500 Donor Challenge ($25,000)
- Who: Southern alumni, students, parents, employees, and university friends
- How: When 500 people give, a $25,000 gift to the Student Scholarship Fund will unlock.
Young Alumni Challenge (2007 – 2017) ($2,500)
- Who: Individuals who received a degree from Southern within the past 10 years
- How: When 100 young alumni make a gift on Giving Day, we will secure an additional $2,500 gift that will go to support the Student Scholarship Fund.
Alumni Families Preserving Traditions Challenge ($2,500)
- Who: Alumni who currently have a student attending Southern, and/or have had a family member attend Southern in the past (including parents, grandparents, great grandparents, and/or children) will count toward this challenge.
- How: When 125 Southern alumni families (in honor of the university’s 125th founding year) give, Southern will secure an additional $2,500 gift.
Facebook Video Sharing Challenge ($2,500)
When this video is shared 300 times, we will secure a $2,500 gift for The Southern Fund. So please share this video!
Student Club and Organization Challenge ($2,000)
- Who: Southern alumni, students, parents, employees, and friends are counted toward this challenge.
- How: The top five Southern student clubs and organizations with the most votes will earn cash prizes that can be used by those organizations toward future needs or events.
- Prize levels: first place, $1,000; second place, $500; third place, $300; fourth place, $150; fifth place, $50.
|Position||Club/Organization||# of donors|
|2||Son (School Of Nursing)||27|
|10||Sma Club (Student Ministerial Association)||9|
|11||Bcu (Black Christian Union)||9|
|13||Allied Health Club||8|
|16||Lac (Latin American Club)||6|
|17||Psi Chi (Psychology)||6|
|18||Accounting And Finance Club||6|
|20||Physics And Engineering Club||6|
|22||Collegedale Korean Sda Ministry Group||5|
|23||Prssa (Public Relations Student Society Of America)||4|
|25||Speak Light (Poetry)||4|
|29||Adventist Peace Fellowship||2|
|30||Young Democrats Of Southern||2|
|31||Southern Math Society||2|
|32||Social Work Club||2|
|35||One Praise (Gospel Choir)||1|
Alumni Give Challenge ($5,000)
- Who: Alumni who received a degree from Southern
- How: Schools and departments will receive a share of the $5,000 bonus challenge. Funds will be distributed based on the number of alumni participants.
|Position||School/Department||# of donors|
|1||School Of Business||69|
|2||School Of Nursing||58|
|3||School Of Education And Psychology||34|
|4||School Of Religion||33|
|6||School Of Journalism And Communication||15|
|7||School Of Computing||10|
|10||History And Political Studies Department||7|
|12||School Of Physical Education, Health, And Wellness||6|
|13||School Of Social Work||6|
|14||Allied Health Department||5|
|15||School Of Visual Art And Design||5|
|16||Physics And Engineering Department||4|
|17||School Of Music||4|
|19||School Of Physical Education Health And Wellness||2|
|20||School Of Journalism And Communication||1|