Frequently Asked Questions – A Day to Lead the Way
What is Day to Lead the Way?
Day to Lead the Way is our annual day of giving scheduled for March 18, 2021. This 24-hour online event is a chance to once again make a meaningful impact on Mary Baldwin University. We encourage all alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends of Mary Baldwin to participate.
Why should I give to the Baldwin Fund?
Gifts to the Baldwin Fund provide MBU leadership the flexibility and deftness to address both opportunities and obstacles as they arise. The Baldwin Fund allows:
- The university to meet the needs of an ever-changing world with confidence and vision.
- MBU to attract and retain exceptional faculty members.
- Students to engage in experiential learning opportunities, such as internships.
- MBU to maintain increased safety measures to keep students safe for on-campus learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.
How much should I give?
No matter how much you choose to give, participating in Day to Lead the Way helps empower Mary Baldwin students to pursue lives of purpose.
What else can I do?
Spread the word! Encourage your friends, colleagues, or fellow alumni to give. Tag your social media posts with #DaytoLeadtheWay to help us reach even more people who care about Mary Baldwin.
Who can I contact with questions?
Please call Mary Baldwin University’s Office of University Advancement 540-887-7011 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reach a staff member who can assist.
Is there a minimum donation?
Gifts of all sizes are welcome!
Are donations tax deductible?
Yes, contributions to the Baldwin Fund are tax-deductible. You will receive a receipt after your gift has been processed.
Is employer match available for donations?
Yes. Call Mary Baldwin University Advancement 540-887-7011 or email email@example.com to reach a staff member who can assist.