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Gamma Omicron's Fundraiser:

Ten For Tougaloo

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BENEFITING: TOUGALOO COLLEGE

ORGANIZER: Tougaloo

EVENT DATE: May 05, 2013

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THE STORY:

Tougaloo 2003 wrote -

There's a place, nestled in the most northern corner of Jackson, Mississippi. It has been threatened by government entities, homeland terrorists, and even her own sons and daughters. At the same time, around the world, its revered by some who only know her from the fruit she bears- having never set foot within the gates. This place, with her gates, arch, Spanish moss, riot proof dormitories, cemetery, classrooms and all, is none other than Tougaloo College.

#Ten4Tougaloo is not limited to graduates or former students of Tougaloo College. This challenge is for anyone that believes that HBCUs still have a place in higher education, but HBCUs need re-imagine themselves with the community and its people in mind. So Jackson State University, Alcorn State University, Rust College, Mississippi Valley State University and all the HBCUs around the country can participate. 

It's not what it could be because we haven't done all that we could do. Thomas Jefferson said "Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today." Today I ask you to do your small part in supporting Tougaloo College. Donate $10/week until Tougaloo Alumni Reunion + Commencement Weekend 2013. 

 

This challenge was started in honor of the 10 year reunion for the class of 2003.  The “10 for Tougaloo” Alumni Spirit Challenge will allow any Tougalooian to select a team of their choice and make a weekly pledge of $10 or more to their team in a race to see which organization can raise the most money for Tougaloo College. Individuals may make separate $10 (or more) pledges to separate groups if they elect to do so. For example if someone wants to make a pledge for TeamOmegaPsiPhi and TeamLegalEagles they could make separate pledges of $10 to each group.

This more than giving back, it's giving forward. Let's move Tougaloo College forward. 

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To This Fundraiser

$961

MONEY RAISED
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  • Khirsten L. Echols (Fall 2009)

    $10

  • Gamma Omicron

    $20

  • Jessica J. Vaughn

     

  • Janae' Roberts

    $25

  • Shamiar S. Williams

    $10

  • Ja'Leasa Walden

    $20

  • Jamille Taylor

    $25

  • Cherita Brown

    $20

  • Virgie Seltzer '80

    $10

  • Dr. Adrienne R. Rembert

    $100

  • Shanika Lockett

    $20

  • Grejika Abram

    $25

  • Hope Goins

     

  • Marlena Walker Bolls

    $26

  • Ashley DeFlanders

    $25

  • Gloria McCray Watson

    $300

  • Felix Lawson

    $50

  • Sylvia Burkhead Gray

    $40

  • Kristian Washington

    $40

  • Chandra Evans-Swan

    $20

  • Jasmine Rudd

    $20

  • Ashley Ceaser

    $60

  • Anonymous

     

  • Joyce Clark Scott

    $40

  • Lakeysha Hallmon

     

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $8,050 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

Tougaloo 2003

Amount Raised

$5,931

 

59% Raised of $10,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Gamma Omicron

Amount Raised

$961

Fundraiser Title

George Chuck Patterson

Amount Raised

$660

 

66% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

CJ Lawrence Esquire

Amount Raised

$360

Fundraiser Title

Eric Pilcher

Amount Raised

$138

Donor Comments

Lakeysha Hallmon

Lakeysha Hallmon

5 years ago

Joyce Clark Scott

Joyce Clark Scott

DONATION: $40

5 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

5 years ago

Ashley Ceaser

Ashley Ceaser

DONATION: $60

I love my Alma Mater!! Tougaloo...Eagle Queen...we love thee!!! 5 years ago

Jasmine Rudd

Jasmine Rudd

DONATION: $20

5 years ago

Chandra Evans-Swan

Chandra Evans-Swan

DONATION: $20

5 years ago

Kristian Washington

Kristian Washington

DONATION: $40

5 years ago

Sylvia Burkhead Gray

Sylvia Burkhead Gray

DONATION: $40

5 years ago

Felix Lawson

Felix Lawson

DONATION: $50

5 years ago

Gloria McCray Watson

Gloria McCray Watson

DONATION: $300

5 years ago