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Together, we are supporting today's Jumbos as they become leaders. Right now, coaches are guiding student athletes, shining a light on the mentorships, teamwork, and lifelong friendship that make up their journey.  Together, we are building a brighter world!

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See what people are sharing about Building a Brighter World!
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Women's Basketball: Matching Challenge
Two women’s basketball alumnae are offering a dollar-for-dollar match up to $12,500. This is a slam dunk: give and double your impact!
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Men's Ice Hockey: Matching Challenge
Go hard to the goal with this challenge: Neil Townsend, E87 & Elizabeth SanAntonio Townsend, J90 are offering a $25,000 dollar-for-dollar match this year. Your gift has double the impact!
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Women’s Lacrosse: Matching Challenge
A pair of women’s lacrosse alumnae are passing you the ball, offering a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $15,000. Give and double your impact!
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Men’s Lacrosse: Matching Challenge
An anonymous men’s lacrosse alum is going hard to the goal by offering a $10,000 dollar-for-dollar match this year. Your gift doubles the impact!
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Men's & Women's Sailing: Matching Challenge
Senet Bischoff, A96, Bruce Burton, E77, and Catherine & Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff, A22P, are skippering a challenge match for the co-ed and women's sailing teams, offering a dollar-for-dollar match up to $30,000. Give and double your impact!
$30,000 MATCHED
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Women’s Soccer: Matching Challenge
Don't pass up this opportunity to go to the goal! Two soccer alums are matching each gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $15,000. Double the impact of your gift!
$14,418 MATCHED
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Softball: Matching Challenge
An anonymous softball alum is matching each gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $7,500. Help us round the bases and double the impact of your gift today!
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Men's Soccer: Matching Challenge
Matt Adler, A00 and an anonymous soccer alum are matching each gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $16,011. Make your gift count double today
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Men’s & Women’s Squash: Matching Challenge
A group of anonymous donors are ensuring we cover the full court this year, offering a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $20,000
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Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving: Matching Challenge
A group of anonymous donors are ensuring we grab this opportunity to swim and dive to success this year! This year's opportunity is a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $44,000. Give and double your impact!
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Women’s Tennis: Matching Challenge
A women’s tennis alumna is serving to win by matching each gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $3,500. Double the impact of your gift today!
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Men’s Tennis: Matching Challenge
An anonymous men’s tennis alum is matching each gift, dollar-for-dollar, up to $5,000. Help us cover the full court and make your gift count double today!
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Men's Track & Field/Cross Country: Matching Challenge
A group of anonymous men’s track and field/cross country alums are running hard for the program, offering a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $25,000. Double your impact today!
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Club Ultimate Frisbee: Matching Challenge
Tufts parents, Neil & Deborah Bienstock, E23P are bringing the ultimate level of support to the team this year: a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $7,500. Give and double your impact!
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Women's Volleyball: Matching Challenge
Anonymous donors are ensuring we dig, set, and spike across the court this year, offering a dollar-for-dollar match, up to $5,000. Your gift doubles your impact!
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Building a Brighter World Challenge 1
We can't make this the brightest #TuftsGivingTuesday ever--without you! Hannah Targoff Saujet (J98) & Thomas Saujet (A96) are starting us off with our first challenge of the day. Join them and help secure $10K!
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 2
One down, eleven more to go: Kenneth Rosh (A85, A19P, A21P) & Merideth Schlesinger Rosh (A19P, A21P) want us to keep the early momentum going. Your gift gets us closer to securing another $10,000 challenge gift!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 3
Meryl & Michael Chae (J91 & A89) value so many aspects of their Tufts education. Today you can give to what you value at Tufts. Together we can support today's students and help build a brighter world.
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$5,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 4
3,000 gifts have been made to support students and programs across our campuses! George Mussalli (A95) is challenging us to get to 3,500. Your choice. Your gift. Your impact. We got this!
500 / 500 Gifts
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 5
Greg and Danae Webster (A22P, A25P) know that everyone can shine a light on #TuftsGivingTuesday. Join them and make a gift; help secure their Building a Brighter World challenge.
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$5,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 6
500 more gifts will propel us to challenge seven. 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
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 7
Six challenges down, six to go. Catherine & Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff (A22P) are challenging us to keep the momentum going--you can make a difference in the lives of today's students. Join Catherine & Andrew and give right now!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 8
Ken Chow (A91) knows that each and every one of us can make a difference in the lives of today's students, in the research and learning that can occur on our campuses. That is why he is sponsoring this challenge. Your gift will help us secure his gift.
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
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$10,000
Building a Brighter World Challenge 9
We have completed 8 challenges already--thousands of dollars have been given in support of financial aid, student activities and athletics, diversity, equity and inclusion efforts, faculty research...the list goes on and on. You can help grow that list and secure class of 1985 alum Jack Chitayat's challenge by giving right now!
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Building a Brighter World Challenge 10
We've reached double digits: this is our tenth university-wide challenge of the day! When we complete this challenge we will have secured 8,500 gifts--matching last year's numbers. Eric White (A91) is here to encourage us to join him in building a brighter world.
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$25,000
International Community Challenge
This really is a global tradition and the ongoing support from our international community proves it. This year, Rulan & Haresh Melwani (A23P, A25P) are challenging members of the Tufts community living outside the U.S. to join them by making a gift and helping build a brighter world.
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VARSITY ATHLETICS: Jumbo Division
The team that raises the most gifts will receive an extra $1,000 to support their team.
Rank Prize Team Gifts
1 $1,000 Varsity Rowing (M/W) 346
2 Varsity Swimming & Diving (M/W) 310
3 Varsity Track & Field/Cross Country (M) 242
4 Varsity Lacrosse (M) 194
5 Varsity Track & Field/Cross Country (W) 183
6 Varsity Football 148
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VARSITY ATHLETICS: Brown Division
The team that raises the most gifts will receive an extra $1,000 to support their team.
Rank Prize Team Gifts
1 $1,000 Varsity Sailing (Co-ed) 343
2 Varsity Lacrosse (W) 333
3 Varsity Field Hockey 152
4 Varsity Baseball 136
5 Varsity Soccer (M) 114
6 Varsity Ice Hockey (M) 91
7 Varsity Basketball (M) 58
8 Varsity Squash (M/W) 39
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VARSITY ATHLETICS: Blue Division
The team that raises the most gifts will receive an extra $1,000 to support their team.
Rank Prize Team Gifts
1 $1,000 Varsity Softball 324
2 Varsity Basketball (W) 265
3 Varsity Volleyball (W) 108
4 Varsity Soccer (W) 86
5 Varsity Tennis (W) 80
6 Varsity Tennis (M) 65
7 Varsity Fencing (W) 38
8 Varsity Golf (M) 16
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CLUB SPORTS Leaderboard
The three teams that raise the most gifts will receive additional support for their team!
Rank Prize Team Gifts
1 $500 Club Tae Kwon Do 181
2 $300 Club Rock Climbing 167
3 $200 Club Skiing 61
4 Club Ultimate (M) 51
5 Club Cheerleading 42
6 Club Ultimate (W) 24
7 Club Baseball 9
8 Club Equestrian 7
9 Club Volleyball (M) 6
10 Club Rugby (M) 6
11 Club Basketball (W) 6
12 Club Water Polo (M) 5
13 Club Cycling 3
14 Club Rugby (W) 3
15 Club Tennis 2
16 Club Soccer (W) 1
17 Club Ice Hockey 1
18 Club Soccer (M) 1
19 Club Lacrosse (W) 1
20 Club Spikeball 1
21 Club Basketball (M) 1
22 Club Fencing (M) 1
23 Club Badminton 0
24 Club Cricket 0
25 Club Shotokan 0
26 Club Table Tennis 0
27 Club Volleyball (W) 0
28 Club Water Polo (W) 0
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