Judson Announcements

Dec. 31, 2020 – Judson will open in Spring 2021

Dec. 29, 2020 – Judson reaches $500,000 goal, looks forward to $1 million pledges for Spring ’21

Dec. 26, 2020 – Giving update
As of December 26, 2020, Alumnae and Friends have given $484,027.98 to this fundraising effort. Thank you to everyone who has given to Judson College, or asked their friends and family to give, in response to Dr. Tew’s appeal to raise $500,000 in charitable unrestricted gifts for the College by December 31, 2020. As of December 26, 2020, Alumnae and Friends have pledged to give and additional $329,095.25 before the May 31, 2021, deadline to raise an additional $1million. Any funds received over the December 31, $500,000 goal will count towards the May 31, $1million goal. To make your gift online use the button below. Or you may mail your gift to the College at the address below.

Dec. 23, 2020 – Giving update
Alumnae and Friends have given $357,643.39 to this fundraising effort. This includes donations through Judson’s online giving platform and received through the mail as of this date.   As of December 23, 2020, Alumnae and Friends have pledged to give $290,680.25 before the May 31, 2021, deadline to raise an additional $1million.  

Dec. 22, 2020 – Giving update
As of close of business on December 22, 2020, Judson College has received $223,861.96 in donations towards the December 31 deadline to raise $500,000.

Dec. 21, 2020 – Giving update
As of December 21, 2020, donors have given $184,842.61 to this fundraising effort. This includes donations through Judson’s online giving platform and received through the mail as of this date.

Dec. 18, 2020 – Giving update
As of December 18, 2020, donors have given $97,237.82 to this fundraising effort. This includes donations through Judson’s online giving platform and received through the mail as of this date.

Dec. 15, 2020 – Letter to alumnae and friends

Dec. 15, 2020 – Judson President W. Mark Tew appeals for financial support

Media Coverage

Jan. 21 – The Alabama Baptist – Rashional Thoughts: Jolt of renewed hope, potential alive within Judson nation

Dec. 29 – WAKA Channel 8 – Future of Judson College remains uncertain

December 28 – The Alabama Baptist: Judson College meets first donor goal five days ahead of schedule

U.S. News & World Report: Judson College Launches Fundraising Appeal to Stay Open

WTVY – Dothan: Judson College in need of a Christmas miracle

WBRC TV Online: Judson College to close unless they raise $500,000 by the end of the year

Inside Higher Ed: Judson College Will Close If It Doesn’t Receive Gifts

WVUA 23: Judson College Requesting Donations so School Can Continue

WSFA: Judson College could face closure

The Alabama Baptist: Judson College reaches out to individuals for financial assistance

Baptist Press Online: Southern Baptist college pleads for $500K by end of 2020 to remain open

Baptist News Global Online: Judson College needs $1.5 million or will be forced to close in January

More to be added soon!