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More than 1,000 Gifts Show What’s Possible on the Day of Giving

With more than 1,000 gifts made to 170 different funds, Ram pride was on full display during the Day of Giving May 5. In just one day, Rams around the U.S. and even the globe raised more than $137,000 for programs, causes, and student support initiatives. At more than $23,000, Rams Against Hunger received the most money and showed how Rams always take care of Rams. Other highlights include $8,780 to Inclusive Excellence funds, 193 new donors, and over 900 gifts ranging from $10-$150, which truly shows the power of collective giving. Thank you to everyone who participated.

If you missed the official Day of Giving, it’s not too late to support your passions. Click below to view featured funds and to give.

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Help preserve the traditions that unite us as Aggies and Rams, that tie past to present, and root us in the mission of our land grant university.
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Student Success
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For many deserving students, a college degree is unattainable without generous support from individuals, companies, and foundations. There is no greater gift to students, and our world, than for students to have the opportunity to achieve their academic dreams.
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Animal Care
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Your support will transform the lives of people who aspire to do nothing less than save lives, cure cancer, eliminate malaria, feed the world, and prepare the next generation of veterinarians, doctors, and scientists.
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Whether it’s in a game or in the classroom, CSU’s student athletes are driven to win. Your support for these exceptional students gives them the necessary resources to thrive in all areas of their lives, and the lives they touch.
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Arts & Culture
Creating a more humane, liveable, and sustainable world is as fundamental to CSU as our land-grant mission. Your support helps ensure that our next generation leaders are lifting the human spirit.
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The health of our environment determines the health of our future. Your support ensures that CSU continues to bring innovation and excellence as we develop our next generation sustainability leaders.
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Health & Wellness
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From mental health, to healthy aging to overall health and well-being, your support means our CSU is growing leaders who can optimize the positive development of people and communities.
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Global Innovations
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CSU cares for our community, Colorado, and the world by proudly advancing the discovery and creation of knowledge. Your support strengthens our ablity to deliver Carnegie R1 research that benefits the global community across a broad range of disciplines.
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“It is always inspirational and comforting to know that there are people who are willing to support me and help me succeed in my college career.”

-Ram Aid Recipient Fernando Montelongo