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Questions and Answers

Below you will find answers to many common questions about Heart of Gold.

What is Adelphi's Giving Day?

On one day, March 21, 2018, Adelphi alumni, parents, students and friends around the world will join together and show their Panther pride. Everyone will rally around and support a cause that they love. See our main page and let your heart take you to the Adelphi cause that calls to you.

Together we’ll make a crucial difference in a short period of time—and celebrate the generosity of our Adelphi community. Let your Heart of Gold shine, because on Giving Day, every gift makes an even bigger impact!

When is Adelphi's Giving Day?

Wednesday, March 21, 2018. All donations made between 12:00 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. EST will count towards Adelphi's Giving Day totals.

How do I make a gift on Giving Day?

There are many different ways to make a gift on Giving Day. To make a donation online with a credit card, visit givingday.adelphi.edu. To make a gift by phone, call (516) 877-3250. To make a gift by cash or check, visit the Center for Sports and Recreation lobby on Thursday, March 22, from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Enjoy delicious treats, fun thank-you gifts and music, too!

Is my gift to Adelphi's Giving Day tax-deductible?

Yes! All gifts to Adelphi 's Giving Day are considered a donation to Adelphi University. Your gift will be acknowledged with an e-mail and a printed receipt for your tax records.

Can I support more than one area of campus?

Yes! On the donation form you will have the option to make multiple gifts to impact as many areas of campus that you would like.

Is it safe to make a gift online?

Absolutely! Adelphi takes significant measures to ensure that all donor information is safe and secure.

How do I spread the word?

Spreading the word about Giving Day is so important in making this #AdelphiHeartofGold Giving Day a success. Talk about Giving Day to your fellow classmates, family, friends and anyone you think may be interested in supporting the many exciting opportunities available at Adelphi. We encourage you to share our images and messages on social media throughout the month of March and especially on Giving Day


Becoming a Giving Day Ambassador is also a great way to get involved and help spread the word!

Need help?

Please contact Jen Walsh, Director of Participation, at (516) 877-4687 or jenwalsh@adelphi.edu

Mary Byrne, Senior Associate Director of Participation, at (516) 877-4688 or mabyrne@adelphi.edu

Megan Stewart, Engagement Officer, at (516) 877-3085 or mstewart@adelphi.edu

What if I don't see the program I would like to support listed?

If you are not able to find the program you would like to support, you can call us at (516) 877-3250 , visit the University Center on campus or give on our usual giving page. All gifts made on Giving Day will count toward the Giving Day totals and we will add your name to our donor wall. 

Still have questions?

Contact us at annualgiving@adelphi.edu