Student Gift

2014-2015 Student Gift

The Emerging Leaders have kicked off the academic year with their first big fundraiser -- PAW -- Potsdam Appreciation Week, Nov. 3-9. This year the students raised at total of $1,361. They will be working on raising the love of Potsdam through the holidays, then as a service project set up for the SnowBall at the beginning of the second semester. And of course then there is the Mr/Ms UNIVERS-ity contest.

2013-2014 Student Gift

As the academic year draws to a close, the student gift looks very good for the year. Unofficially, the students on campus raised $5,967. The Emerging Leaders group spearhead the fundraising efforts with events such as PAW (Potsdam Appreciation Week), ticket sales for SnowBall, and the Mr/Ms UNVIERS-ity Contest. Their efforts are matched by funding from the Student Government Association.

Anyone may contribute to the Student Gift. For more information on the student gift, please contact Ellen Nesbitt at nesbitem@potsdam.edu.

2012-2013 Student Gift

The 2012-2013 student gift went to the College's Greatest Needs (Annual Fund for Potsdam) as selected and voted on by the student body. A total of $5,173 was raised through various activities and events.

2011-2012 Student Gift

The 2011-2012 student gift went to The College's Greatest Needs, as selected and voted on by the student body.  A total of $21,287 was raised through various activities, events and phonathon.

2010-2011 Student Gift

The 2010-2011 student gift went to The College's Greatest Needs, as selected and voted on by the student body. $18,000 was raised through various activities, events and phonathon.

2009-2010 Student Gift

The 2009-2010 student gift is going to the Students' Greatest Needs (selected and voted on by the student body).  The total raised was $13,631. 

2008-2009 Student Gift

Emerging Leaders raised funds to create an endowed annual award of $500 for a SUNY Potsdam student. This award is available for any student who is in good academic standing.

Please visit 503 Raymond Hall for an application.

To give a gift to this effort, visit https://secure.potsdam.edu/giving/ (please indicate 08/09 Student Gift in the Specific Programs area)

If you have any questions about the student gift and/or the fundraising efforts, please contact Ellen Nesbitt at x3403, or nesbitem@potsdam.edu.