Giving Week Champion Toolkit


Giving Week is all about getting Lions from all around the world to come together and rally in support of Lindenwood! As a Giving Week Champion, you'll help us spread the word, amplify our message, and show your Lindenwood pride! No matter how much time you have to give, there's an opportunity for you to be a part of making Giving Week a success!

There are many ways you can help us during Giving Week, from attending an event to volunteering to help out! Explore this page and decide what works best for you; you'll find all the tools you need right here, so bookmark this page and visit often! If you have any questions this page doesn't answer, let us know at advancement@lindenwood.edu 



Being a Giving Week Champion is as easy as...


During Giving Week, help us make sure that Lions everywhere know about our fundraiser by boosting our message on social media and in your own networks. Here are some meaningful ways you can help us out:

  • Make sure you're following the official Lindenwood University pages on social media!
  • Post a pic in your favorite Lindenwood gear using #LindenwoodGivingWeek and be sure to tag us! 
  • Download our Social Media Toolkit for ready to use images and sample messages to post! 
  • Like, share, comment, and interact with our posts all week long, to make sure others in your network see our message!

Prize Opportunity

The Giving Week Champions with the highest number of likes, comments, and shares will EACH get a pair of our limited-edition 2022 Sibley Socks.

Starting a fundraiser is the most impactful way you can help us make Giving Week a success! ! Giving Week is designed to make it super simple for you to build support for Lindenwood among your own network of family and friends.

To start your own fundraiser, click on the profile of the area you want to support. From there, click on the "fundraise" button to build your unique profile.

Want to support all of Lindenwood Giving Week? Sign up as a fundraiser for the Annual Fund- the most fundamental way to support our students. 

Here are some resources to get you started:

Prize Opportunity

The Giving Week Champions who complete the following challenges will receive an exclusive prize pack of Lindenwood gear to show off their LU Pride!

  • Individual who has the highest gifts total of all fundraisers
  • Individual who has the most number of donors to their peer to peer page
  • First person to reach 15 donors to their P2P page
Additionally, each fundraiser who gets at least 10 donors to contribute to their fundraiser will receive a special Lindenwood branded pair of socks!

Shout it from the rooftops! Why are you proud to be a Lindenwood Lion? Hearing directly from our students, alums, and community members about why they support Lindenwood will inspire others to join in and contribute!

  • Submit a 15 second testimonial video about how why you love Lindenwood! 
  • Download our "Why I Give" poster, fill it out, and post a pic on social media using #LindenwoodGivingWeek! Be sure to tag us so we can share it!
  • Turn your social media profiles Giving Week Gold with our downloadable banners and social media graphics

Prize Opportunity

Every Giving Week Champion who submits a video testimonial will receive a special LU prize pack!

We'll also choose five Champion who tag us in their "Why I Give" pic to receive a custom pair of limited-edition 2022 Sibley Socks!