What is Falcon Day of Giving?
Falcon Day of Giving is a 24-hour celebration of community and philanthropy. Our goal is to inspire alumni, students, staff, faculty, donors, parents, and friends to support the causes at Fairmont State University. One Day with One Goal to come together as One Fairmont State to raise $375,000 for the university that means so much to all of us. When we combine our support, there are no limits to what we can accomplish! Join us for 24 hours of celebrating all the best that Fairmont State has to offer.
Show your Falcon Pride, and give back on February 29!
How do I participate?
The Falcon Day of Giving is an opportunity for alumni, donors, and friends of Fairmont State to support the areas that matter most. Whether it is a scholarship fund, athletic team, student organization, academic department, the Academy for the Arts, or the Falcon Marching Band, there are numerous opportunities to make an impact. Make a gift by visiting falconsgive.fsufoundation.org, by calling 304-534-8786, or by visiting the Fairmont State Foundation located in The Erickson Alumni Center at 1300 Locust Avenue.
A couple who have enjoyed successful careers in higher education pledged $30,000 in support of faculty and staff development at Fairmont State University. The Drs. Errol L. and Patricia Reese Mini Grant Fund will provide support for the Falcon Mini-Grant Program at Fairmont State, providing an opportunity to apply for faculty and staff to apply for financial resources supporting special initiatives and projects.
The Power of Giving
Private support is the driving force that enables Fairmont State University to move forward. The impact of private giving can be seen in nearly every area of the University. Each gift carries with it the power to change a student’s life. The gift of education really does change the future.