Virginia Tech Giving Day 2022


Don't miss the chance to multiply your impact, thanks to gift matching opportunities from some of our most generous donors.

Past Events

Exit Light, Enter Night Challenge
Are you up late? Why not make a gift to your favorite area of the university? If the university gets 50 gifts between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. EST, a generous anonymous donor will give an extra $2,500 to the Virginia Tech Annual Fund!
50 / 50 Gifts
Alumni Family Challenge
Virginia Tech Parent Committee members and alumni, Kristen (’90) and Todd Smith (’89), will donate $5,000 if 300 gifts of any size from alumni families are made to the Hokie Family Annual Fund!
34 / 300 Gifts
Vice President Participation Leaderboard Challenge
Which giving area will receive the most donations during Virginia Tech Giving Day? Make a gift to your favorite area of Virginia Tech to help keep your area at the top of the leaderboard! The areas with the most gifts at the end of Giving Day will receive an additional donation from Virginia Tech Vice President of Advancement Charlie Phlegar.
Rank Prize Areas of Support Gifts
1 $1,250 College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences 799
2 $750 College of Engineering 789
3 $500 College of Science 612
4 Pamplin College of Business 520
5 Corps of Cadets 370
6 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 356
7 Student Affairs & Student Organizations 265
8 College of Architecture and Urban Studies 202
9 Athletics 199
10 College of Natural Resources and Environment 148
11 Hokie Family Annual Fund 131
12 Virginia Tech Transportation Institute 127
13 Moss Arts Center 126
14 Alumni Scholarship Fund 115
15 Virginia Tech Annual Fund 103
16 Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine 72
17 Inclusion and Diversity 62
18 Myers-Lawson School of Construction 58
19 Graduate School 56
20 Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech 49
21 Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute 46
22 University Libraries 34
23 Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine 22
24 Honors College 19
25 W.E. Skelton 4H Center 14
26 Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology 7
27 Institute for Critical Tech and Applied Science 3
28 Innovation Campus 0
29 Fralin Life Science Institute 0
Campus Landmarks Challenge
Throughout #VTGivingDay, we'll be posting close-ups of Virginia Tech landmarks. If you can correctly guess what the photos are depicting, you might be randomly selected to put an extra $250 toward a Virginia Tech fund of your choice, with the funds provided by a generous anonymous donor!
Hokie Couples Gift Match Challenge
Are you a Hokie Couple? Share a picture of you with your sweetheart and tag it #HokieLove between 7 and 9 a.m. on March 21, and we’ll pick a winning couple to pick where an extra $250 is donated!
Early Bird Challenge
Rise and shine, early bird Hokies! Why not start off your day with gifts to your favorite areas of Virginia Tech? If the university gets 25 gifts from 4-6 a.m. EST, a generous donor will give an extra $1,500 to the Virginia Tech Annual Fund!
25 / 25 Gifts
Family Challenge
Virginia Tech Parent Committee members Kate and Tim Queen will donate $5,000 if 300 gifts of any size are made to the Hokie Family Annual Fund!
22 / 300 Gifts
Biggest Fan Social Media Challenge
Are you the most Hokie of all the Hokies in the Hokie Nation? Show us how much! Take a photo or video of yourself in all your Maroon & Orange, and tag your photos #VTGivingDay and #HokiestHokie. We'll select a winner, who will get to pick a fund for an extra $250 donation and a special shout-out on Virginia Tech social media!
#HokieBaby and #HokiePets Challenge
Do you have an adorable #HokieBaby or #HokiePet? Post a picture of your little Hokies or furbabies in their Virginia Tech gear on your social media accounts, using #VTGivingDay. We’ll randomly pick a winner from each hashtag, who will each get to choose where an extra $250 will go a fund of their choice!