Dolphin DashFAQ

A group of Jacksonville University Challenge Champions at Dolphin Dash

February 5-9, 2024Dolphin Dash

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!

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

Frequently Asked Questions

There are several Challenges that make up Dolphin Dash. Some include the Athletics Challenge, Affinity Network Challenge, College Challenge, Greek Challenge, JAXRecwell Challenge, and the Varsity Sailing vs. Shooting Challenge. You may choose to participate in one or all of the challenges. Each challenge has an exciting incentive for the winner! Visit the Challenges page to see details.

Yes- you can give to any (or all!) of the Challenges during Dolphin Dash! To give to multiple challenges, simply give to the funds you are interested in using the Dolphin Dash giving form. You can do so in one single transaction or multiple throughout the week. Your funds will be automatically designated to the appropriate challenge and live leaderboards for each challenge will be automatically updated!

To make a gift outside of a Challenge, click the give button at the top of and select 'other' from the fund list to write in your own designation. If you'd like to make a gift to support a Challenge, scroll down to find the Challenge tiles listed on that webpage.

Yes! See if your employer has a matching gift program. You can also use the search bar within the Dolphin Dash giving form when you make your gift. 

While we prefer gifts to be made online to be added to the totals live, you may also mail your gift in advance to:

Jacksonville University
University Advancement
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Be sure to include “Dolphin Dash” in the memo line.

Donations can also be made over the phone. If you are interested in making a non-cash gift, or planned gift during Dolphin Dash, please call (904) 256-7095. 

To ensure your gift counts toward one of the Dolphin Dash challenges, make your gift online during the week of February 5 - 9, 2024.

Dolphin Dash begins at midnight on Monday, February 5, 2024, and ends at 1:00pm on Friday, February 9, 2024. Remember to get your gifts in before 1:00pm!

Sign up to be a Dolphin Dash Champion to receive a digital social media toolkit! Your toolkit will include:

  • Dolphin Dash Anthem Video
  • Dolphin Dash Challenge Videos
  • Dolphin Dash Logo
  • Email header graphics
  • Facebook cover photo
  • Social media post graphics
  • Suggested captions
  • Hashtags

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.

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For questions regarding Dolphin Dash contact

Sierra Aitken
Director of Annual Philanthropy & Advancement Communications
Phone: 904-256-7014

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