Email Marketing

Email your Nicholls State University friends and networks and ask them to join you in making a gift on Give-N-Day. Use the sample email messages and suggested timelines below.

  • Pre Give-N-Day Email
  • Day of Giving Day Email
  • Post Giving Day Email

Pre Give-N-Day Email

Subject: Help Us Make History!

Dear _______:

Have you dreamed of making history? Of course, we all have. And now we have a chance to be a part of Nicholls State University's first ever day of giving! On March 27, visit and make a donation to us and/or to any of the great participating nonprofit organizations in Nicholls State University. You will have 24 hours to make your donation, and all giving will end at 11:59PM on March 27.

If you have any questions or would like more information, let us know. [Add your contact information]. Thank you in advance for your generosity to our organization!

P.S. Join the #GiveNDay conversation online and help spread the word. Every #GiveNDay post (and email) you share leading up to and on Giving Day will contribute to the success of the day!

Day of Give-N-Day Email

Subject: TODAY

Dear _______:

Today is the day we've all been waiting for: Today is Nicholls State University Give-N-Day! Please join me and the rest of the Nicholls community in supporting students and what you love most about the Nicholls State experience.

Visit and make a gift that's meaningful to you. You can also help by being a part of the #GiveNDay conversation online. Here’s how you can make a HUGE difference today:

  • Make a donation [link to your Give-N-Day page!]
  • Spread the word. Text a friend. Forward this email. Post on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #GiveNDay. Oh, and you can also just tell someone in person – that works, too.

Thank you in advance for joining me and making a difference in the lives of Nicholls students!

Post Give-N-Day Email

Subject: Thank You


Thank you for supporting Nicholls State University's inaugural Give-N-Day! The success of this historic endeavor would not have been possible without your support. Yesterday, gifts of all sizes came together and will provide valuable scholarships, academic and athletic opportunities, and countless programs and experiences for our students that will strengthen Nicholls State University.

Thank you again!