Social Media


Spread the word about #CanisiusGivingDay on your personal social media platforms.
Post your own Canisius College story on Facebook, tweet why you give back, or post a selfie or picture from your time at Canisius and highlight what Canisius means to you!
Be sure to include #CanisiusGivingDay in your posts so others can see them!

Not sure what to say? We’ve made it easy for you!


Twitter Posts

Pre-Event

  • Help write a Canisius story for a current Griff! Make your gift to @CanisiusCollege on 4.3.19. #CanisiusGivingDay Canisiusgivingday.com

Day Of

  • Today is #CanisiusGivingDay! Let’s all come together – share our Canisius stories – and give back to help write a chapter in the storybooks of current Griffs. Canisiusgivingday.com
  • #MyCanisiusStory began when ___________. My support of @CanisiusCollege today shows what Canisius means to me. Join me in supporting #CanisiusGivingDay and together WE CAN help write countless stories.
  • #CanisiusGivingDay is happening now! Whose story will you help write? Canisiusgivingday.com
  • The more people who come together, the more stories WE CAN write. Make your gift now! Canisiusgivingday.com #CanisiusGivingDay
  • [Insert your personal Canisius story.] This is #MyCanisiusStory! Join me in giving back today, so that the next generation of stories can be written. Canisiusgivingday.com
  • #MyCanisiusStory began the day I become a Griff. And this campus became my home. That’s why I’m giving back to @CanisiusCollege today. Join me! #CanisiusGivingDay Canisiusgivingday.com

Post-Event

  • Thank you to everyone who made #CanisiusGivingDay a success. Together, we proved that our stories are powerful, and thanks to YOU, countless stories can now be written. canisiusgivingday.com

Facebook Posts

Pre-Event

  • My Canisius story began when [insert when your story began]! My story was possible thanks to the generosity of those who came before me. Please join me in giving back to Canisius on April 3, during the college’s 4th annual #CanisiusGivingDay. Together, WE CAN help write countless stories for current Griffs! #MyCanisiusStory #CanisiusGivingDay Canisiusgivingday.com 

    Day Of

    • #MyCanisiusStory began the day I became a Griff. And this campus became my home. That’s why I’m giving back today! Join me!  [@ your former classmates] #CanisiusGivingDay Canisiusgivingday.com
    • I just participated in #CanisiusGivingDay. #MyCanisiusStory is such an important chapter in my book, and I want current and future Griffs to have the same opportunities here that I did. #CanisiusGivingDay Canisiusgivingday.com
    • Today is #CanisiusGivingDay! The more Griffs who come together, the more stories we can write. Join me in making a big difference. Canisiusgivingday.com
    • Canisius means the world to me. It’s where I [met my spouse/ fell in love with XXXXX, traveled to XXXXX, etc.] It’s where a significant chapter of my book was written. Today, I’m proud to support Canisius to help write a chapter in the storybooks of current Griffs. Whose story will you help write? #CanisiusGivingDay #MyCanisiusStory Canisiusgivingday.com
    • Every gift made to @CanisiusCollege on #CanisiusGivingDay will help write a chapter in the Canisius storybooks of current and future Griffs. Let’s all come together and celebrate our Canisius stories by helping to write someone else’s. #MyCanisiusStory Canisiusgivingday.com

    Post-Event

    • Because of YOU, #CanisiusGivingDay broke records. And more importantly, because of YOU, countless stories can now be written. Canisiusgivingday.com 

    LinkedIn Posts

    Consider using LinkedIn to share the story of how Canisius prepared you for a successful career. Highlight internship opportunities and hands-on learning experiences that were afforded to you as a Canisius student. Don’t forget to use #MyCanisiusStory and #CanisiusGivingDay in your post. 

    • I just participated in #CanisiusGivingDay! Canisius is special to me because _________, and I want to help current students have the same experience I did. Support current and future Griffs by making a gift to the Canisius Fund today. canisiusgivingday.com #CanisiusGivingDay

    Instagram Content

    Join us in celebrating #CanisiusGivingDay on Instagram! Use Instagram to share your personal Canisius story (via posts or Instagram stories) to inspire others to give! Here’s some inspiration to get you started:

    • Did you meet your spouse at Canisius? 
    • Did you participate in a service-immersion trip that shaped your desire to serve?
    • Was there a professor that changed your life? Pushed you to be your best self, and helped you discover your passions? 
    • What transformed you? 
    • Post throwback photos that showcase your story.
    • Post a current picture that shows how Canisius helped you get where you are today.

    When posting on Instagram be sure to use the campaigns official hashtags, #CanisiusGivingDay and #MyCanisiusStory and encourage others to “spread the word” and support Giving Day by sharing the campaign URL: canisiusgivingday.com.