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Employee Giving

Investing in Current and Future Purple Knights


Employees demonstrate a remarkable spirit of commitment to our students and academic community by participating in UB’s Employee Giving Campaign.

By supporting the area you are most passionate about, you set precedent for your peers and our students. Student activities, scholarship funds, academic programs, athletics, and facilities are just a few of the areas where you can support current and future Purple Knights.

Giving Back Through Payroll Deduction

Many employees find that payroll deduction is the easiest way to commit to a fixed amount over time without making a big impact on their budget. Gifts of any amount from UB employees are also an important way for grant-making organizations to understand the commitment and passion of our employees to our academic mission.

Every dollar re-invested in University of Bridgeport is a gift that pays extra dividends!

Frequently Asked Questions

The University of Bridgeport Employee Giving Campaign is an annual campaign for UB employees to participate in and support our students and community. The campaign is an internal fundraising effort specifically focused on participation for all employees.

As UB employees, we are aware of the need to invest in the current generation through student support, the next generation through endowment funding, and the significance of the future of UB through campus revitalization. 

By demonstrating pride in the UB Employee Giving Campaign, employees demonstrate dedication to our students, fellow employees and our community. Participation also sends a powerful message to those outside of UB, including corporations, legislators, foundations, alumni and friends that we are committed to UB.

Employees who participate in the Employee Giving Campaign designate their gifts to a mission that is meaningful to you.

Our goal is participation, so every gift is important. UB’s Employee Giving Campaign shows how powerful every individual can be. Together, our gifts add up to a significant amount.  

You may choose to make a one-time gift or set up a recurring gift using your debit or credit card.

To give through payroll deduction, select the "Payroll Deduction installments" option on the donation form and select the amount of your biweekly contribution. Your gift will be deducted in equal installments.

Contact Jhanay Abrams, Director of Development and Alumni Relations, at jabrams@bridgeport.edu or (203) 576-2433.

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