Challenge Gifts


unlock Halfway to our Donor Goal!! (250)  When we reach 250 donors, halfway to our goal of 500 donors we will unlock a $10,000 Challenge Gift from our very generous Development Fund Board members!  


unlockPhoto Challenge:  

Snap a picture of yourself or your group in your favorite Alfred State gear, share it on FB, Twitter or Instagram with #ASCDay2Give and the fund/group you want to support, and we will select a winner to receive $500 donation to that fund/group!   AND the winner is...SAE BAJA for the 2nd year in a row!!!  Best picture and most social media posts!! GREAT JOB! 



unlock Halfway There Challenge:  

When we reach halfway to our goal, which is $60,000 we will unlock a $10,000 challenge gift from Charles R. Craig, Senior Vice President, Science and Technology Administration and Operation, Corning Inc. 



unlockTeam LeChase Challenge:   

Bill Goodrich '84, Managing Partner & CEO of LeChase Construction Services, LLC and Rich Laudisi '80, Vice President of LeChase Construction Services, LLC have issued a Challenge to all of their fellow alumni employees at LeChase.   These two generous supporters will match all other LeChase employee gifts, dollar for dollar up to the first $2,500.   GO Team LeChase!



unlockClubs & Organization Challenge:  

The club or organization with the most donations by 5 pm will unlock a challenge gift of $500, and will be the recipients of that gift!   ****Congratulations to Alfred State Baseball for winning this challenge. Donations counted were online and offline gifts received from 11/1/17 to 5pm today. (Date we started accepting gifts for DOG), Baseball raised $3,210. In 2nd was DCO with $1,770, and Great Race with $1,384



unlockDonor Goal Challenge: 

When we meet our goal of 500 donors on the Day of Giving, we will unlock a challenge gift of $10,000!!! Donated by Robert Drago, College Council Member 1979-1984, President - GOYA Foods Inc., Great Lakes



unlockDistance Challenge:

The club, organization, or team with the donor from the farthest away from Alfred, NY will unlock $1,000 challenge gift for their group from an anonymous donor!!  **Congratulations to Delta Chi Omega for getting the donation from the furthest away... Dubai Marina, United Emirates 6,894 miles away AND also a donation from Afghanistan 6,733 miles away!!!  DCO support is worldwide!  Great Job!!!




unlockGreek Alumni Challenge:  When we reach 100 Greek Alumni donors for Day of Giving, we will unlock a $5,000 Challenge Gift from our very generous College Council members. 




We would like to thank all our very generous Challenge & Special Gift Donors!  Our Alfred State Day of Giving would not be possible without their support. These very special donors encompass our mission for this day.  

One Day.  One Goal.  One Alfred.  

Special thanks to:


Lee '62 & Martha Brasted:  $24,000

Charles Craig:  Former College Council, Senior Vice President-Science & Technology, Corning Inc. $10,000

Robert Drago: Alfred State College Council '79-'84, President GOYA Great Lakes $10,000

Alfred State College Council Members: $4,000

Bill Goodrich '84, CEO/Managing Partner, LeChase Construction  &    Rich Laudisi '80 Vice President LeChase Construction $2,500 

Alfred State Development Fund Board Members: $10,000