Day of the Badger 2023

Impact the student experience at UW-Madison

Supporting Student Affairs on Day of the Badger

André De Shields Fund

Founded in recognition of the outstanding achievements in theater and the performing arts by UW Madison alumnus and Broadway living legend André De Shields, the André De Shields Fund supports UW-Madison undergraduate students of color in the arts.

LGBTQ - Gender & Sexuality Campus Center

Assist the GSCC in building a university that actively addresses all forms of oppression and affirms, includes, and celebrates all gender identities, gender expressions, and sexual orientations with an intersectional lens.

Multicultural Student Center

The MSC provides cocurricular experiences that center, affirm, and celebrate the diverse and intersectional identities of students of color. Our spaces, programs, and services are designed to cultivate a sense of belonging and community.

Recreation & Wellbeing

Gifts go to the No Fee project within Rec Well allow students to access group fitness classes and intramural sports at no cost. Help us ensure that no student has to sit on the sidelines due to financial barriers!

Student Leadership Endowment Fund

Support student development and the betterment of the Wisconsin Union by providing tuition stipends to WUD Officers, Directors, and six Hoofer Club Presidents for their leadership and for upholding the spirit and traditions of UW-Madison.

Parents Fund

Badger Parents and Families like yours can be heroes for our students and the future of UW. Your gift, no matter the amount, will join other families’ gifts to make a meaningful impact on the university.

Suicide Prevention

Support a population-level approach to suicide prevention and mental health promotion at UW-Madison and provide direct funding to students experiencing mental health needs.

Survivor Empowerment

Interpersonal and sexual violence are serious concerns on our college campus. Our goal is to provide support to student survivors so that they may continue with their UW-Madison academic career after experiencing trauma.

Wisconsin Union

For many of us, the Wisconsin Union holds a special place in our lives. It’s a place to perform and play, to lead and to learn. Your investment in the Wisconsin Union will provide students and Union members a sense of community and belonging.

Veteran Services

Cultivate community and serve military-connected students. Donations support programming and community-building efforts, helping veterans navigate campus life.

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