Jacksonville UniversityDolphin Dash

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February 5-9, 2024Put Phins first!

Dolphin Dash is Jacksonville University's Annual Giving Challenge where Dolphins across the globe Give Forward for a whole week in February. Save the date for the next Dolphin Dash, which will run from February 5-9, 2024! 

During Dolphin Dash, alumni, students, families, faculty, staff, friends and fans put Phins first — let’s push Jacksonville University further than ever before.

Dolphin Dash is about being a part of a collective giving movement to make waves for the next generation of Jacksonville University students. Every gift large and small matters to help us make a big difference.

Join the movement and shape greater student futures by charging ahead of the next curve.

See last year's results!

Important Dates

Alumni Day & Dolphin Dash Pep Rally January 20, 2024
Dolphin Dash

Feb 5 at 12am to

Feb 9 at 1pm, 2024

Dolphin Dome Celebration February 9, 2024 10am - 1pm


The Dolphin Dome

Dolphin DashFacts & Figures

Why Give

The rest of the year is about giving back; Dolphin Dash is about powering forward. Donors challenging donors to invest in Jacksonville University. So fuel impact. Supercharge dollars into change. Let passion power progress. Let's GIVE FORWARD together. Know that your gift is bolstered by thousands of Dolphins working together to invest in our students, improve Jacksonville University's national reputation and U.S. News & World Report rankings, and support the area on campus that means the most to you!

Trustee Audrey Moran and trustee Jamie Shelton with students Ari Simone and Skylar Jefferies.

$10,646,126Raised since 2019 via Dolphin Dash
17,100+Donors have participated in Dolphin Dash
$151,350Awarded in prize incentives just last year!

Dolphin Dash 2024Become a Dolphin Dash Champion!

Want to get PHINvolved?

Champions are Jacksonville fans who have committed not only to give, but to spread the word about Jacksonville University's week of Giving Forward to their friends.

Become advocate persons profile over a background with dolphins

Dolphin Dash 2024Track Your Impact!

Use your unique giving link to encourage your classmates, family, and friends to support Dolphin Dash and any of its challenges.

See how!

The Champion Challenge

The champion who raises the most money using their unique giving link will receive $1,000 to donate to any Jacksonville University college, school, team or organization of their choice (must be approved JU organization).

View the Champion Toolkit

Dolphin DashContact

For questions regarding Dolphin Dash contact

Sierra Aitken
Director of Annual Philanthropy & Advancement Communications
Email: saitken@ju.edu
Phone: 904-256-7014

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