Give to the Max Day

Give to the Max Day 2021

Give to the Max Day, a Minnesota-wide day of giving for all non-profits, is set for November 18, 2021. As the University participates in Give to the Max Day each year, our hospitals will be working to raise money to continue our mission of providing access to outstanding patient care.

Give to the Max Day 2021 logo

Where to donate

Dog and cat in a field

Support companion animals

Thanks to a generous donor, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar up to $20,000.

Donate to the Lewis Small Animal Hospital today!

Hercules with a student

Support equine

Thanks to a generous donor, your donation will be matched dollar for dollar up to $5,000.

Donate to equine today!

Highlighted activities

Lewis Small Animal Hospital Pet Costume Contest

Two dogs in costumes

Pull out your pet's best costume, it's that time of the year again! Submit a photo of your pet(s) in costume to have a chance to be entered into our Give to the Max Day 2021 Costume Contest. This year, our contest will be a bracket style tournament with opportunities to vote for winners on our social media platforms. Get your friends and community to join in and don't forget to tune in on November 18 for our annoucement of the winner on Give tothe Max Day. Photo submissions will be open from October 11th - November 1 and voting will begin on November 8

Follow us on Facebook @SmallAnimalUMN and on Instagram @umnVMC to vote for our contest winner and help support the Lewis Small Animal Hospital for Give to the Max Day

Equine community video

Horse jumping in competitionThis year for Give to the Max Day the Piper Equine Hospital and the West Metro Equine Practice want to feature the talented horses in our community! Submit a video of your horse doing a trick to be included in our equine community video that will premier on or Facebook pages on November 18 for Give to the Max Day. 

Follow us on Facebook @umnEquine and @WestMetroUMN or on on Instagram @umnVMC to catch the preimer of this video at 1PM on November 18.