THANK YOU, Redbirds! Your generosity on Illinois State's Giving Tuesday will make a big impact for our students and programs. Here's a look at all you've accomplished.
If we get 500 gifts, Professors Emeriti Joe and Charlotte (Peterson) Talkington '61 will give $68,000 to Illinois State University. In addition, David Martin '89 and the family of Mardell Martin will give a total of $60,000 split between University High School and Thomas Metcalf School.
If we receive 250 new gifts to bring our total to 750 total gifts, fellow alumni Joe Rives '90 and Scott Brouette '87 will give $25,000.
If Student Affairs receives 100 gifts today, Mike Schermer will give $10,000.
If we receive 250 new gifts to bring our total to 1,000 total gifts Margaret Randolph, longtime friend of Mennonite College of Nursing, will give $20,000.
Alumni Marc ’89 and Jennifer Bulandr will donate $10 per repost and retweet up to $1,000.
If we reach 1,250 gifts, professor emeritus Margaret Ann Hayden will give $30,000.
If we can surpass 1,450 donors, breaking last year's record, professor emeritus Jean Grever '49 will give $30,000 and David '78 and Jan Baker will give $15,000.