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Murray State crowdfunding campaign raises more than $19K for student scholarships

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Murray State University announced Tuesday that its #RacerHolidays crowdfunding campaign has raised $19,391 to create 39 new student scholarships and study spaces.

MSU ran the campaign from Dec. 6 to Dec. 31 as a series of online challenges for different groups, in which each group was challenged to match the previous group's donations. They were: Dunker’s Challenge for Students ($1,888), Faculty/Staff Challenge ($4,178), Alumni Challenge ($8,470) and Library/Athletics Challenge ($4,855). 

The campaign was featured on all the university’s social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and YouTube.

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