Online Giving Day FAQs
What is Online Giving Day?
In celebration of National Philanthropy Day, Online Giving Day is a 24-hour period where we challenge our students, alumni, faculty, staff, parents and friends to make gifts online in support of student success at Georgia State University. While we encourage donors to support annual funds university wide, you can designate your gift, no matter the size, anywhere in the university. Find your fund here.
When is Online Giving Day?
Online Giving Day is Thursday, November 14 from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Why should I give to Georgia State on this particular day?
Major supporters of Georgia State have pledged to match gifts made during Online Giving Day. The challenges will change throughout the day, so be sure to stay in touch to find the best opportunity to maximize your gift!
Can I send my gift by mail or phone?
Due to the short time frame of Online Giving Day, only gifts made and fulfilled online will count toward the Online Giving Day goals.
Can I make a recurring gift?
Yes, a recurring gift option is available and your gift will be processed at the interval you select. However, only gifts processed with a start date of November 14 will count towards Online Giving Day goals.
What forms of payment will you accept?
Donors can use Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
How can I help get the word out about Georgia State’s Online Giving Day?
Post about Online Giving Day on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, using #GSUgives, to spread the word to your friends and build the excitement!