Give to the Max Day
Give to the Max Day 2020
Give to the Max Day, a Minnesota-wide day of giving for all non-profits, is set for November 19, 2020. As the University participates in Give to the Max Day each year, many departments and units within the College of Veterinary Medicine will be working to raise money.
Areas of Support
The Veterinary Medical Center
Every dollar up to $20,000 will be matched by a generous donor.
The Raptor Center
Every dollar up to $55,000 will be matched thanks to the generous support of the Acorn Charitable Trust, Rachel Hollstadt, and the Sarah J. Andersen Fund of the Hugh J. Andersen Foundation.
Schedule of events
VMC FacebookLive event
Check in with the Veterinary Medical Center Facebook page at 10 a.m. CT to hear a special message from Dr. Mike Henson, interim co-director of the VMC, who will be joined by a special pet to help introduce the highly anticipated pet costume contest video.
Raptor Center FacebookLive event
Check-in with The Raptor Center Facebook page at 12 p.m. CT to see your favorite raptor ambassadors and the talented education team as they share interesting raptor knowledge, information about current clinic census trends, and more.
VMC Pet Costume Contest
Dean Laura Molgaard- Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine
Our celebrity judging panel
President Joan Gabel- University of Minnesota
Coach Lindsay Whalen- University of Minnesota
George and Barbara Hagemann- VMC Clients & Supporters
Anna Dressel and Rocket the therapy dog- M Health Fairview U of M Masonic Children's Hospital
Categories of judging
Spookiest, Funniest, Best Pet Pals, and Best in Show