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University of Minnesota Foundation

Giving Fuels the Drive to Discover

  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    U President Eric Kaler accepted the ice bucket challenge in support of ALS research at the U. Watch the video and give:

  • U of M receives $25 million commitment

    U of M receives $25 million commitment

    This $25 million commitment, made by Land O’Lakes, Inc. and the Land O’Lakes Foundation, is one of the largest single corporate commitments in University history.
    Learn more.

  • Gifts at Work: Physics and Nanotechnology Building

    Gifts at work: Physics and Nanotechnology

    Look inside the newest facility on the Twin Cities campus.
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  • Support the U's Design Global Outreach

    Support the U's Design Global Outreach

    Give to help U of M College of Design students create clothing for children in need overseas as part of a class project. Learn more and make a gift.

  • The long lasting impact of giving

    The long lasting impact of giving

    A scholarship created 20 years ago by Kirby Puckett and Tonya Puckett Miller continues to inspire recipients to give back to their communities. Watch the video

  • Bee Lab matching gifts

    Double the impact of your gift!

    The Minnesota Honey Producers Association will match gifts up to $50,000 for any donor who makes a first gift or increases a gift to the U of M Bee Lab. Give now

  • Monthly Giving

    Monthly Giving

    A convenient way to spread your contribution over time.
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  • Support Medicine and Health

    Support medicine and health

    Your gift is an investment in a healthier tomorrow!
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More About Private Support at the U

Important information about giving to the University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota Foundation and Minnesota Medical Foundation have merged to create a single foundation, operating as the University of Minnesota Foundation. The combination of two great foundations will enhance support of excellence at the University of Minnesota, provide even greater efficiencies, and better serve University donors.

For more information, contact the University of Minnesota Foundation at 612-624-3333.

Find out how donors and the U are advancing...

Shaping Purposeful Lives
Finding Sustainable Solutions to Global Challenges
Improving Human Health Beyond Medicine
Building Social and Cultural Understanding
Creating Economic Strength

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