Impacting current and future UNI students with We Are One UNI

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – University of Northern Iowa students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends are joining forces to impact current and future UNI students by participating in We Are One UNI.We Are One logo

Weeklong philanthropy events will be held Feb. 22 through 26.

- Feb. 22 through 23. The campus community will be informed about the impact philanthropy has had at UNI through student participation, visuals posted around campus and social media posts.

- Feb. 24 is the second annual day of giving. The initiative will last 24 hours, from 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 24, through 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 25. The first day of giving was held in December 2014. More than 480 donors raised $134,389. Participation-based challenges will be announced throughout the day on Feb. 24.

- Feb. 25 through 26. Students, faculty and staff will thank alumni and friends of the university for their generosity with handwritten thank you cards.

For more information, visit Follow We Are One UNI on Facebook at or Twitter at


Lisa Baronio, vice president, University Advancement, 319-273-2487,

Kyle Soldwisch, stewardship and communications coordinator, UNI Foundation, 319-273-6078,

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-2761,