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Jake Gibbs Letterwinner Walk

$559,490
55%
Raised toward our $1,000,000 Goal
98 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on March 02, at 12:00 AM CST
Project Owners

Jason

Baker

$100

Feb 24, 2016

Janice

Saunders

$25

Feb 24, 2016

Kevin

McMahon

$1,000

Feb 16, 2016

Calvin

McElreath

$100

Feb 16, 2016

Ole Miss Alumni Association

M-Club Alumni Chapter

$500,000

Feb 02, 2016

Jake

Gibbs

$500

Feb 02, 2016

Walter

Gex IV

$100

Feb 02, 2016

Rick

Zibilich

$1,000

Jan 24, 2016

Arthur Jernigan

In Memory of Bill Barry

$100

Jan 21, 2016

Art Bressler

In Memory of Bill Barry

$100

Jan 13, 2016

Al

Free

$100

Dec 27, 2015

John & Donna

McCommon

$25,000

Dec 18, 2015

Joseph

Meadows

$500

Dec 18, 2015

Jerry

Lee

$200

Dec 18, 2015

Kay

Tyler

$100

Dec 18, 2015

John

Manatis

$20

Dec 18, 2015

William

Starr

$500

Dec 18, 2015

Sharon

Flowers

$40

Dec 18, 2015

Joyce

Gibbs

$250

Dec 18, 2015

Jeanine

Robertson

$150

Dec 18, 2015

Brian

Becker

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Robert

Higginbotham

$100

Dec 18, 2015

James

Wright

$100

Dec 18, 2015

James

Colmer

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Shirley

Crawford

$200

Dec 18, 2015

Bryan

Farmer

$250

Dec 18, 2015

Billy

Elkins

$100

Dec 18, 2015

James

Pittman

$20

Dec 18, 2015

Samuel

Field

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Joseph

Durst

$150

Dec 18, 2015

Ed and Betsy

Holcomb

$100

Dec 18, 2015

C.A.

Miller III

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Kenneth

Lyons

$200

Dec 18, 2015

Tommy

Taylor

$100

Dec 18, 2015

J. Davis

Trott

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Daniel

Jordan

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Robert

Elliott

$100

Dec 18, 2015

Robert

Canada

$100

Dec 18, 2015

David

Strang

Undisclosed Amount

Dec 06, 2015

Terry

Miller

$100

Dec 03, 2015

Peter

Schild

$50

Oct 27, 2015

Frank

Carbone

$50

Oct 25, 2015

Ralph

Bondi

$100

Oct 25, 2015

Tammy, Len & Trey

Milcowitz

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 23, 2015

Marc

Shabot

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 22, 2015

Michael

Peck

$50

Oct 22, 2015

Louis and Lucia

Brandt

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 20, 2015

Frank O.

Crosthwait

$1,000

Oct 20, 2015

Bert

Allen

$500

Oct 20, 2015

Arthur W.

Doty

$500

Oct 20, 2015

Raymond M.

Dearman

$1,000

Oct 20, 2015

Edward

Peters

$25

Oct 20, 2015

John N.

Palmer

$1,000

Oct 20, 2015

Frank H.

Jones

$50

Oct 20, 2015

Carroll A.

Kemp, Jr.

$250

Oct 20, 2015

Larry

Grantham

$25

Oct 20, 2015

Bela J.

Chain, Jr.

$100

Oct 20, 2015

Eugene

Van Cleve, Jr.

$50

Oct 20, 2015

Will and Rebecca

Thompson

$100

Oct 20, 2015

William

Rogers

$150

Oct 20, 2015

Billy F.

Nicholas

$50

Oct 20, 2015

Edwin C.

Neely III

$25

Oct 20, 2015

Allen

Musselwhite

$100

Oct 20, 2015

Billy

Keyes

$500

Oct 20, 2015

W.B. and Clair

Gurley

$25

Oct 20, 2015

D. Ward

Brister

$50

Oct 20, 2015

Tom and Frances

Brady

$100

Oct 20, 2015

George

Arrington

$100

Oct 20, 2015

Warner

Alford

$500

Oct 20, 2015

David

Ray

$1,000

Oct 20, 2015

James

Johnson, Jr.

$100

Oct 20, 2015

W. Cliff

Ford

$100

Oct 20, 2015

Clyde

Edwards, Jr.

$1,000

Oct 20, 2015

Lawrence

Chandler

$200

Oct 20, 2015

Eugene

Gifford, Jr.

$100

Oct 20, 2015

In Memory of

Ottis B. Crocker

$100

Oct 20, 2015

james

galyean

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 15, 2015

Patty & Will

Lewis

$1,000

Oct 15, 2015

Joe

George

$100

Oct 12, 2015

Richard

Glaze

$100

Oct 12, 2015

Gerald

Walton

$35

Oct 09, 2015

Jamie

Morris

$100

Oct 08, 2015

Bob

Boteler

$100

Oct 07, 2015

gail

whittenberger

$1,000

Oct 06, 2015

Barney

Rapp

$1,000

Oct 06, 2015

warren

sherman

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 06, 2015

Bobby

Atkinson

$100

Oct 02, 2015

Barry

Gaddis

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 02, 2015

Anonymous

$25

Oct 02, 2015

Marvin

Vernon

$100

Oct 02, 2015

Jay

Steen

$250

Oct 02, 2015

William

Griffin

$900

Oct 01, 2015

William

Griffin

$100

Oct 01, 2015

Chip

Moreland

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 01, 2015

Troy

Simon

$100

Oct 01, 2015

Gary

Oakley

Undisclosed Amount

Oct 01, 2015

Jeffrey

Butler

$100

Sep 30, 2015

Amanda

Tailyour

$1,000

Sep 29, 2015
Levels
Choose a giving level

$50

Grenada County Standout

While the Grenada County standout was courted by many universities, it was an Ole Miss win on November 15, 1952 against Maryland that tipped the scales for Jake to head to Oxford.

$100

Two-Sport All-American

At Ole Miss, Jake was a two sport All-American that led the Rebel baseball team to two SEC Championships in 1959 and 1960, and led the Rebel football team to back-to-back National Championships.

$250

New York Yankee

Jake had his best season as a Yankee in 1970, when he hit 8 homeruns and had 7 game-winning hits in 49 games.

$500

Ole Miss Baseball Coach

In 1972, Gibbs coached Ole Miss to the SEC Championship and to an appearance in Omaha. He was also named Southeastern Conference Coach of the Year. His 485 wins rank second all-time at Ole Miss.

$1,000

Living Legend

Gibbs was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1995, and continues to be known as one of the greatest Ole Miss athletes of all time.

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