Q. Can I make a donation to the “Crisafi Challenge” on this website?

A. Yes.  Wherever you see a “DONATE NOW” button, will take you directly to the College of Pharmacy donation page where you can make your donation.


Q. How do I know that my donation will be used for scholarships?

A. Every penny donated to the “Crisafi Challenge” is applied to scholarships for needy students who are candidates for the Pharm.D. program at UFCOP.


Q. Are the donations made to the “Crisafi Challenge” tax deductible?

A. Yes. They are 100% tax deductible.


Q. I know the company I work for matches charitable donations. What must I do to get them to match my donation to the “Crisafi Challenge”?

A: Contact your employer and find out what their process is for matching donations. Many companies have a form that you need to fill out. Contact the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs (352-273-6605) if you need any information and be sure to let us know that your employer is matching your gift!


Q. I noticed that there is a “Donor Testimonial” page on the website.  How do I send in my testimonial?

A. There are three ways to send your testimonial.

  1.  Click on the “WRITE YOUR OWN TESTIMONIAL BUTTON.  It will take you to the form. Complete all of the required fields and write your testimonial in your own words. There is no limit to the number of words.
  2. Send it by email directly to Dr. Bob, bobcr@comcast.net and attach a photo of yourself to the email. Write your testimonial in your own words. There is no limit to the number of words.
  3. Send it by email to Elizabeth Zipper, Director of Development COP, zipper@cop,ufl.edu and attach a photo of yourself to the email. Write your testimonial in your own words. There is no limit to the number of words.

Q. How do I send in my photo for the testimonial, and can I send in a couples photo if I’m donating with my spouse or friend?

A. Refer to the answer above, and you can absolutely send in a couples photo.


Q. Do I have to send a testimonial?

A.  Sending in a testimonial is optional, however, we strongly encourage all donors to write a testimonial explaining why they donated to the “Crisafi Challenge”. These testimonials encourage others, who have never donated, to make their first donation.