2024 UA Giving Day is almost here!

March 8, 2024

UA Giving Day is Noon, March 26 - 1 p.m., March 28. UA Giving Day is a 49-hour event for our community to spread the word about how important it is to invest in your university for the futures of our students and their families, our community, and our state. And did I mention you can win prizes?

I know that the work you do every day makes a difference for our students. This UA Giving Day, share why our community should invest in our students. Staff and faculty were our most successful Giving Day Champions (volunteer fundraisers) last year, helping to connect 1800+ donors to 261 programs to benefit UAA, UAF, and UAS. 

This is 49 hours of bragging rights! #49HoursforAlaska. 

Quick facts:

  • Gifts can be doubled or tripled at givingday.alaska.edu
  • #49HoursForAlaska enters you to win an Alaska Airlines voucher*
  • Voting for the mascot with the best dance moves enters you to win an Alaska Airlines voucher**
  • As a registered Giving Day champion, you’ll learn about a third way that you could win a r/t Alaska Airlines voucher***
  • Check UA Foundation’s Facebook page during the 49 hours to learn about even more prizes!

Thank you,

Samantha Sink
Director of Annual Giving
UA Foundation


How to win Alaska Airlines vouchers:

*Post on Facebook publicly during the 49 hours with #49HoursForAlaska. Every post is a separate entry to win. One winner will be randomly selected for a round-trip Alaska Airlines voucher.  The winner will be announced after UA Giving Day. Date restrictions may apply to the Alaska Airlines voucher.

**During the 49 hours, head to Instagram to cast a vote for your favorite mascot dance as UAA, UAF, and UAS battle for bragging rights! Visit our official university Instagram pages to make your voice heard! Like the dance Reel of your choice and tag a friend in a comment — unlimited entries. (You may vote for multiple universities.) One fan will be randomly chosen to win a round-trip Alaska Airlines voucher. 

***Exclusive pop-up UA Giving Day challenge will be announced to registered UA Giving Day Champions via email. Register as a Champion