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  • Make a One Time Donation: Your one-time gift of $100 is enough to pay the entry fee for four high school students – connecting them with exciting, experiential, and rigorous learning! 
  • Become an Advocate for Debate: Join our monthly giving community. With your help, we will achieve “Monthly Giving, Lifelong Learning” for our amazing debaters! 
  • Sponsor the Mayors Challenge: Learn more about this exciting event from last year’s report.

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Support Learning Through Leadership 

  • Empower Young Women: Be a part of our brand-new financial literacy debates. We’re seeking women in the financial services sector to be instructors and debate judges.
  • Contribute Your Vision: We’re seeking committed leaders to become new members for advisory and young professionals board. 
  • Host a Summer Fellow: Diversify the pipeline to the law and corporate fields by hosting our debaters in your workplace for a summer fellowship. Read about the 2019 Summer Fellow’s experience at Gray Plant Mooty. 

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Judge Debates All Year Round (temporarily closed)


We depend on debate judges to make our debate tournaments possible. Judges watch debate rounds, evaluate teams on their argumentation skills, and choose a winner for each round. Opportunities to judge are subject to COVID-19-related restrictions. 

  • Financial Literacy Debate: April (suspended)
  • Spanish Debate League: March-May Weekday Evenings (suspended)
  • Somali Debate League: Apr.-Jun. Weekday Evenings (suspended)
  • Summer Camp: Jun-Jul Weekday Evenings; Weekend Mornings & Afternoons (suspended)
  • Next semester: 
    • High School Policy Debate: Sept.-Dec. Weekend Mornings & Afternoons
    • Middle School Policy Debate: Feb.-March Weekday Evenings

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