Shore Strong at Washington College


    269 DONORS

    $60,431 gifts

    $60,431 matched

    $120,862 raised!

    Our Washington College Athletics family rose to the challenge and pulled through for our student-athletes! 

    Together, we raised $60,431 which was matched dollar-for-dollar, bringing our total after matches to $120,862! 

    We would also like to thank the 269 donors that contributed to Shore Strong 2022 and helped us not only reach but surpass our goals!

    It is your passion for Washington College and Washington College Athletics that sets the foundation for us carrying on the Shore Strong pride.

    Thank you! 

    If you missed Shore Strong giving day, you can still contribute to AAC through this giving page; every gift of any amount is deeply appreciated.


    3/25 - 10pm

    Shore Strong

    We are so grateful for the support that we have seen over these last couple of hours to really help us go above and beyond our goals! So far, we have raised $3,139 toward the generous $7,500 bonus match! If you have waited or not yet had the opportunity to show your support by participating in Shore Strong, the time is now!! With only $4,361 you have until 10:00 PM to double your impact since we are so close!

    3/25 - 6pm

    Shore Strong


    We are thrilled to announce that we have met the Hubley Family P'15 and Jay Elliott '75 match and we now have a very special bonus match opportunity: The Strine Family P'22 P'23 has given us the opportunity to take advantage of a $7,500 match.We cannot thank the Strines enough for this opportunity! As the clock winds down, we're doubling down on our efforts to show our student-athletes just how proud we are of their commitment and dedication!It is the Shore Strong way to push until the very end, to see it through, and to rise to the challenge, and we are #ShoreStrong

    3/25 - 5:00 p.m.Shore Strong

    We met our $100,000 goal with $51,212 raised  by 204 donors, and $50,000 matched by our generous match donors! But but WE ARE NOT DONE! The generosity and investment in our student-athletes keeps coming! We are delighted to announce $3,500 match from The Hubley Family 'P15 and Jay Elliott '75. Let's not disappoint! Help us meet the $3,500 match. Our match donors look forward to matching our efforts and we have another announcement waiting in the wings. 

    3/25 - 1:30 p.m.Shore StrongAs we push towards our goal for our student-athletes, it makes us so happy to see how excited this family gets to show them just how proud we are of them. Your support helps us give them the best athletic experience possible- something they are all truly deserving of! We have now secured the John Kelly match and raised $45,867! We have also been presented with ANOTHER amazing opportunity—Tim Hart '79 P'10, has put up another challenge: a $5,000 match! Let's keep this momentum and show him that we are #ShoreStrong!

    3/25 - 12:00 p.m.

    Shore Strong

    WC Athletics family… YOU ARE ON FIRE! In just under 2 hours, we have locked in the $10,000 match bonus from our generous anonymous parent and alum donor! We have come together to raise $40,411 so far in support of our student-athletes. With the matching commitments, this brings our total funds raised to $80,822! PLUS unlocks a new match from Washington College alum, John Kelly '87! Your support is felt through our entire athletic department and is so appreciated! 

    3/25 - 10:00 a.m.Shore Strong

    Through the night and into this morning you all made a huge push bringing us even closer to our goal! We are starting the day with $32,180 raised! That means we have met the Peter and Mary Beth Jenkins '82 '85 P'22 match AND we are working on the next match!
    We are so grateful for the anonymous parent and alum that came forward to present us with another $10,000 match!

    3/24 - 6:00 p.m.Shore Strong

    Peter and Mary Beth Jenkins '82 '85 P'22 graciously added another match of $5,000 to the Shore Strong Athletics Challenge giving those that participate the opportunity to double their impact!

    Shore Strong

    3/24 - 12:30 p.m.Shore StrongLet's keep up the momentum because the generous and supportive Gaines brothers have also presented us with a match bonus of $10,000! We know our Washington College Athletics family will rise to the challenge! 

    3/24 - 11:00 a.m.11 am update

    3/24 - 9:00 a.m.9am shore strong