The Founders Day Challenge is Back!
This year we need 2,500 donors to show their support by Founders Day, April 5th to help us earn a $100,000 Challenge gift from, Trustee Emerita, Susan Lynch ’62.
The Challenge is open to everyone — alumni, parents, faculty, staff, students and friends. Every gift, regardless of amount or designation, counts toward the Challenge.
Your participation helps Connecticut College provide the resources, programs and opportunities that support our students as they make an impact on the world and sustain the remarkable educational experience that has been the hallmark of our College since its founding more than 100 years ago.
Will you accept the Founders Day Challenge?
Want to help us spread the word about the Founders Day Challenge? Become a Social Media Ambassador! The top three Ambassadors with the most clicks and shares on social media will win a box of Conn swag.
See how your support for Connecticut College impacts the experience of our students:
The College's birthday, known as Founders Day, is celebrated on April 5, the date in 1911 on which the College’s original charter was signed by the Connecticut Secretary of State.
Gifts to the Connecticut College Fund support scholarships, a nationally recognized career-development program, field research by students and faculty, provide athletic equipment and facilities, bring speakers and artists to Conn, and keep our campus beautiful.