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Project FLEX

Raised toward our $3,000 Goal
103 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on June 01, at 11:59 PM CDT
Project Owners

Thank You!

May 03, 2021

WOW! The support for Project FLEX has been outstanding. Thank you to everyone who supported this incredible program. We can't wait to see the program, our graduate students and the youth they mentor grow as a result of your generosity.

Stretch Goal Achieved!

April 20, 2021

Wow! Thanks to the efforts of our ambassadors, and as a result of a very generous $2,000 gift from an anonymous donor, we've exceeded our stretch goal of $5,000! 

We still have time - how far can we go?

Stretch Goal Announcement

April 12, 2021

GREAT NEWS! Project FLEX has surpassed its $3,000 initial fundraising goal! With over two weeks left in our campaign we've decided to announce a stretch goal of $5,000 - can you help us keep the momentum going?

Please join us in announcing our new goal within your networks, and let your family, friends, colleagues, co-workers and alumni know that it is not too late to support this important program. 

Thank you for your continued support!

$400 Unlocking Gift - COE Senate Leadership Team

April 01, 2021

We've hit 10 donations and that unlocked a gift from the COE Senate Leadership Team for Project FLEX! Let's keep the momentum going!

$350 Unlocking Gift - COE Dean Laurie Elish-Piper

April 01, 2021

We've hit 5 donations and that unlocked a gift from COE Dean Laurie Elish-Piper for Project FLEX! Let's get 5 more donations to unlock our next gift!

Choose a giving level


The Ace Serve

Your donation will provide a meal for one youth during CREW college visit to NIU.


Home Run Trot

Your donation will purchase a starter kit for one youth (FLEX t-shirt, journal, protein bar).


The Touchdown Dance

Your donation will purchase a new piece of fitness equipment for SWOLE PATROL personal training program OR athletic shoes for youth.


The Slam Dunk

Your donation will sponsor a “pizza party” FLEX celebration (pizza/movie) + court rental for pickup basketball game at NIU stadium.


The Championship Lap

Your donation will sponsor a Full CREW college visit for four youth OR provide money to buy equipment to initiate a new sport program (let us know your request for a sport)!

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