Friends of Bates Athletics Challenge

1,329
Donors
428% of 310 Donor goal
$189,056
Donated
This campaign ended on May 31, 2019, but you can still make a gift to Bates College by clicking here!
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Joseph Vari photoJoseph Vari matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $31Just for Women's Soccer

An Anonymous DonorHillary Throckmorton matched $20 for each donor, donating a total of $300Just for Women's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorPeter '58 and Jane Post '58, P'82, P'87, GP'18 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Women's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorChris von Jako '90 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Classes of 1985 through 1995 donors who gave to Swimming & Diving

An Anonymous DonorNancy Ingersoll Fiddler '78, P'17 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Nordic Skiing

An Anonymous DonorLuke '05 and Sarah Selby '04 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Men's Track & Field

An Anonymous DonorIra J. Waldman '73, P'08, P'11 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $500Just for Softball

An Anonymous DonorLuke '05 and Sarah Selby '04 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $400Just for Men's Cross Country

An Anonymous DonorVantiel Elizabeth Duncan matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $783Just for Women's Track & Field

An Anonymous DonorBen Lowenstein matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Alumni

Jeremy Chase photoJeremy Chase matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $950Just for Baseball

An Anonymous DonorJackson Marvel '95 matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $425Just for Men's Tennis

An Anonymous DonorJim Moody Jr. '53, L.H.D.'01, GP'12, GP'14 matched $25 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Men's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorMike Kinsman '05 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $1,000Just for Men's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorMichael Kinsman matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,500

An Anonymous DonorJohn S. Amols '72 matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $2,000Just for Men's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000

An Anonymous DonorSean Cahill matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $2,000Just for Men's Basketball

An Anonymous DonorIra J. Waldman '73, P'08, P'11 matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $2,000Just for Football

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $1,725Just for Field Hockey

An Anonymous DonorJ.P. Fingado '90 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $2,400Just for Men's Soccer

An Anonymous DonorGreg '88 and Judy Miller '91 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $2,200Just for Men's Lacrosse

An Anonymous DonorJudy '91 and Greg Miller '88 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $475Just for Women's Tennis

An Anonymous DonorGeorge Wigton Challenge Gift matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $1,325Just for Men's Squash

An Anonymous DonorHerb Bunker Challenge Gift matched $50 for each donor, donating a total of $1,450Just for Women's Squash

An Anonymous DonorMarilyn R. Clark P'13, P'19, P'21 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $2,450Just for Men's Lacrosse

An Anonymous DonorGail Dow '60 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $5,000Just for Swimming & Diving

An Anonymous DonorAllison Johnson Hall '83 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $2,100Just for Rowing

An Anonymous DonorMarilyn R. Clark P'13, P'19, P'21 matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $4,650Just for Women's Lacrosse

An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $3,806Just for Volleyball
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An Anonymous DonorJohn J Murphy gave $250 because 2 donors gave

An Anonymous DonorDick ʼ53 and Norma Coughlin ʼ52 gave $10,000 because 310 donors gave
About

Show your Bobcat pride! Join alumni, parents, and friends of Bates athletics by making a gift to FBA today. You can support your favorite varsity sport or athletics’ area of greatest need. Gifts to FBA will help provide the resources necessary to compete at the highest level in the NESCAC and beyond. 

The time is now. Let's make tomorrow an even greater day to be a Bobcat. 

Check the "Donors" tab on this page to see your team's progress on the leaderboard! 




If you have any questions, please contact the Office of College Advancement at 1-888-522-8371 or at fba@bates.edu. 

Updates
Let's finish strong!

Only a few hours to go in the FBA Giving Challenge. As we work to complete the challenge please cheer on our fellow Bobcats as the women's rowing team defends its national championship this weekend. 


We can't wait to see which team will finish at the top of the leaderboard and emerges victorious! 

Go 'Cats! 

1816 days ago by Nina Emmi
Wow! Bobcats love a competition!

Congratulations Myriam Kelly '15 for being the 310th donor to the Friends of Bates Athletics Giving Challenge!


Now the regular season is over! It's time for the playoffs - which team will come out on top before Friday!  

1818 days ago by Nina Emmi

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