Class of 2008 class gift kick off
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 20

CLASS OF 2008 Class Gift Kick-off!! PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 94 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

CLASS OF 2008 Class Gift Kick-off!!. January 29 th , 2008. Agenda Why Annual Giving? What is our Class Gift? Class of 2008 Goals How to make a pledge? Timeline & Events!!. 2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting . Annual Fund Background.

Download Presentation

CLASS OF 2008 Class Gift Kick-off!!

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Class of 2008 class gift kick off

CLASS OF 2008Class Gift Kick-off!!

January 29th, 2008


2008 class gift kickoff meeting

  • Agenda

  • Why Annual Giving?

  • What is our Class Gift?

  • Class of 2008 Goals

  • How to make a pledge?

  • Timeline & Events!!

2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting


Annual fund background

Annual Fund Background

  • Support School’s Operating Expenses - Raised $1.7 M Last Year

  • 21% of Alumni Support Annual Fund

  • - Staff and faculty give at a participation rate of over 40%

  • - About 60% of donors give between $50-250 dollars. GIFTS of ALL SIZES have an IMPACT!

  • Majority of alumni support comes from our most recent alumni


Where do annual fund gifts go

Where do Annual Fund gifts go?

  • Student Experience initiatives

    • Student Clubs

    • Case competitions

    • Study Abroad

    • Classroom technology

    • Renovations to facilities

  • Networking opportunities (for students and alumni)

  • Curriculum enhancements

  • Offset tuition costs


  • 2008 class gift kickoff meeting1

    • Agenda

    • Why Annual Giving?

    • What is the Class Gift?

    • Class of 2008 Goals

    • How to make a pledge?

    • Timeline & Events!!

    2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting


    Gift campaign background

    Gift Campaign: Background

    • Past 10 years

    • Multi-Year Funding Drive (3 to 5 Years)

    • Class Gift is Donated to School

      • Past gifts: scholarships funds, facilities improvements, lifelong learning contributions

    • Funded with our support

    • Build Community


    What gift will our class gift be

    What gift will our class gift be?

    • It’s up to you!

      • Full-time, flex-time and flex-mode participation

    • Two – week class gift idea spree

      • Tepper Portal

    • One – week voting period

      • Tepper Portal

    Starting JANUARY 31st

    share YOUR IDEAS


    2008 class gift kickoff meeting2

    • Agenda

    • Why Annual Giving?

    • What is the Class Gift?

    • Class of 2008 Goals

    • How to make a pledge?

    • Timeline & Events!!

    2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    2008 Goal: 100% Participation!

    Participation Level

    2004

    2008

    2005

    2007

    2006

    2002

    2001

    2000

    2003

    1999


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Class Gift $$$: Historical Support

    Absolute Dollars Pledged

    (thousands)

    2002

    2006

    2000

    2001

    2007

    2005

    1999

    2003

    2004


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Campaign Goal: Set a New Record

    • Achieve 100% Participation

    • Strengthen ties for the future

    • Leave our mark on Tepper!


    2008 class gift kickoff meeting3

    • Agenda

    • Why Annual Giving?

    • What is the Class Gift?

    • Class of 2008 Goals

    • How to make a pledge?

    • Timeline & Events!!

    2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    How to Make a Pledge

    • Online: Via Class of 2008 Website

      • www.tepper.cmu.edu/alumni/2008

    • Pledge Form and Reply Envelope will be placed in Your Mailbox next week

      • Return via Inter-Campus Mail

      • Drop it off at Advancement Office – Suite 213


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Participate at Your Comfort Level

    Due By

    Total Gift

    June 30, 2008

    June 30, 2009

    June 30, 2010

    June 30, 2011

    $

    500

    $

    50

    $

    100

    $

    150

    $

    200

    $

    1,000

    $

    100

    $

    200

    $

    300

    $

    400

    $

    2,008

    $

    200

    $

    400

    $

    600

    $

    808

    $ 500**

    $ 3,500

    $ 1,000

    $ 1,000

    $ 1,000

    $

    $ 500**

    $

    $

    $

    $

    $

    • Pledge From One to Four Years or ONE TIME gift

    • Opportunity for Matching Gifts with future employers

    • Gift is Tax Deductible

    • Gift can be allocated to class gift or another use

    • ** Eligible for membership into W.L. Mellon Society


    Wl mellon society

    WL Mellon Society

    • Leadership Donor Society

      • Gifts of $1,000 or more (as alumni)

      • Gifts of $500 or more (as students) with a special recognition event for members with the Business Board of Advisors

    • Membership continues with gifts of $1,000 or more


    2008 class gift kickoff meeting4

    • Agenda

    • Why Annual Giving?

    • What is the Class Gift?

    • Class of 2008 Goals

    • How to make a pledge?

    • Timeline & Events!!

    2008 Class Gift Kickoff Meeting


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Timeline of Events


    Do you want a tepper tee

    Do you want a Tepper tee?

    • Submit ideas for slogans (or use current slogans) during voting period

    • Top 3 slogans will be ordered

    • Proceeds from t-shirt sales will go towards the class gift


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Keys to Campaign Success

    • Share your class gift ideas

    • Encourage your classmates

    • Make a pledge

    • Focus on Participation!!!


    Class of 2008 class gift kick off

    Questions?


  • Login