Photo of two students on CWRU campus captured by Annie O'Neill

Advocate for Day of Giving on April 4

Case Western Reserve’s 11th annual Day of Giving is Tuesday, April 4.

During this 24-hour crowdfunding event, the university community works together to inspire support for the programs and opportunities that enrich the CWRU student experience.

Students and alumni, faculty and staff, friends and families are encouraged to become an advocate for Day of Giving by sharing the campaign on social media using the hashtag #CWRUMakeItPossible. Watch this brief video or read the instructions below to learn how you can make a difference as an advocate for Day of Giving.

In addition to raising vital funds for your favorite campus causes, being an advocate also comes with some friendly competition. Use the advocacy features on the giving portal, GiveCampus, to be automatically entered to win raffle prizes. Plus, the students and alumni with the highest donor counts will receive a special gift from CWRU. Make sure you’re signed in for your efforts to be recorded!

Questions? Contact the Office of Annual Giving at

How to be a Day of Giving advocate

Create a GiveCampus account

Share, share, share!

  • Sharing buttons on the campaign page generate a link that is unique to you. Share this with your friends and family via email and text, and on social media using the hashtag #CWRUMakeItPossible.

Tell your story

  • Visit the advocacy dashboard, located at the bottom of the campaign page, to create a 15- to 30-second personal video encouraging support.
  • Tell your community why you’re excited about the campaign and why they should get involved. Keep it quick, casual and fun!

Consider your own gift