Class Gift Challenge

2015 class gift presentation

The graduating class gift is a way of saying, “Thank you, Dugoni Dental School!” and celebrating your education, your graduation, and the Dugoni School’s future!

Goals

The Class of 2017 raised $45,618 toward the purchase additional diagnostic tools for future students to use in our clinics. The Class of 2016 chose to fund a scholarship endowment. Representatives from the Class of 2018 will soon determine their own goal.

How to Donate
  • In person to a committee member — committee TBA
  • Graduation Fair — Coming in April 2018
  • Online at www.dentalgifts.org, with a comment "for the 2018 Class Gift"
  • By phone or in person — call Anita Ayers, Annual Fund Manager, at 415.929.6402, or stop by Anita’s desk at 4H39 on the 4th floor.
Class Gift Recent History

Year

Raised

2011

$30,000

2012

$25,000

2013

$30,000

2014

$60,318

2015

$53,901

2016

$72,000

2017

$45,618

Acknowledgements

Acknowledge someone special, such as a faculty, staff, or family member, by making your gift in their honor or memory. Honorees or their family will receive notification of your gift which will be recognized in the next edition of the alumni magazine, Contact Point.

Celebrations

Donate by Friday, May 4, 2018 to attend El Cuarto de Mayo party in celebration of our leadership in philanthropy. All 2018 Graduating Class Gift participants are invited, regardless of level, and pledges/gifts will be accepted at the party, planned for the Molinari Great Hall on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm. Food, music, raffles, and surprises will be had!

On Friday, June 15, 2018, the 2018 graduating class will present the gift "check" to the Dean at the Alumni/Graduates Banquet, the annual formal dinner-dance hosted by the Alumni Association and the Office of Development.

Thank you to the 2017 CLASS GIFT FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE: Melyssa Astorga, Hannah Cohen, Jennifer Kolin, Ruidan Ma, Joanna Meekay, Arielle Nagao, Stephanie Shyn, Jennifer Villalta