Giving News

Temple Receives Support for 20/20 Scholarships Program

Staples Business Advantage and Alpha Office Supplies recently pledged $250,000 in scholarship support for Temple University's 20/20 Scholarships program. This gift will help deserving students residing in the neighborhoods surrounding Main Campus over the next five years. Staples and Alpha have been partners with the university for many years, providing scholarships to help minimize the financial burden many students face when entering college. Learn more about Temple's 20/20 Scholarships program.

Temple Launches June Donor Challenge

During the month of June, two schools will have the opportunity to win $25,000 in funding each. This is all thanks to a generous gift from Temple University Trustee Joseph Coradino, CLA ’74, who has donated $25,000 towards the challenge, as well as a matching amount made available by President Englert. To win the challenge, schools must improve their alumni participation percentage this June over June of last fiscal year. The two schools with the highest increase in participation will win $25,000 each.

OwlCrowd IX Campaign Closes With Strong Results

The OwlCrowd IX campaign closed on Thursday, May 4, raising over $24,000 from more than 360 donors! This campaign featured six life-changing projects from several different areas of the university. To all of Temple’s loyal OwlCrowd donors – thank you for your continued support. The next OwlCrowd campaign will run in the fall of 2017.

Temple Toast Results Are In

On April 25, more than 1,200 Owls participated in Temple Toast, the university's annual day of giving, raising over $110,000 in just 24 hours! Congratulations to the College of Public Health, the Fox School of Business and Athletics for bringing in the most donors during specific time periods of the day, winning the three time-based Challenges and each earning an additional $4,500. To all the Owls who participated in Temple Toast - thank you for investing in the future of Temple!

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