Founders Day—THANK YOU!
WOW—Thank you for inspiring us with your generosity! We are so grateful to the 1,300 members of our community who came #TogetherAsOne in support of our students and faculty!
Class of 2011 Challenge
Anonymous (Alumni ’11) will give $500 when 25 alumni of ’11 make a gift!
Class of 2001 Challenge
Anonymous (Alumni ’01) will give $1,841 when 20 alumni of ’01 make a gift!
Class of 2000 Challenge
Anonymous (Alumni ’00) will give $5,000 when 25 alumni of ’00 make a gift!
Update #6 - 12 days ago
A HUGE kudos to the Williston community for your inspiring generosity and for unlocking the following challenges–watch as more challenges get met over the coming days as gifts roll in!
- $35,000 for DEI initiatives thanks to 150+ supporters!
- $5000 for Arts programs thanks to 75+ supporters!
- Williston parents: 200 and counting unlocked $17,500!
- Williston past parents: 100 and counting unlocked $2900!
- Class of 1986: 34 and counting…unlocked $7500!
- Class of 1998: 36 and counting…unlocked $4000!
- Class of 2008: 25 and counting…unlocked $10,500!
Posted on Thursday, February 18th, 2021, 12:59 am ESTSee all updates
Update #5 - 12 days ago
You’ve got this, Wildcats—and guess who’s dancing? We expect this to go viral…. ;-) Make your gift onlineor by Venmobetween 10-11pm, and 15 Wildcats will win a Williston car magnet to show off your pride for the Green and Blue!
It's Founders Day—Dance like no one is watching!
Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 10:02 pm EST
Update #4 - 12 days ago
885 gifts and counting…we’ve got this Wildcats! When you make your gift between 7-8pm ET, 15 Wildcats will receive a set of Williston stickers!
Water bottle stickers Our faculty like Kim Evelti have been amazing and so inspiring this year–see our classrooms in action and her surprise guest at the end!
Kim Evelti: Meeting the moment this Founders Day!
Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 7:00 pm EST
Update #3 - 12 days ago
We’ve passed the 500 mark–thank you, Wildcats! It’s lunchtime here on campus and Chef Chris Couchon is serving up the many ways Williston’s dining services is meeting the moment! And if you make your gift between 12-1pm ET, we’re giving away Williston masks to 15 lucky Wildcats!
Chef Chris's Founders Day video
Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 12:00 pm EST
Update #2 - 12 days ago
Way to go, Wildcats! We’re off to a great start! We have some exciting challenges including for DEI initiatives, Arts, Parents, Past Parents, and Classes 1983, 1986, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2008, 2011, and 2017-2020. Let’s do this!!
Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 9:00 am EST
Update #1 - 12 days ago
Wildcat nation, today is Founders Day! This is your moment to show your pride for the Green and Blue! Director of Athletics Mark Conroy fires up Wildcat nation and gives you a glimpse into how our student athletes and coaches are #MeetingTheMoment this year!
Wildcat nation--it's Founders Day!
Posted on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021, 5:48 am EST
In memory of Paul J and James McNeilClass of '99! Let's goooooo!!!!!
In honor of DEI initiative