First Generation Programs (Cardinal First)

35
Donors
175% of 20 Donor goal
$5,650
Donated
This campaign ended on February 23, 2024, but you can still make a gift to North Central College by clicking here!
Matches iconMatches
View All
An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $100

An Anonymous DonorKelly Janssen matched $10 for each donor, donating a total of $100
Challenges iconChallenges
View All
An Anonymous DonorAn Anonymous Donor gave $100 because 10 donors gave

Andrew Gamarra photoAndrew Gamarra gave $1,000 because 100 donors gave
Incentives
Give $5
ImpactNC with a gift on the Day of Giving for your chance to join fellow Cardinal supporters at engagement events like the Cubs vs Cardinals game (6/15), the Naperville Summer Ale Fest (7/13), and select upcoming campus performances!
Gifts to First Generation Programs (Cardinal First) contribute to...
#ImpactNC 2024
2,371 Donors - $581,757 Donated
94%
About

This Day of Giving, Cardinal First (First-gen Programs) is seeking donations to fund professional development opportunities for our juniors and seniors.  

Donations of any amount will make a difference and will help us continue to move #firstgenforward for the 815 first-gen students currently at NC.

Exciting updates:
1. The 2024 Cardinal First Alumni Academy will take place on Friday, March 1 and we have 70+ first-gen alumni serving as presenters, panelists and table hosts for 100+ of our first-gen students.
2. The First-gen Center is now located in Seybert Hall 100 (pic below).  We'd love for you to check it out the space the next time you're on campus.
3. We have some first-gen juniors looking for Summer 2024 internships and some May 2024 first-gen graduates seeking full-time positions.  Please share any leads you have.
We invite you to stay connected via our social media. We do first-gen alumni posts weekly and would love to feature you. Reply if interested.
Instagram @firstgencardinals    
Facebook   @NorthCentralCollege.CardinalFirst


ImpactNC with your gift today and help us keep moving #firstgenforward at North Central!


Our Mission

The mission of Cardinal First is to provide a supportive and welcoming community for first-generation college students and their families, a campus culture that recognizes and celebrates first-generation student identity as an asset, and a program that intentionally connects first-generation students to faculty, resources, information and experiences that promote academic and personal success from enrollment through graduation.



No updates for this campaign.


Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon60%Alumni
Suitcase icon15%Faculty/Staff
Parent icon6%Parents
Book icon6%Students
Suitcase icon3%Corporation/Foundation
Most Recent Donors
Brian Gambuzza
Brian Gambuzza
Ken Thomas
Ken Thomas
Carli Franks
Carli Franks
Melanie Stancampiano
Melanie Stancampiano
Marissa Gaigalas
Marissa Gaigalas
Julie Carballo
Julie Carballo
Mat Littleton
Mat Littleton
Kimberly Sluis
Kimberly Sluis
Bryan Taylor
Bryan Taylor
Eric Knaperek
Eric Knaperek

Advocates

Community Advocates photo
generated 2887 clicks and 259 gifts, totaling $30,695
Rev. Lynn '67 and Donna Allison '67 Pries photo
Rev. Lynn '67 and Donna Allison '67 Pries
Heart icon matched a total of $17,000
Joe Norton photo
generated 176 clicks and 34 gifts, totaling $5,519
kassandra salviola  photo
generated 16 clicks and 5 gifts, totaling $4,154
Coach Spencer photo
generated 111 clicks and 12 gifts, totaling $4,040
Connor McGury photo
Gave $1,000 during a Challenge!
generated 94 clicks and 10 gifts, totaling $2,937
Halle White photo
generated 11 clicks and 3 gifts, totaling $3,103
Mitchell Boryszewski  photo
generated 79 clicks and 24 gifts, totaling $2,504
Sophia photo
generated 27 clicks and 15 gifts, totaling $2,467
Alyssa Guss photo
Heart icon matched a total of $500
generated 288 clicks and 15 gifts, totaling $1,833