U of M giving soars to new heights
Thanks to you, the University of Minnesota has some really big numbers to report this year: More than 78,000 supporters collectively donated a record-breaking $351 million to U of M causes closest to their hearts. From raptor rehab to cancer therapy, those dollars are helping life-changing programs take off. U leaders, faculty, and students are thinking big, too: Our new strategic plan calls for the University to play a preeminent role in solving society’s grand challenges. Read on to discover how philanthropy helps us make the world a better place by setting the bar higher than ever.
—Eric Kaler, Ph.D. ’82, U of M President
Jerry and Cathie Fischer’s scholarship helps students become global citizens. Read more
Gift of 140 acres provides space for students to explore the natural world. Read more
Three cheers for supporters who raised $220 million to keep kids healthy. Read more
Donors put student wellness at the center of their gift to the U's Crookston campus. Read more
Contributions to U Athletics campaign aim for Nothing Short of Greatness. Read more