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Young Alumni Challenge

Young Alumni

Classes of 1990-2010

We're challenging you to make a gift of any amount to your alma mater from now until June 30th.

All gifts are tax-deductible and truly appreciated. Click the :Give Today button above to make a donation today!

Winning Classes Are Entitled To:

  • Bragging rights for a year!
  • Entire Class invited to the "Big Hitters" Reception
    (only for the winners of the "Most Money Raised" category)
  • Featured article in the ECSU Alumni Magazine

For more information, contact Cliff Vanterpool: clvanterpool@ecsu.edu; (252) 335-3052.

5 Year Class Reunion Plan

  • Make a minimum $10 gift to ECSU the first year after you graduate
  • Add $10 more for the 2nd year after graduation; repeat for 3rd, 4th, and 5th years adding $10 per year after graduation
  • Total individual commitment for this challenge is just $150 over 5 years
  • If 300 classmates participate, the total gift your class will present at your 5 year reunion will be $45,000!

How to make this challenge successful?

  • Personally make the pledge
  • Asking personally a minimum of 5-10 Vikings to make a gift
  • Encourage those you ask to solicit at least three more Vikings.


  • Giving back to your alma mater which helps deserving students receive a high quality education
  • Featured article in the ECSU Magazine
  • Presenting the check to the Chancellor during the Homecoming football game
  • All gifts are tax-deductible!

Be A Part Of Our Unlimited Success!

We can't do this without you. Every gift counts and together we can truly make a difference. So join the Young Alumni Challenge today!