$ 734,621 raised 1,898 gifts
KU Libraries has raised $ 18,665 from 80 gifts!


Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events

Intellectual Hub of Campus Challenge
Knowing that a gift to the Libraries benefits everyone at KU, Melinda Mitchell has generously agreed to match all contributions to the Libraries, up to $1,000. Take advantage of this match to double the impact of your gift!
$1,000 MATCHED
KU Libraries Board of Advocates Challenge
Members of the Board of Advocates are challenging donors like you to make a difference. If KU Libraries receives 50 gifts on February 20, the Board will contribute an additional $2,000!
50 / 50 Gifts
Dr. Edward and Marie Meyen Challenge for KU Libraries
To provide an outstanding Jayhawk education, Emeritus Education Professor Edward Meyen and his wife Marie have generously offered to contribute $5,000 if we receive 75 gifts for KU Libraries. Will you help us meet this generous challenge?
75 / 75 Gifts
Dean's 30 for 30 Challenge for KU Libraries
Dean Kevin Smith will contribute $30 per gift for the first 30 gifts to KU Libraries. What a great way to support the libraries and our students!
30 / 30 Gifts
Chancellors Challenge
Thanks to current KU Chancellor Douglas Girod and former chancellors Bernadette Gray-Little, Del Shankel, Gene Budig and Archie Dykes, an additional $10,000 has been unlocked for student scholarships!
1,000 / 1,000 Gifts
Twitter Hashtag Challenge
Twitter challenge unlocked! Thanks to your help spreading #OneDayOneKU, $5,000 has been donated to KU scholarships.
Instagram Contest
We want to know who KU’s biggest supporter is. Share your images using #OneDayOneKU and don’t forget to tag us @universityofkansas! You could win $250, $150 or $50 to donate to any area of your choice at KU. We’ll be taking submissions until February 19, and voting will occur on February 20. Winners will be announced at 4 p.m. CST!
Facebook Contest
Five of our Facebook followers will win $100 each to give to any area of their choice! Find our designated contest post on Facebook. Like and comment with the #1 reason you support KU. We will announce the winners at 3 p.m. CST!