Record-Setting $2.5 Million Raised During All In for Wesleyan
April 9, 2021
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — All In for Wesleyan records were shattered Thursday, as an all-time
high 3,587 donors collectively raised a record-setting $2,539,574 in just 24 hours.
Illinois Wesleyan University’s ninth annual day of giving saw the Titan community
unite to achieve an historic $1 million matching challenge set forth by an anonymous alumnus. All In for Wesleyan gifts and pacesetter challenges
surpassed the day’s million-dollar goal to secure the $1 million match shortly after
9 p.m., pushing this year’s total over $2 million. Earlier in the evening, shortly
after 6 p.m., the goal of receiving contributions from at least 2,500 donors was also
Alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends of the University across the
country and the world came together this year to break All In for Wesleyan records
for dollars (previously $1,007,55 set in 2020) and donors (previously 2,475 set in
2013) in support of Illinois Wesleyan students and the campus community.
Donors who may have missed out on this year’s All In for Wesleyan can still show their
support by visiting www.iwu.edu/giving.