“Our supporters — as donors, advocates, volunteers and more — are the key to our students’ successes,” ThreeSixty Executive Director Chad Caruthers said. “Tommie Give Day illustrates the passion folks have for ThreeSixty and the next generation of representative storytellers.”
More than $30,000 donated by nearly 100 donors. Thank you!
Tommie Give Day 2020 was a huge success for ThreeSixty and program access for ALL students. The more than $30,000 raised provides year-round program access at no cost for 20 financially qualified high school students. Thank you! Missed your chance to give on Tommie Give Day? Click the button to support our students now.
Here’s some of what those donors, advocates, volunteers and other supporters had to say on social media for Tommie Give Day.
I am a big supporter of @ThreeSixtyMN at the @UofStThomasMN – it helps create a pipeline of future journalists from diverse backgrounds. If you too support storytelling that amplifies diverse voices, consider donating today as part of #TommieGiveDay: https://t.co/0EUuLdCx66 pic.twitter.com/OQ4UHmhFCA
— Laura McCallum (@LauraMcCallumB) November 10, 2020
My friend Doug Hennes was a founding board member of ThreeSixty. I met Doug my freshman year at UST; for almost two decades he was a shining example to me of what it means to be a Tommie. We lost him suddenly in 2018, but his legacy lives on here. #TommieGiveDay https://t.co/cQZdsg53Gi
— Nicholas Kolnik 🥃 (@nicholaskolnik) November 10, 2020
ThreeSixty Journalism students cover stories that matter in their
communities. Join me as we work together to amplify under-heard voices. Please consider donating today #TommieGiveDay #TGD. https://t.co/44U8SlGPrT pic.twitter.com/SDm3qq8eR8
— Chris Havens (@chavens) November 10, 2020
If you care about journalism, here’s the best way I know you can help ensure its strong future. https://t.co/HOsKBuvqB0
— Wendy Wyatt (@wnwyatt) November 10, 2020
— Dymanh Chhoun (@Dymanh) November 10, 2020
We’re halfway to our $50,000 #TommieGiveDay goal. Thank you! There’s still time to donate and help ensure program access for ALL students. @StThomasCAS https://t.co/QXPAfLh5v1 pic.twitter.com/jwWX8VLPrU
— ThreeSixty Journalism (@ThreeSixtyMN) November 10, 2020
Did you know @ThreeSixtyMN trains young journalists and storytellers from all backgrounds? Join me in supporting the next generation today #TommieGiveDay #TGD https://t.co/pSdI6c8j7c https://t.co/IFpa6MooZL
— John Hobot (@JohnHobot20) November 10, 2020
— Leah Kondes (@lkondes) November 10, 2020
I hope you’ll join me in supporting the future of journalism — and the future of our democracy. Representation matters. Donate to @ThreeSixtyMN, which is building up the next generation of truth tellers. https://t.co/PSQw0rNqx0 pic.twitter.com/DtUBFRbudZ
— Laura Yuen (@laura_yuen) November 10, 2020