The 2022 Psi U March Challenge is a wrap! 215 donors from 29 chapters helped support this important campaign; THANK YOU! We were able to raise over $48,445.03 in five days!
Congratulations to the Gamma Tau chapter (Georgia Tech) for winning the challenge with 45 donors!
The “Final Four” is rounded out by the Omicron Chapter (Illinois) with 26 donors, the Eta (Lehigh) with 24 donors and 3 chapters had a tie for the 4th spot with 13 donors each: the Delta Omicron (Purdue), Omega (Chicago) and the Pi (Syracuse).
Reasons Brothers supported the March Challenge:
“I want current undergrads have at least the same opportunities I had.” • Bill Robinson, Upsilon ‘72
“Psi U gave me a family to support and friends for life.” • Madison Turkette, Delta Omicron, ’19
“Psi U made my collegiate experience all the more worthwhile.” • Chip Mendelsohn, Psi ’64 (Hamilton)
“The Fraternity changed my life in a time I needed it most” • Kevin O’Grady, Alpha Omicron ’17 (NJIT)
“Very impressed by what Psi U is doing to support mid-career professional development and public service.” • Christian Klein, Phi Beta ’84 (William and Mary)
“I’m thankful for the enduring friendships that it has given me.” • Matthew Eckenrode, Epsilon Nu ’04, (Michigan State)
“My chapter played an important role in me coming out of my comfort zone and finding my identity. I want this type of institution to exist for years to come 🙂” • Dashielle Heidt, Gamma Tau ’18 (Georgia Tech)
We would like to thank the following generous donors who are matched gifts for the challenge, and helped make this such a success:
•Patrick Gilrane, Psi ’83 (Hamilton)
•William W. Baker, Tau ’78 (Pennsylvania)
•Bill Cavanaugh. Pi ‘72 (Syracuse)
•Jake Schmidt, Chi Delta ’11 (Duke)
•Larry Rakers, Omicron ’84 (Illinois)
•Thomas Fox, Omicron ’00 (Illinois)
•Alexander Senchak, Eta ’06 (Lehigh)
•Martin Brayboy, Gamma ’84 (Amherst)
•Jeremy Mckeon, Eta ’08 (Lehigh)
So thank you again to everyone who participated, helped spread the word and encouraged their brothers to give: we hope you all had some fun with the challenge. Your generosity will help Psi U grow! Again this achievement of raising over $48,000 is an amazing start to 2022!
The March Challenge is over for the year, but you can still Make A Gift To Psi U.