Senior Gift

The Senior Gift program serves as an opportunity for the Class of 2019 to make its first philanthropic mark on the college. Senior Gift stresses the importance of joining the Bates alumni family in giving back to the college, and supporting its current projects and student activities. It is a chance for the class to come together before graduation to show its appreciation for Bates.

Make a Gift!

+Senior Gift Co-Chair Responsibilities

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To apply, send your resume and application to Carly Yeung, cyeung2@bates.edu, by September 14.

+Senior Gift Committee Responsibilities

Committee Members must:

  • Be enthusiastic about the Senior Gift campaign and encourage classmates to make a gift to the Bates Fund.
  • Attend monthly committee meetings and all Senior Gift events. 
  • Solicit classmates directly and by staffing gift tables in Commons and at events.
  • Contribute to advertising efforts.
  • Lead by example and make a donation to the Senior Gift!

The average time commitment for a Senior Gift member is about 2 to 4 hours per month. The time commitment may be slightly higher during short term as your class tries to achieve its participation goal.

Being a member of the Senior Gift Committee will give you invaluable experience as a fundraiser with skills that are transferable to a wide variety of professions. In addition to gaining fundraising experience, you will also to meet some of Bates’ most distinguished alumni and senior staff members during exclusive networking opportunities.

To join the committee, email Carly Yeung at cyeung2@bates.edu. 

+2018 Members

Members who served on the committee last year:

  • Ainsley Jamieson, co-chair
  • Pratap Khadka, co-chair
  • Delaney Nalen, vice chair
  • Cam Veidenheimer, vice chair
  • Jake Shapiro, vice chair
  • John Thayer, vice chair
  • Ethan Blitstein
  • Ryan Chinn
  • Matt Davis
  • Katie DeNoia
  • Grant DeWald
  • Ian Erickson
  • Riley Ewing
  • Emma Goff
  • Sam Grant
  • Cristopher Hernandez Sifontes
  • Claudia Krasnow
  • Jesse Laughlin
  • Hope Logan
  • Asher MacDonald
  • Kiernan Majerus-Collins
  • Parker McDonald
  • Logan McGill
  • Katrina Munoz
  • Mickoy Nichol
  • Caroline O’Reilly
  • Sadie Mae Palmatier
  • Geoffrey Pyke
  • Emma Schiller
  • Adam Schwartz
  • Rebecca Snow
  • Shanina van Gent
  • Max Watson

 

Please contact Carly Yeung at cyeung2@bates.edu or 207-786-6239 with questions.