College Board of Trustees Chair Allan Parnell of Louisville, KY,
presented a facsimile check of $416,765.59 to LWC President William
T. Luckey Jr., at Blue Raider Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the
end of the first quarter of the Blue Raiders vs. Bethel (Tenn.)
University football game.
Parnell pledged that if the College got 1,000 donors to give Nov.
1-2 to LWC scholarships, he would add $100,000 to scholarship aid.
The campaign was so successful by the end of Nov. 1, President
William T. Luckey Jr. urged the LWC community to continue giving
and reach 1,903 donors to symbolize the college's founding year,
1903. The two-day campaign, dubbed "All In For LWC," attracted
1,934 gifts totaling $416,765.59 with 494 unique gifts contributed
by the student body.
Campaign Update: 8 a.m. CT, November
Lindsey Wilson College alumni, students,
employees, parents and friends went above and beyond the call of
duty when they were challenged to help LWC students. We are
overwhelmed by your generosity. Campaign totals are not yet
complete. We will update the LWC community as soon as we have the
Campaign Update: 5 p.m. CT, November 2,
We met our goal but let's keep
More than 1,400 donors have contributed to The
Chairs Challenge. So many of you stepped up to show your love for
LWC students and we are grateful. Let's push forward and make
President Luckey's new goal of 1,903 donors to symbolize LWC's
founding year, 1903.
Thank you for going ALL IN FOR
Campaign Update: 6 a.m. CT, November 1,
LWC Board of Trustees Chair
Allan Parnell challenges LWC alumni, students, parents, friends and
employees to show their love for LWC students and go ALL IN FOR
If 1,000 LWC donors make gifts during
the 48-hour period of November 1 & 2, Allan Parnell will donate
$100,000 to LWC for student scholarship aid.
If you have already made a gift this year, a gift on November 1
& 2 will help meet the $100,000 challenge. If you haven't made
your gift yet, there is no better time!