Below you will find answers to many common questions about Morningside Madness.
What is Morningside Madness?
Morningside Madness is a 36-hour giving event that encourages Morningside alumni, faculty, staff and friends from around the world to donate to the Annual Scholarship Fund on March 20 & 21, 2019. Communication will be done through social media, phone and email.
How will the money be used?
All donations received will go directly to the Annual Scholarship Fund, which is the foundation of support at Morningside College. Money given to the Annual Scholarship Fund benefits each student at Morningside, as it supports scholarships, academics and extracurricular activities.
Besides making a donation, how else can I help?
Tell all your friends! Your voice will make Morningside Madness a success. Post about Morningside Madness on all of your social media platforms and tag your friends using #MsideMadness.
Can anyone participate in the Morningside Madness day of giving?
Absolutely! Support from everyone in the Morningside community—alumni, family, friends, fans, faculty, staff and students—counts.
I can’t make a large donation. Will my gift really make a difference?
Yes! In fact a gift during Morningside Madness means even more as it unlocks gifts, whose proceeds also benefit student scholarships. Your gift also contributes to our alumni participation rate, which in turn raises Morningside’s profile in national rankings and increases the value of a Morningside degree.
How can I make a gift?
We know how valuable your time is, so we’ve made the process quick and easy.
On March 20 & 21,
1. Click on the “Give Now” button to make your gift online.
2. Call 800-831-0806 and enter any of the following extensions: 5409, 5424, 5464, 5153, 5266, 5107, 5408.
Is it safe to make a gift online?
Yes! All gifts will be processed using a secure online giving platform. The information collected will be used only by Morningside College.
Is my gift to Morningside Madness tax-deductible?
Yes! All Morningside Madness gifts to the Annual Scholarship Fund are considered a donation. Your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law. Your gift will be acknowledged with a confirmation from PayPal, followed by a receipt letter from the Office of Institutional Advancement for your tax records.
Why is the only fund designation option the Annual Scholarship Fund?
All donations received will go directly to the Annual Scholarship Fund, which is the foundation of support at Morningside College. Money given to the Annual Fund benefits each student at Morningside, as it supports scholarships, academics, programs and extracurricular activities.