Giving Day Challenges

 

OPEN TO ALL PROJECTS

 

The First Project to Reach 25 Donors Challenge Complete: Won by UBCO Motorsports!

The first project to be supported by 25 donors on Giving Day will unlock $250 from the Kershaw family

 

The First Four Projects to Reach 25 Donors Challenge Complete!

The first four projects to be supported by 25 donors on Giving Day will receive a donation of $250 from Professor Deborah Buszard, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Okanagan Campus

 

The Most Donors by 10am Challenge Complete: Won by UBCO Motorsports!

The project supported by the most donors by 10am on Giving Day will unlock $250

 

$25 to Each Project by 11:11am Challenge Complete!

If each of the 11 Giving Day projects receives at least $25 by 11:11am on Giving Day, $275 will be unlocked – with $25 donated to each fund by a new Kelowna resident

 

The Most Donors Challenge Complete: Won by B.A.R.K.!

$1,000 will be donated to the project supported by the most donors on Giving Day

 

The Donor Farthest from Campus Challenge Complete: Won by UBCycles!

$1,000 will be donated to the project supported by the donor farthest from campus

 

The Most Alumni Donors Challenge Complete: Won by UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary! 

The project supported by the most alumni UBC donors will receive a donation of $500 from Sharon McCoubrey

 

The Most Faculty and Staff Donors Challenge Complete: Won by UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund! 

The project supported by the most UBC faculty and staff donors will receive a donation of $500 from Sharon McCoubrey

 

The Most Parent Donors Challenge Complete: Won by B.A.R.K.!

$500 will be donated to the project supported by the most donors who are parents of UBC students

 

Voters’ Choice Challenge Complete: Won by B.A.R.K.!

All funds raised from the Giving Day campus event will be given to the project that receives the most votes at the event

 

Donations between 5pm and 9pm Challenge Complete: Won by UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary! 

The project supported by the most donors between 5pm and 9pm on Giving Day will receive a donation of $250 from Adrienne Nolan, Director of Development and Alumni Engagement at UBC Okanagan

 

The Last $500+ Gift Challenge Complete: Won by UBC Okanagan Library Innovation Fund Challenge! 

$500 will be donated to the project that receives the last gift of $500 or more on Giving Day

 

 

PROJECT-SPECIFIC

 

The alumni UBC Student Leadership Committee B.A.R.K. Challenge 

If #DayoftheOK is shared 110 times, the alumni UBC Student Leadership Committee will donate $110 to the B.A.R.K. program Challenge Complete!

  • If #DayoftheOK is shared an additional 110 times, Richelle Matas will match the UBC Student Leadership Committee’s donation Challenge Complete!

 

Cross-Country Running and Track & Field Training Equipment Challenge #1 Challenge Complete!

$500 will be unlocked if the following challenges are met:

  • 20 people donate to the project
  • $500 is donated to the project

 

Cross-Country Running and Track & Field Training Equipment Challenge #2

An additional $500 will be unlocked if the following challenges are met:

  • 40 people donate to the project
  • $1,000 is donated to the project

 

The Flaman Fitness Hangar Equipment Challenge

If 15 faculty and staff donate a minimum of $15 each to Hangar equipment, Flaman Fitness will contribute $500 to the project

 

The Personal Belongings Carrier Challenge Challenge Complete!

If five donors give to the Personal Belongings Carrier, the project will receive an additional gift of $150

 

The Students’ Union of UBC Okanagan Thrive Thursday Walk-In Wellness Clinic Challenge Challenge Complete!

If 50 people donate to the Thrive Thursday Walk-In Wellness Clinic, the Students’ Union of UBC Okanagan will donate $2,000 to the project

 

The Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary Fund Challenge Challenge Complete!

$500 will be unlocked by the Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation if 10 alumni donate to the UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary

 

Additional Donors to the UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary Fund Challenge Complete!

$250 will be unlocked by Sharon De Vries if 15 alumni support the UBC Okanagan Alumni Bursary Fund

 

The Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund Challenge Challenge Complete!

$500 will be unlocked by the Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation if 10 alumni donate to the UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund

 

Additional Donors to the UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund Challenge Complete!

$500 will be unlocked if five donors support the UBC Emergency Assistance Fund; ten donors will unlock an additional $500; and 15 donors will unlock an additional $500, for up to a total of $1,500

 

The UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund Faculty Challenge

If 10 faculty members donate to the UBC Okanagan Emergency Assistance Fund, Professor Ananya Mukherjee-Reed, Provost and Vice-Principal Academic, will donate $1,000 to the project

 

The UBC Okanagan Library Innovation Fund Challenge Challenge Complete!

If 10 donors give to the UBC Okanagan Library Innovation Fund, Louise Nelson will donate $500 to the fund

 

The Vitalis Extraction Technology Motorsports Challenge Challenge Complete!

Vitalis Extraction Technology will donate $2,500 to UBCO Motorsports if the following challenges are met:

  • 20 people donate to the project
  • 5 students post photos with the motorsports car at the Giving Day event using the hashtag #DayoftheOK

 

The Bliss Bridal Motorsports Challenge Challenge Complete!

If 10 faculty and staff from the School of Engineering donate a minimum of $25 each to UBCO Motorsports, Bliss Bridal will match their gifts by donating $250 to the project

 

Webcasting and Game-Day Presentation Challenge #1

$500 will be unlocked if the following challenges are met:

  • 10 people donate to the project
  • $500 is donated to the project

 

Webcasting and Game-Day Presentation Challenge #2

An additional $500 will be unlocked if the following challenges are met:

  • 20 people donate to the project
  • $1,000 is donated to the project

 

*One gift per donor per project will count toward UBC Okanagan Giving Day challenges.

 

Do you want to have a major impact on UBC Okanagan Giving Day? By issuing a Giving Day challenge, you can help motivate the UBCO community to join you in supporting student experiences.

 

Please contact elizabeth.kershaw@ubc.ca to learn more.