Giving Day 2023

The Countdown to Giving Day 2023 has Begun!

Make a plans to join us on June 5th for 24 hours of giving! This year, we ask you to Be the Spark for the next generation of Knights as they are prepared to go forth into our communities and Set Fire Upon the Earth through their leadership, compassion, innovation, and more. Our mission is only possible thanks to you, our amazing community. Your continued support provides crucial tuition assistance and operational funds which means that all deserving young men can be formed by the mission of McQuaid Jesuit, regardless of finances.

Scroll down to learn more about the day including raffles, ways to help McQuaid beyond your gift, challenges, and more! Updates will be coming soon, so check back periodically!

Thank you!

Challenges & More!

Take a look at a sneak peak of our Giving Day challenges. Check back often and keep and eye on social media and your email for announcements throughout the day!

  • The Southern Challenge: Check back for a video message!
  • The West Coast Challenge: Check back for a video message!
  • The Midwest Challenge: Check back for a video message!
  • The Chick-fil-A Irondequoit 585 Challenge!: During a designated hour on Giving Day all gifts made over $10 will receive a gift card to Chick-fil-A Irondequoit valid for one free meal! Watch for an announcement kicking off the hour! *You must pick up the card in person at McQuaid Jesuit. Courtesy of Lindsay and Bill Kaser, ’02.
  • The Faculty Appreciation Hour: Check back for a photo gallery!


Goal Thermometer

Check back often to watch the McQuaid community come together to hit this year’s goal!


Your gift may automatically enter you for one or more of our Giving Day raffles! Any gift made on giving day at or above the listed amounts will enter you for all qualifying raffles. Winners will be contacted directly following Giving Day.

Any gift made by alumni who have graduated within 10 years (2013+) qualify to win an McQ Polo

Gifts of $100+ qualify to win a Mesh Back McQ Hat

Gifts of $500+ qualify to win an McQ Hoodie

Gifts of $1,000+ qualify to win an McQ Sweatshirt Blanket

Other Ways to Support McQuaid on Giving Day

Thank you for being a part of Giving Day 2023! To continue to support Knights throughout the day, please use the social media toolkit below to spread the word with your friends and family. Simply save your favorite image from the selection below and add it to your Facebook, instagram, twitter, or any of your social media stories. Then, tag friends and challenge them to Be The Spark this year, helping to provide for young men that will one day go forth and Set Fire Upon The Earth!

Facebook and Instagram Posts

Twitter Post

Facebook & Instagram Story

Thank you for being a part of Giving Day 2023! Your support ensures that McQuaid Jesuit’s mission can continue for future generations of Knights!