Q. What is the Eubie Challenge?

The Eubie Challenge is a day of giving fueled by the desire to support the success of UBalt students through a generous pledge of a $10,000 challenge gift that will match funds to the Fund for Excellence dollar for dollar through the end of the academic year*. The Eubie Challenge is an initiative of The University of Baltimore.

*Gift match is active until June 30, 2024 or goal is met.

Q. When is the Eubie Challenge?

The Eubie Challenge launches on June 5, 2024. The $10,000 gift match for the Fund for Excellence is active until June 30, 2024 or until the goal is met.

Q. Is it safe to make my gift online?

Absolutely! The Eubie Challenge website utilizes a technology called GiveGab that is PCI Level 1-compliant. Credit card information will not be stored and is not accessible to GiveGab. The contact information you provide to The University of Baltimore will remain private and secure.

Q. Is there a minimum gift amount?

We ask that you make your gift $10 or more for this effort.

Q. Is my contribution tax-deductible?

Gifts to support The University of Baltimore are tax-deductible. After making a gift, you will receive an email confirmation that will serve as your receipt for tax purposes. Please consult your tax adviser if you have questions.

Q. Does it cost anything to give through the Eubie Challenge? How much of my gift will The University of Baltimore receive?

There is a 3% technology fee and a 2.5% (+ $.30) bank fee for online donations made via credit card or mobile wallet. Donors who give at least $100 have the option to pay via direct bank withdrawal through Plaid; There is a 3% technology fee and a flat rate of $3 for online donations made via Plaid.

You have the option to cover these fees in addition to your gift. Note: Any donations processed outside of the Eubie Challenge Period, through GiveGab.com, or subsequent recurring donations are subject to transaction fees outlined on GiveGab.com.

Q. Can I give over the phone by credit card and have it count?

Yes, you can make a gift with your credit card over the phone [410 837 4385]. 

Q. Can I schedule a donation outside of June 5, 2024 for the Eubie Challenge?

You cannot schedule your gift, but you may make a donation to The University of Baltimore after the Eubie Challenge. In order for your donation to count towards the Eubie Challenge it must be made by 11:59 p.m. on June 30, 2024.

Need help or want to speak to a UBalt staff member?

Contact the Office of Annual Giving by email at annualgiving@ubalt.edu or by phone at 410 837 4385.