UNI Day of Giving to impact current and future students

Posted on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Kyle Soldwisch, assistant director of annual giving programs, UNI Foundation, 319-273-6078,

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-2761,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – University of Northern Iowa students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends are joining forces to impact current and future UNI students by participating in the #LivePurpleGiveGold Day of Giving on Wednesday, April 5.

This is the third year UNI has hosted a day of giving. This year's initiative will last 24 hours, beginning at midnight on Wednesday, April 5. Participation-based challenges will be announced throughout the day on April 5 and will be used to match gifts. A goal of 500 donors has also been issued for the day.

For more information, visit, and follow the #LivePurpleGiveGold hashtag.