Raising the Bar Challenge
Additional funds were awarded to the areas that raised the bar by surpassing their total number of gifts from Columbia Giving Day 2015.
Hourly Challenges & Winners
See which schools, programs, and causes won special prizes throughout the day.
Overall Dollar Challenge
Every school, program, and initiative earned a share of the matching challenge, based on their percentage of the total amount raised on Columbia Giving Day.
* A maximum of $250,000 per gift counted toward the Overall Dollar Challenge.
Alumni Participation Challenge
The five schools with the greatest participation percentage won a share of the Participation Challenge pot.
Giving Day Volunteer Challenge
These challenge funds were shared among each school, program, and initiative that reached at least 50 gifts through the volunteer fundraising platform.