NCWA + Campus Causes, changing the way club sports teams offset their costs to compete

1520698543NCWA_black 2July 10, 2018 – To kick off the 2018-2019 school year, the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA), the nationally recognized governing body for the sport of wrestling, is launching a partnership with Campus Causes to help their 150+ member teams raise more money to assist with their travel, equipment and gym expenses. Students, coaching staff, friends, family and alumni can now “shop-to-raise” hundreds of brands with a portion of each purchase going back to the team.Read More »

$10,000 in donations up for grabs to college dance marathons in Campus Causes’ Why I Dance contest

Students to submit videos on why they dance ‘For The Kids’

November 1, 2017 – Dance marathons have become an exciting and meaningful tradition for students at hundreds of colleges and universities — and an invaluable fundraiser for deserving nonprofits. Over the past four decades, dance marathons have raised more than $350 million for organizations dedicated to fighting and preventing childhood diseases.

Now, Campus Causes, the platform that enables students to raise money for their causes by shopping with popular brands online, is giving dance marathon organizations across the country a chance to win up to $5,000 in donations for the nonprofits they support.Read More »

THON + Campus Causes Changing the way student groups raise funds For The Kids

THON at Penn State, the world’s largest student-run philanthropy, is expanding its relationship with Campus Causes for THON 2018 after a successful pilot program in 2017.  THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world with over $10,045,478 raised For The Kids in 2017. In their history, THON has raised more than $146 million for Four Diamonds at Penn State Children’s Hospital and their efforts to conquer childhood cancer. To support that effort this year, more than 90 new Campus Causes THON campaigns have already been created by Penn State students. “THON is excited to partner with Campus Causes again this year to continue to empower and provide innovative fundraising opportunities to the 400+ student organizations that fundraise on THON’s behalf,” THON 2018 Executive Director, Andrew Smith said. “Whether you are in State College or across the country, Campus Causes allows everyone to have an impact on the lives of children and families battling childhood cancer.”

After a successful pilot launch, Campus Causes, a division of Newbridge Marketing Group, is broadening its reach to campuses nationwide to help students raise money for their groups, clubs and teams by shopping online. Thanks to recent merchant signings, there are now more than 200 popular brands, including Nike, Apple, Target, Forever 21 and Buffalo Wild Wings, which give a percentage of every purchase made via a Campus Causes campaign to students’ designated causes.  New campaigns were started at more than 70 universities this summer with new launches accelerating during the back-to-school season.

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