saujet (A96) recognize how important this Tufts tradition is for today's students. Make a gift to your favorite cause at Tufts and secure their challenge gift!
1,500 / 1,500 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
Building a Brighter World 6
500 gifts is all it takes to secure this challenge. Won't you join our challenge donors, and Jumbo couple, Stephanie and Matt Leeds (A05) and help us build a brighter world today?
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$2,500
Building a Brighter World 5
George Mussalli (A95) knows that everyone can shine a light on #TuftsGivingTuesday. Join him, make a gift, and help secure his Building a Brighter World challenge.
250 / 250 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Building a Brighter World 4
Mark Pollak (A75, A16P, A19P) & Janet Meyers (A16P, A19P) believe that together we can build a brighter world by supporting today's students and faculty. Accept their challenge and give now!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
Completed
$10,000
Building a Brighter World 3
The light is shining on this #TuftsGivingTuesday already. Join a Class of 1990 alumnus as he challenges us to go even further!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
Completed
$12,500
Building a Brighter World 2
Together we are building a community of activists and artists, doctors and scientists, leaders and innovators. Ken Rosh (A85, A19P, A21P) and Merideth Schlesinger (A19P, A21P) are challenging us to join them in supporting our community--a gift to anywhere at Tufts counts!
1,250 / 1,250 Gifts
Completed
$5,000
Building a Brighter World 1
Let's start this day off with a spark! Deborah and Neil Bienstock (E23P) are challenging the entire Tufts community to join them in building a brighter world, one gift at a time. Join them!
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
$25,000
International Community Challenge
Wherever you live, you can help build a brighter world. Kristy Endo, A05, appreciates the connectivity of the Tufts community and is challenging those living outside the US to make a difference for today's students. Join her, make a gift and secure her challenge!
500 / 500 Gifts
Completed
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